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Are Crossfaith rock's last true believers?

Oct 25, 2017

Are Crossfaith rock's last true believers?

by Patrick ST. Michel

Crossfaith is experiencing an existential rock 'n' roll crisis. It's not stopping them from partying like rock stars, though. "I'm a bit hung over," vocalist Kenta Koie tells me as our interview starts. He was out drinking the night before with programmer and keyboardist Terufumi ...

British blues, rock legend Joe Cocker dies of lung cancer

Dec 23, 2014

British blues, rock legend Joe Cocker dies of lung cancer

British blues and rock legend Joe Cocker, whose hits included "You Are So Beautiful" and "Up Where We Belong," and whose contortionist style of performance was memorably parodied by John Belushi on "Saturday Night Live," has died. He was 70. His London-based agent, Barrie Marshall, ...

Jul 15, 2014

Boowy vocalist Himuro announces plans for a hiatus

by Daisuke Kikuchi

Singer Kyosuke Himuro, a veteran from the world of Japanese rock, announced Sunday he'll be taking a break from stage performances. The announcement came during a performance at the Shunan City Bunka Kaikan in Yamaguchi Prefecture. Sankei Shimbun reports that the decision to take a ...