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  1. Yoshiki Sets Record Bid to Benefit Grammy Foundation and MusicaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    DECEMBER 10, 2014 - Yoshiki, composer, pianist, drummer and bandleader of one of the biggest global bands X JAPAN participated in the Grammy FoundationA and MusiCaresA second annual Charitybuzz VIP experience auction. Yoshiki's VIP fan experience was originally to be awarded to just one bidder, but in an effort to maximize fundraising and recognize the generosity of his fans, he ultimately decided to award the two highest bidders.

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  2. A Robot Named 'Pepper' Is The Future Of Electronic OrchestrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Switched

    Critics have been bemoaning the death of orchestra for some time, and -- judging by the not too rosy reality faced by many of America's symphonies and philharmonics -- the general public is all but ready to toss the dirt on classical's coffin. We suggest orchestra directors go the way of Hatsune Miku or Yoshiki and introduce some advanced technology into the mix.

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  3. X-Japan leave the drama on stage at Madison Square GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... tragic drama other than X-Japan . Sorry, Def Leppard doesn't even cut it on that note. Founded by childhood friends, Yoshiki and Toshi , X-Japan basically set the standards of the Visual-kei movement. Throughout their career, there were suicides ( ...

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  4. X Japan deliver legendary performance at historic MSG showRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    X Japan, one of the most popular bands from Japan of all time, played an historic one-off concert at Madison Square Garden Saturday, Oct. 11 as part of New York Super Week. Yoshiki, Toshi, Pata, Heath and Sugizo rocked the venue with a pyrotechnic-heavy concert that lasted three hours and featured classic tunes and a couple of new songs.

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  5. Japan's Biggest Rock Band Is Planning To Incept Your BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Switched

    ... set on the American market. Ahead of the glam rock band's Oct. 11 appearance at Madison Square Garden, lead singer Yoshiki chatted with HuffPost about the grand plan to conquer the West. This isn't the band's first trip stateside. In 1992, you tried ...

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  6. X Japan's Incredible Ride: Meet Rock's Most Flamboyant SurvivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | RollingStone

    The genial, engaging voice of Yoshiki Hayashi, drummer-pianist-songwriter of Japanese rock icons X, softens and dissipates as if he's pausing to shake his head on the other end of the phone line. We've been talking about this Saturday's show at Madison Square Garden, only the second his band now known worldwide as "X Japan" have ever played in New York City.

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  7. Review: X Japan at Yokohama ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Japan Times

    One of the biggest Japanese rock bands ever, X Japan are responsible for spearheading the visual- kei movement in the early 1990s. The band is known for its classical-infused speed metal and ballads, a combination mostly attributed to drummer, pianist and leader Yoshiki Hayashi's guiding sensibilities.

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  8. Interview with Yoshiki of X Japan on the band's Madison Square Garden debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    X Japan makes their debut at Madison Square Garden Saturday, Oct. 11. For tickets and show merchandise, visit www.xjapanmusic.com and www.yoshiki.net. For Yoshiki Hayashi, this Saturday will go down in J-rock history as one of the biggest bands in Asia makes their debut at Madison Square Garden .

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  9. Otakon has one of its biggest yearsRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... There was even lines that stretched around the building on Sunday, but this was for a completely different reason. Yoshiki of X Japan was performing a classical concert and people were lined up to get in to see him perform. Hoping for a good seat ...

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