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  1. Sarah Brightman's Upcoming Album HYMN to Include New Recording...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    composer, classically-trained pianist, rock drummer, and leader of the rock group X JAPAN--also plays piano on the new recording. YOSHIKI was invited by Brightman to collaborate on "Miracle"for the new album, placing YOSHIKI in the company of her ...

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  2. X Japan hopes new album will lead to elusive success in WestRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    Legendary Japanese rock band X Japan is hoping its new album will find success in the U.S. now that there is more interest in the West in music from Asia. X Japan leader Yoshiki said Thursday that America wasn't ready for Asian rock music when he moved there 25 years ago, but now people there seem to enjoy pop and rock from Japanese, South Korean and Chinese artists.

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  3. Japanese rock star Yoshiki poses during a Press conference in Tokyo, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Legendary Japanese rock band X Japan is hoping its new album will find success in the U.S. now that there is more interest in the West in music from Asia. X Japan leader Yoshiki said Thursday that America wasn't ready for Asian rock music when he moved there 25 years ago, but now people there seem to enjoy pop and rock from Japanese, South Korean and Chinese artists.

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  4. X-Japan guitarist Pata to visit Korea for concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | English Dong-A

    Japan guitarist Pata to visit Korea for concert. July. 13, 2018 07:49. imi@donga.com.

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  5. Lynyrd Skynyrd hits the big screen in 'If I Leave Here Tomorrow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... films on the Rolling Stones, Backstreet Boys, Scott Walker, Jaco Pistorius and the Japanese arena-metal band X Japan. He'll follow If I Leave Here Tomorrow with projects about Judy Garland and the Smiths. If I Leave Here Tomorrow will get its Tampa ...

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  6. Video: Marilyn Manson - "Cry Little Sister"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Spin

    ... a with his notorious cover of Eurythmics' "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)." He performed that cover with metal band X Japan at Coachella in April.

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  7. This is what happened at the rest of Coachella while Beyonce performedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | The Daily Republic

    ... to perform at the same time as Beyonce - rock trio Highly Suspect and long-standing and beloved Japanese metal band X Japan, the latter one of the world's biggest rock bands outside of the U.S. Rock 'n' roll, then, became the anti-Beyonce. Although ...

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  8. Marilyn Manson joins forces with X Japan and covers Eurythmics at Coachella3:03 pm - Apr 23, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | NME

    Marilyn Manson made a surprise appearance at Coachella over the weekend, joining Japanese metal icons X Japan during their set at the festival. The surprise appearance from the shock-rocker saw Manson performing the Eurythmics' 'Sweet Dreams ', where he was joined by X Japan's Yoshiki on piano.

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  9. Coachella 2018, the year Beyonc reigned, was a historic moment for the festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | WHAS11

    ... amazing" and would have been worth the wait even in Sunday's heat. The internationally popular Japanese metal band X Japan added a third guest performer, Marilyn Manson, and generated long conversations about their merits compared to Beyonc on ...

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  10. Coachella 2018: Watch Marilyn Manson and X Japan Perform "Sweet ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Spin

    Last night, Marilyn Manson joined legendary metal band X Japan on stage at Coachella . Together, the acts performed a stripped-down version of Manson's infamous cover of Eurythmics ' "Sweet Dreams ."

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  11. X Japan's Yoshiki Speaks on Marilyn Manson and Bouncing Back From Neck SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | LA Weekly

    An appearance by Marilyn Manson at Coachella? Sold. Yoshiki, the leader of rock band X Japan, has pulled it off, too.

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  12. Watch: Wes Borland shares more videos of collab with Travis BarkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    ... forthcoming. Borland has had an eventful week. In addition to the Barker news, he performed with Japanese metal band X Japan at Coachella last weekend, and as previously reported, he's apparently in a feud with Aaron Lewis of Staind . Barker, ...

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  13. Marilyn Manson says he was "banned" from CoachellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Marilyn Manson is performing at Coachella this weekend with Japanese metal band X Japan , and it will apparently be a momentous occasion for the famed shock rocker. According to Manson, he was actually banned from the California festival.

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  14. Weather warning issued for Coachella 2018 weekend two campersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | NME

    ... Meanwhile, yesterday it was announced that Marilyn Manson would be attending Coachella this weekend to join the band X Japan on stage - after he revealed that he had previously been banned from the festival . Manson tweeted that the group's drummer ...

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  15. Marilyn Manson's Coachella ban claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Northfield News

    ... star will take to the stage at the California-based music extravaganza alongside his "great friend" Yoshiki's band X Japan, and admitted he "never thought" he would perform there after once being prohibited from playing at the spectacle. He wrote on ...

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  16. Marilyn Manson says he was banned from CoachellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | NME

    The shock-rocker took to Instagram last night to announce that he will be joining Japanese metal band X Japan for their set at the second weekend of Coachella this coming Saturday . Manson has since elaborated on Twitter, tweeting that the group's drummer and leader Yoshiki had extended the invitation, before teasing: "You don't want to miss this one".

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  17. Marilyn Manson to perform at Coachella with X JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    The famed shock rocker will perform this Saturday with Japanese metal band X Japan during the California festival's second weekend. During X Japan's first-weekend Coachella set, the band was joined by Limp Bizkit 's Wes Borland and Guns N' Roses guitarist Richard Fortus .

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  18. Marilyn Manson joining X Japan at Coachella weekend 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Brooklynvegan

    Coachella 2018 weekend one is a wrap , and weekend two begins in two days . If the set times are anything like weekend one, it means Beychella overlaps with popular Japanese heavy metal band X Japan .

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  19. Yoshiki of superstars X Japan talks about band's debut at US festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    Coachella debut, Marilyn Manson, an English album, neck surgery and the dangers of head banging: Yoshiki of X Japan opens up The main songwriter and drummer of the famed Japanese rock group talks about their first new album since 1996, playing a tough slot at the upcoming Coachella festival and why he no longer head bangs More than 25 years after X Japan first attempted to conquer the US market, the metal heads are trying again - and recent events, at first glance, do not appear auspicious. Yoshiki Hayashi, the fiercely energetic drummer and principal songwriter of the rockers who were superstars in 1980s Japan, last year urgently had an operation on his neck that was severely damaged from years of head banging .

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  20. Paul Mann: Coachella Continues Tradition of Bringing World Music to Young American AudienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Noozhawk

    ... there are some fine rockers on the bill. Making a rare appearance in the United States, the hard rock band X Japan will appear both weekends at the festival. The veteran group has been rocking their homeland since 1982. X Japan has released five ...

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