Artist/Group Name: The Candy Spooky Theater Country: Japan Music Genre: Gothic Horror Hard Rock Summary of the band: Formed in 2003 by Jack Spooky and Peggy Giggles, the band is known for outlandish Halloween-inspired costumes and a horror theme to their songs.
[Vo.] Jack Spooky
[Ba.] Peggy Giggles
[Gu.] kal Bone Jr.
Artist/Group Name: Kenichi Ito Country: Japan Music Genre: Guitar Rock (independent artist) Summary of the band: Kenichi is a guitarist and a singer and produces other independent artists. He has worked with several other musicians, from the bands Iceman and Scarecrow with Michihiro Kuroda to having recently worked with Kotani Kinya on his latest album. His songs are both playful and shows a lot of love for his favorite guitar-heavy bands like the Rolling Stones and AC/DC. Recommended Songs:Remember 666 Super Emotion Band MASQUE-RADE
Artist/Group Name: 9GOATS BLACK OUT Country: Japan Music Genre: Alternate rock Summary of the band: Known for a uniquly dark and gloomy sound, they have been active since 2007 with a short hiatus in the middle of 2010. They are considered to be part of the nagoya kei scene.
ryo (vocals) - formerly from the bands GULLET, Galruda and D’elsquel.
hati (bass) Recommended Songs:In The Rain Sleeping Beauty
Artist/Group Name: Matenrou Opera ( 摩天楼オペラ) Country: Japan Music Genre: Symphonic metal Summary of the band: Formed in 2006 by Sono and Yuu from the band Jeniva, they started working on Matenrou Opera before Jeniva was officially disbanded. They have recently gone major as of May 6th but have confirmed that they are not changing their sound with getting picked up by a major label.
Vocal: 苑 (Sono) ＧＲＩＤＥ → Jeniva → 摩天楼オペラ
Guitar: Anzi Sylphid → Masterpiece → 摩天楼オペラ
Bass: 燿 (Yo) Endless Vanity → S.D.I → シリウス (support) → GRAVE SEED → 摩天楼オペラ
Keyboard: 彩雨 (Ayame) outburn → Ry:dia (Soh) → 摩天楼オペラ
Drums:悠 (Yu) ＧＲＩＤＥ → Marge Litch → Masterpiece, GRAVE SEED → Jeniva → 摩天楼オペラ
Guitar: 未伽 (Mika) Ancient Myth → 摩天楼オペラ→
Keyboard: 華蓮 (Karen) Masterpiece → 摩天楼オペラ→ Qualia
Summary: Coralie Clément (born in 1982 in Villefranche-sur-Saône, France) is a French singer. She was born into a family of musicians (her father was a clarinettist) and studied the violin from age six but later quit. Her brother, Benjamin Biolay, also a singer, has written for Henri Salvador and wrote and produced her own debut, as well as its follow-up. Among her claimed inspirations are Françoise Hardy, Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg.
After School Genre: Pop; K-Pop Summary: After School is a currently 8 member girl group from South Korea. They have a concept where Members Join and 'Graduate.' Currently, they only had one member graduate. They currently have one sub-group called 'Orange Caramel' and are preparing for their Leader's Solo debut. They have chosen their ninth member. Members:
Park Ga Hee/Kahi (Real Name Park Ji Young) - Leader, Lead Vocals, Lead Rapper, Lead Dancer, Lyricist Kim Jung-Ah - Main Vocal Lee Jooyeon - Vocal
Kim Youjin/UEE - Vocal, Joined With "Diva"
Rebecca Kim/Bekah - Main Rapper
Oh Hye Rin/Raina - Main Vocal, Orange Caramel Member, Joined With "Because Of You"
Im Jin Ah/Nana - Vocal, Orange Caramel Member, Joined With "Because Of You"
Park Sooyoung/Lizzy - Vocal, Orange Caramel Leader, Current Maknae (Youngest), Joined With "Bang!" Yoo So Young - Former Member, Vocal
Their Title Tracks Are:
Because Of You
Magic Girl (Orange Caramel)
A~ing!<3 (Orange Caramel)
Love Love Love (This Was Written By Raina) (Bekah Did Not Participate In This As She Is On Vacation In Hawaii Visiting Her Family)
Co-Ed School Genre: Pop; K-Pop Summary: Co-Ed is a 10 member Co-ed group under Core Contents Media. They debuted in September and are supposedly making a comeback in February 2011. They are rumored to be looking for a new female member. Members:
Female Lee SooMi - Leader, Main Vocal, Former Member Of Seeya Lee ChanMi - Lead Vocal, Former SM Entertainment Trainee Ryu HyoYoung - Vocal, Twin Of T-ara's Ryu HwaYoung Jin HyeWon - Lead Dancer, Vocal
Male Lee KwangHaeng - Vocal Woo TaeWoon - Rapper YooSung - Vocal Kangho - Vocal Noori - Vocal Choi Sungmin - Maknae, Vocal, Rapper, Lead Dancer
EDIT: Dec 27, 2010
NEW MEMBER: Eunkyo - Position Currently Unknown