The Final Rockstars are right here. As revealed this week, X Japan bandleader Yoshiki has shaped a brand new supergroup with three different main gamers from Japan’s rock scene.
Certainly, they’re known as The Final Rockstars. And along with Yoshiki, the band contains Hyde (L’arc-en-Ciel, Vamps), Sugizo (Luna Sea) and the guitarist Miyavi.
A pair of premiere singles from The Final Rockstars, “Psycho Love” and “The Final Rockstars,” had been teased in a video this week (Nov. 11), as Blabbermouth reported.
Watch the video down towards the underside of this put up.
The Final Rockstars will debut onstage with world tour dates beginning in 2023.
From a press launch:
YOSHIKI has a number of monumental accomplishments underneath his belt each because the chief of X JAPAN and as an achieved solo artist. He has been named “one of the vital influential musicians and composers in Japanese historical past” by Consequence of Sound and has composed Hollywood movie soundtracks, a concerto for the Emperor of Japan, and the official theme track for the Golden Globe Awards. He has carried out on the world’s biggest levels together with Madison Sq. Backyard, Wembley Enviornment, Coachella Music Pageant, and Carnegie Corridor. Along with his music, YOSHIKI has been internationally acknowledged for his philanthropy, and was awarded a Medal of Honor by the Japanese authorities.
HYDE is internationally acknowledged because the vocalist for L’arc-en-Ciel, VAMPS, and as a profitable solo artist. L’Arc-en-Ciel has bought over 40 million albums worldwide, headlined Madison Sq. Backyard, and had been additionally the primary rock band to headline Japan Nationwide Stadium. HYDE has additionally had nice success touring internationally as a solo artist.
SUGIZO has labored and carried out globally as a member of LUNA SEA, X JAPAN, and U.Okay.’s JUNO REACTOR, a gaggle credited with creating psychedelic trance. As a solo artist he has been pursuing his distinctive type of digital music whereas creating for a number of film and theater soundtracks.
MIYAVI “The Samurai Guitarist” has enthralled the world along with his transcendent unconventional “slap type” of taking part in his guitar, which has taken him world wide 9 instances to tour in over 30 nations. In 2014 he made his debut as a Hollywood actor in Unbroken. He was the primary Japanese public determine to be featured in GUCCI’s world marketing campaign, and has been appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador for UNCHR, offering help for refugees.
See The Final Rockstars tour dates underneath the video. For data on fan presales and VIP packages, go to thelastrockstars.web. The band’s two singles are anticipated to be launched quickly.
The Final Rockstars Preview
The Final Rockstars Tour Dates
Jan. 26, 2023 – Tokyo, Japan @ Ariake Enviornment
Jan. 27, 2023 – Tokyo, Japan @ Ariake Enviornment
Jan. 29, 2023 – Tokyo, Japan @ Tokyo Backyard
Jan. 30, 2023 – Tokyo, Japan @ Tokyo Backyard
Feb. 4, 2023 – New York, N.Y. @ Hammerstein
Feb. 10, 2024 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ Palladium