Mazda Mx-5 Miatas Sweep Lime Rock Podium

Mazda MX-5 Miatas Sweep Lime Rock PodiumAll wins are special. A few are magical. Thanks to outstanding performances by Freedom Autosport and CJ Wilson Racing, it was the second straight Mazda MX-5 Miata 1-2-3 podium sweep in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Street Tuner race this weekend. The magical part relates to the winning drivers and car.

Sony : Uverworld Rock Band Collaborated Walkman

Sony : UVERworld rock band collaborated WalkmanSony is going to release special models of their Walkman F and S series.
They are collaborating with UVERworld, a Japanese rock band that has enormous popularity among youth in Japan. The UVERworld models will be available for a limited time only from November 27 through January 10.

Sony Bandfuse: Rock Legends Out Today On Ps3

Sony BandFuse: Rock Legends Out Today on PS3BandFuse: Rock Legends takes everything that was great with plastic guitar games — addictive gameplay, the music you love, instant playability — and makes it work for real instruments on your PS3. If you ever wanted to sing, play bass, or guitar, and wished all those hours of pressing red, red, green could translate into real music, look no further.

Mazda Goes The Distance, Sponsors The Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

Mazda Goes The Distance, Sponsors The Rock 'n' Roll MarathonMazda is excited to bring its partnership with the Rock 'n' Roll marathon series as the "Official Vehicle" sponsor to Las Vegas. Racers will first see Mazda at the Health & Fitness Expo Friday and Saturday November 15 & 16 at the Las Vegas Convention Center and then again on Sunday's race day in the Starting Line Village.

Fans Mourn Closing Of Tokyo Tower Rock 'n' Roll Wax Museum

Fans mourn closing of Tokyo Tower rock 'n' roll wax museumIn the summer of 1966, 13-year-old Gen Fujita's father took him to Nippon Budokan to hear the first concert by a Western rock 'n' roll band at the traditional Japanese martial arts venue.

Not just any concert, either--Fujita saw four mop-topped lads from Liverpool who called themselves The Beatles.

Karesansui Dry Rock Gardens

Karesansui dry rock gardensKaresansui gardens (???) or Japanese rock gardens, became popular in Japan in the 14th century thanks to the work of a Buddhist monk, Mus? Soseki (1275–1351) who built zen gardens at the five major monasteries in Kyoto. These gardens have white sand or raked gravel in place of water, carefully arranged rocks, and sometimes rocks and sand covered with moss. Their purpose is to facilitate meditation, and they are meant to be viewed while seated on the porch of the residence of the h?j?, the abbot of the monastery. The most famous example is Ry?an-ji Temple in Kyoto.

One Ok Rock Finalize Their European & Asian Tour

ONE OK ROCK finalize their European & Asian tourONE OK ROCK will invade 12 different countries across Europe and Asia from October until December later this year.

Three of the concerts in Europe were already announced a short while ago and the tickets were sold out within minutes after they became available.

Boss Da-2 Adaptive Distortion Pedal - Rock & Metal

Roland DA-2 Adaptive DistortionGuitarist Lee Wrathe test drives some metal tones on the new Boss DA-2 Adaptive Distortion pedal.

DA-2: Adaptive Distortion : Compact distortion pedal that adapts to how – and where – you play

With standard distortion pedals, the entire signal gets processed with one effect, which can result in a muffled, indistinct sound. The Boss DA-2 compact pedal gives you perfect distortion tones across the entire range of your guitar with unrivaled clarity, using a new technology called Multi-Dimensional Processing.

Four Sony Tablet S Cradle Apps That Rock

Four Sony Tablet S cradle apps that rockBack in April, we announced the Cradle app developers contest, asking you guys to create apps that automatically launch when the Sony Tablet S is placed on a Sony Tablet S Cradle and are optimized for use with the accessory.

We received some great submissions but four of them took the cake. The winning Sony Tablet S cradle apps are … (drumroll, please) …

Indie Rock Band Metric Headlines New Campaign For All-new 2013 Acura Ilx

2013 Acura ILX to Cost Around $27,000Acura is collaborating with Indie rock band Metric as part of the marketing campaign developed to support the debut of the 2013 Acura ILX, the all-new compact luxury sedan that serves as the gateway to the Acura brand.  Built around Metric, whose evocative tracks have been featured in several popular TV programs and films, Acura has planned an extensive experiential marketing and digital program to reach Gen Y customers who are now entering the luxury automotive marketplace.

L'arc En Ciel To Rock The National Olympic Stadium

L'Arc en Ciel to rock the National Olympic StadiumL'Arc~en~Ciel will perform for the first time at the National Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, it has been announced. The band has scheduled two concerts there on May 26 and 27, aiming to perform in front of approximately 100,000 fans over the two days.

They will be only the 4th artist to hold a concert on their own there, and they will be the first band to do so.