On Thursday, January 7th, Japan issued a state of emergency and all measures were called to prevent further outbreak of the coronavirus. Following all strict guidelines enforced by the country and by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, each performance was carefully monitored to follow all preventative measures: each performance ended by 8:00pm, “Savior Masks” (face masks) were distributed to all fans who came to the show and were to be worn on top of the mask each fan originally had on, etc.Continue reading BABYMETAL Announce 10 BABYMETAL BUDOKAN WORLD PREMIERE Livestream
Download Festival UK have just added 37 new bands to 2020’s line-up!
The new additions include Volbeat, Killswitch Engage, Babymetal, The Pretty Reckless, Airbourne, Skillet, Baroness, Lit, Bush, Wednesday 13, British Lion, Electric Wizard, Periphery, Obituary, Pup and many more! See poster above for the full list.
The festival takes place 12-14th June 2020.
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Japanese dance-metal sensation BABYMETAL has released their third LP METAL GALAXY via earMUSIC.
To celebrate, the band will be playing a sold-out Los Angeles show this evening at The Forum where they are bringing their huge, Japanese arena production to North America for the first time. The show is one of the final shows in a month-and-a-half long US tour. The band will continue their world domination as they head back home for their sold-out arena tour in Japan in November and European headline dates to follow in 2020. Find full live dates here.
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BABYMETAL’s forthcoming 3rd Album “METAL GALAXY” will be released worldwide simultaneously on October 11th. Three and a half years after the release of their previous album ‘METAL RESISTANCE’, this new offering is based on the concept of “The Odyssey of METAL GALAXY”.
BABYMETAL has performed all over the world, appearing as guests and joining tours with many household name artists including METALLICA, JUDAS PRIEST and LADY GAGA, energetically exploring the world.
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Hot off the back of their GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL debut on THE OTHER STAGE yesterday, Japanese Dance-Metal sensation BABYMETAL share the video for new song ‘PA PA YA!!’.
Filmed over the weekend during their two back to back ‘THE SUN ALSO RISES’ performances at the YOKOHAMA ARENA in Japan, the video features an appearance from Thai rapper F.HERO who guests on the track.
Check out the video for ‘PA PA YA!!’ here: https://youtu.be/oO7Y8NsnkRg
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BABYMETAL have confirmed their release of a Distortion 12” vinyl worldwide on November 23rd, including a special version as part of Record Store Day Black Friday in the US and Canada.
Their song, “Distortion” was released with sudden surprise in this May.
In showing their new “DARK SIDE” on stage during their world tour, BABYMETAL’s performance of “Distortion” had upsurged the audience in US and Europe.
In addition to the studio recording, the new vinyl includes the recording of their live performance at Download Festival 2018 (UK) on June 9th.
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