X JAPAN Releasing Their First Album After 20 Years on March 11th! CD Release Event “#XDAY” Announced!
You might remember X JAPAN from their performance at Madison Square Garden in New York last year. At the main stage of “JAPAN EXPO” in Paris, France, on July 4th, The band leader, YOSHIKI, announced they are releasing their first studio album in 20 years on March 11th 2016.
Also, another concert project will be held on March 12th at a traditional venue in UK, as legendary as Madison Square Garden in US, SSE ARENA, WEMBLEY. At the same time, there will be a documentary film on X JAPAN published at the concert. This is the first X JAPAN concert in 4 years and the tickets are out as announced.
The details on the documentary have not been out since Madison Square Garden press conference last year, but now that the dates are out, the album and documentary release will be a long-awaited moment for fans.
John Battsek, an Academy Award winning producer, enthusiastically approached the band , and the documentary is being filmed as a Hollywood movie under the direction of Stephen Kijak, who directed “Stones in Exile”, a documentary on ROLLING STONES.
Next week on July 11th, Yoshiki and Toshi will give an acoustic performance at “HYPER JAPAN” held in O2. After the performance they will release the trailer of the film and there will be a talk show on the documentary.
Event tickets will be out as announced.
Official website: http://www.xjapanmusic.com
Official website: http://www.yoshiki.net