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  1. 'Indistinguishable photons' key to advancing quantum technologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | EurekAlert!

    ... of two photons emitted from a luminescence center in GaAs:N," is authored by Michio Iwezawa, Liao Zhang, Yoshiki Sakuma and Yasuaki Masumoto. The article will appear in the journal Applied Physics Letters on April 11, 2017 (DOI: 10.1063/1.4979520). ...

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  2. X Japan returns to London with an one-off showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Reuters

    Yoshiki reveals he is working in new songs with Marilyn Manson for a long-awaited new album. Rough Cut.

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  3. Japanese rock band X Japan dazzles fans at London showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Legendary Japanese rock band X Japan dazzled fans at London's Wembley stadium on Saturday with a live show, hot on the heels of the UK premier of 'We Are X', an award-winning documentary about the band. Designer Yoshiki, leader of Japan's band "X Japan," plays drums during his Spring/Summer 2017 collection show for his brand YOSHIKIMONO at Tokyo Fashion Week in Tokyo, Japan October 17, 2016.

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  4. Yoshiki: 'We had to make our own world'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Yoshiki Hayashi hardly sleeps. The drummer, pianist, songwriter and leader of rock band X Japan has been in and out of the country constantly these past few months, promoting his band's new documentary film, "We Are X." At the same time he has been performing solo concerts, recording and squeezing in all the things the rest of us simply recognize as everyday life.

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  5. BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Yoshiki With the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie HallRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Yoshiki, songwriter, drummer/percussionist, classically-trained pianist and the creative force of the rock group X JAPAN, performed "Yoshiki Classical Special featuring Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra" on January 12 and 13, 2017 at Carnegie Hall 's Stern Auditorium. Check out a first look at highlights below! For the Carnegie Hall concert, Yoshiki will perform his original compositions alongside the world-renowned Tokyo Philharmonic as well as several works from the traditional Classical repertoire.

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  6. Japanese Metal Icon Yoshiki Goes Classical at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The New York Observer

    X Japan drummer Yoshiki is one of the biggest rock stars from one of the biggest bands that you don't know. While X Japan have sold over 30 million records, predominately in their native Japan, the group's thrashy, symphonic metal has earned them a strong cult following in America and Europe.

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  7. Yoshiki (X Japan) Performs Live At Paste Studios in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The performance will be airing via Facebook Live and will be available to view on the Paste magazine website later this week . Later this week, on January 12 and 13, YOSHIKI will bring his classical show "YOSHIKI CLASSICAL SPECIAL Featuring Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra" to Carnegie Hall 's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage in New York.

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  8. X Japan's 'La Venus' Up for 2017 'Best Original Song' OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... hope will be considered for a nomination for best song from a feature film at this year's Academy Awards." Watch as YOSHIKI describes "LA VENUS" and its role in the film WE ARE X( here ). WE ARE X is a transcendent and beautifully shot rock & roll ...

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  9. Review: Genee International Ballet Competition 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | The Age

    ... Thomas Boyd to music by Brahms. A single choreographic award, judged earlier, for a clever, engaging solo was won by Yoshiki Noborisaka and dance by Kanon Kondo, from Japan. The whole event, organised by the London-based Royal Academy of Dance, was ...

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  10. Review: Yoshiki at Tokyo International ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Despite being billed as a solo tour, X Japan's Yoshiki Hayashi's "Yoshiki Classical" tour is undoubtedly deeply rooted in the lore of one of the biggest rock acts of the country. The concert at Tokyo International Forum on Dec. 6 was packed with tear-jearkers, highlighting a career - and life - filled with both triumph and tragedy.

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  11. Yoshiki to Appear in Concert with Tokyo Philharmonic OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Yoshiki, songwriter, drummer/percussionist, classically-trained pianist and the creative force of the rock group X JAPAN, announced a special concert event: "Yoshiki Classical Special featuring Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra." The classical concerts will take place on January 12 and 13, 2017 at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium "I began taking piano lessons and music theory at age four, and became interested in classical works by Beethoven and Schubert," explains Yoshiki.

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  12. X Japan's Yoshiki Talks Defying Expectations, Defining Success & Delivering Timeless MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Billboard

    Yoshiki has been renowned as a musical innovator for nearly four decades as the leader and a co-founder of the heavy metal band X Japan , a classical pianist, composer, drummer and music producer. Having shaped his career contrary to conventional "success," he remembers some of his most important moments as those of disproving what anyone told him could not be done.

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  13. Yoshiki prepares for classical tour amid a new appreciation for his legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | The Japan Times

    A new look: Yoshiki's career has been long and filled with highs and lows. This year, however, has provided a particular bright spot with the release of the documentary film 'We Are X,' which has examined his band, X Japan, in a positive new light.

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  14. Annette Kellerman's Interivew With Japanese Rock Star Yoshiki and We are X Director Stephen KijakRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Ain't It Cool News

    I got to interview a Japanese rock star. Yoshiki, the leader/drummer of the legendary band X Japan was in Austin to promote the release of Stephen Kijak and Drafthouse Film's WE ARE X, a documentary about the stories behind the iconic group of mysterious and flamboyant musicians.

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  15. We Are X': soulful documentary of Japanese heavy metal bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | SFGate

    A misfit child scarred by his father's suicide, Yoshiki, trained in classical music, grew up to become a David Bowie -like man who fell to Earth. He revolutionized heavy metal music in Japan and, still going at 50, is trying to break into the American consciousness.

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  16. 'We Are X' vividly displays Japanese metal band's staying powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... music, but the movie clearly communicates their talent and global influence. Founded by composer/drummer/pianist Yoshiki and lead singer Toshi in 1982, the band has sold over 30 million records, while never truly breaking through in America. Even ...

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  17. Japanese Superstar Yoshiki Finally Gets the Rock Documentary He DeservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | LA Weekly

    Yoshiki is sitting with Marilyn Manson, Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello. Behind them is the entire Gene Simmons clan.

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  18. Drenched in fashion: It's raining kimono on Yoshiki's runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | The Japan Times

    It's raining kimono in Tokyo. Rock superstar Yoshiki kicked off Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo by sending models down the runway in sexy, reimagined kimono drenched in a downpour on Oct. 17. It may not be high fashion to purists, but such is the fame of the dyed-blonde, androgynous-looking co-founder of rock band X Japan that he opened the latest edition of Tokyo's twice-yearly style bonanza.

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  19. Review: We are X (2016) 'tragedy...Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... a new documentary about Japan's most popular rock band that formed in 1982 under the name X. Narrated by founder Yoshiki Hayashi, a classical trained pianist and drummer who formed the band with his childhood friend Toshi, the documentary takes a ...

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  20. Gene Simmons, X Japan's Yoshiki Talk Harrowing New 'We Are X' DocRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | RollingStone

    "The world was opened up for me by Kiss," said X Japan leader Yoshiki, following a brief performance on his clear grand piano while Gene Simmons stood nearby. Monday night was the Hollywood premiere of We Are X , which tells the flamboyant, frequently tragic story of the Japanese superstar act who found worldwide fame with a colorful collision of thrash metal and classical 30 years after forming in a suburb of Tokyo, the kings of Japanese glam rock are finally ready to take Madison Square Garden Directed by Stephen Kijak , the film charts the band's rocky rise to stardom, as Yoshiki and Co.

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