Yoshiki Announces We Are X European Promotion Tour

Yoshiki announces We Are X European promotion tourPassion Pictures and X Japan have announced that the critically acclaimed film WE ARE X about Japan's most successful rock band of all time will be released theatrically across Europe this October.
The film's chart-topping soundtrack which boasts an impressive selection of X Japan's back catalog and the newly-released theme song, "La Venus", is currently available through Sony Music's Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music Entertainment).

Yoshiki Makes Surprise Appearance At Vogue Fashion’s Night Out 2017

Yoshiki makes surprise appearance at Vogue Fashion’s Night Out 2017On September 9, 2017, YOSHIKI made a special guest appearance during the opening ceremonies of VOGUE FASHION'S NIGHT OUT 2017, sponsored by Condé Nast Japan. The surprise performance was kept secret until 1 hour before the event, when YOSHIKI made the announcement on his official Instagram.

Yoshiki Completes Sold-out 2017 Dinner Show Tour In Tokyo

Yoshiki completes sold-out 2017 Dinner Show tour in TokyoOn Saturday, September 2nd, "EVENING WITH YOSHIKI 2017 IN NAGOYA & OSAKA & TOKYO JAPAN" ushered in its final day at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo. The sold-out tour, which began with a first-ever set in Nagoya, moved on to Osaka and Tokyo for a total of 7 shows, including the addition of a last-minute breakfast show to meet the overwhelming demand to witness a rare, intimate YOSHIKI performance. The Grand Hyatt Tokyo Ballroom — having undergone 2 months of extensive renovations — was unveiled for the first time for the YOSHIKI dinner show,where 2,400 pendant LED lights (a first-ever arrangement for a hotel in Japan) glittered brilliantly.

Yoshiki To Attend Special Screening Of "we Are X" At Anime Expo 2017

Yoshiki to attend special screening of "We Are X" at Anime Expo 2017WE ARE X--the critically acclaimed documentary film about the rock group X JAPAN from the production team behind the Oscar-winning Searching for Sugar Man--will receive a special screening at the Anime Expo in Los Angeles on Sunday, July 2 (12:00PM-2:00PM at JW Marriott, L.A. Live). The screening of WE ARE X will be followed by a live Q&A with X JAPAN’s YOSHIKI. Later that night, WE ARE X will be sponsoring the Anime Expo Masquerade & World Cosplay Summit U.S. Finals (8:00PM-10:00PM at LACC Main Events-Hall B). The Anime Expo Masquerade has been a longstanding tradition at the festival--running for over 20 years--and is a cosplay and performance competition, with one of the largest cash prizes in the country. A sight to behold, people from all around the world compete in the masquerade which is a grand showcase of cosplay and performance.

Yoshiki To Visit Paris For We Are X Film Premiere Events

Yoshiki to visit Paris for We Are X film premiere eventsX Japan leader Yoshiki will return to Paris in July for special screenings of the award-winning X Japan documentary We Are X.
On July 7, Yoshiki will appear at Japan Expo to greet fans in-person for the French premiere of the film. Information and schedules can be found at Japan Expo's website: http://www.japan-expo-paris.com/en/actualites/we-are-x-yoshiki-presente-le-documentaire-sur-la-legende-x-japan_104971.htm

X Japan's Yoshiki Completes Surgery, Begins Recovery In Los Angeles

X Japan's Yoshiki Completes Surgery, Begins Recovery in Los AngelesYoshiki of X Japan underwent surgery for cervical artificial disc replacement on Tuesday (USA time), May 16th, 2017, at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. The operation was concluded successfully.
Diagnosed as having “cervical foraminal stenosis” (radiculopathy of the left arm and herniated discs at the C5-C6 levels) due to his intense drumming style, his artificial disc replacement surgery required several hours of highly intricate skills by Dr. Neel Anand. Yoshiki is currently in stable condition. According to the doctor, he will have difficulty using his voice for a while after the surgery. He should regain his regular voice within the coming months as recovery progresses.

Yoshiki Reveals Special Collaboration Yoshikiss T-shirt

Yoshiki reveals special collaboration YOSHIKISS T-ShirtYoshiki -- drummer, pianist, composer, and producer of X Japan -- has revealed a special, limited-edition collaboration YOSHIKISS T-shirt on his official web store: https://shop.yoshiki.net
Fans can also pick up rare goods from Yoshiki's recent sold-out Yoshiki Classical Special concerts at Carnegie Hall.