Outdoors rock festival 'ROCK IN JAPAN FESTIVAL 2019' will be held on August 3, 4, 10, 11, and 12 next year at Kokuei Hitachi Kaihin Kouen in Ibaraki.
The event was first held back in 2000 and has been a four-day event every year since 2014. Next year will mark it's 20th time, and to commemorate the occasion, it will be held over a period of five days.
In October, ONE OK ROCK will hold a live concert called 'ONE OK ROCK with Orchestra Japan Tour 2018' at Saitama Super Arena and Osaka-jo Hall.
For these lives, the band will be performing with a full orchestra for the very first time. The Saitama show will be held on October 20 and 21, and the Osaka show on October 30 and 31.
Rock band sads have announced that they will go on hiatus at the end of the year.
The band made this announcement on their official Twitter account. Prior to their hiatus, they are scheduled to hold a nationwide tour 'The reproduction 7th anniversary TOUR: FALLING' from July and release their new album "FALLING" at the live venues.
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Akai Kouen will be performing at the live event 'VIVA LA ROCK 2018' on May 4 at Saitama Super Arena. On this stage, they will introduce their new vocalist.
Since Fuji Chiaki (Vo) withdrew last August, Akai Kouen has been active as a 3-member band. At 'VIVA LA ROCK,' they are scheduled to perform on the 'CAVE STAGE.'
On April 17, ONE OK ROCK's Taka celebrated his 30th birthday. On the same day, actor Miura Shohei posted a photo on his Instagram account of a birthday gathering for Taka.
Miura, who is one of Taka's good friends, wrote, "Happy Birthday, taka!! It's been 10 years since we've met; it went by really fast. I am grateful to have met you. I love you taka."
ONE OK ROCK's new song "Change" will be released digitally on February 16.
"Change" is the CM song for Honda's corporate advertisement 'Go, Vantage Point.' which begins airing on February 1. It will be released on iTunes Store, Recochoku, and other music distribution sites, and it will also be available on Apple Music, Spotify, and other music subscription services.