JAPAN NIGHT in TAIPEI (Taiwan)
- Event date
- 23, May. 2015 (Sat)
- VAMPS、the GazettE、The BONEZ
- Doors open
- National Taiwan University Sports Center
VIP seating：NT$ 3,600
with JAPAN NIGHT special posete
Standing A Block：NT$ 2,800
Standing B Block：NT$ 2,400
Standing C Block：NT$ 2,000
April 11 (Saturday) 12:00pm ~
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VAMPS were formed by HYDE (L’Arc~en~Ciel) and K.A.Z (Oblivion Dust) in 2008. In the 7 years since their formation, they have played a total of more than 350 live shows both in Japan and internationally. Well known for their signature “take-over” style live shows at the ZEPP venues throughout Japan, the duo continue to play a vast variety of shows, including arena venues, outdoor gigs and their famous annual Halloween Event. VAMPS have had their sights set on the overseas music scene ever since their formation, with their touring history including 10 shows in the U.S in 2009 and a tour around Asia, Europe, North and South America in 2010. In 2013 they signed with Universal Music/Delicious Deli Records, which saw the release of their album “SEX BLOOD ROCK N’ ROLL” in 118 countries worldwide. Having teamed up with global concert producers “Live Nation” the same year, their global expansion took off with a flourish. On the 25th June 2014, the duo released “VAMPS LIVE 2014: LONDON”, featuring footage from their acclaimed London show. The same month saw them play at DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL, one of the UK’s biggest rock festivals. Their 9th single ‘GET AWAY/THE JOLLY ROGER” was released on the 20th August 2014, followed by 10th single ‘VAMPIRE’S LOVE’ on the 8th October. On the 29th October their first original album in 4 years, ‘BLOODSUCKERS’ was released. With the album in tow, VAMPS have recently played their first national live house tour in a year, ‘VAMPS LIVE 2014-2015’, and are currently on their arena tour ‘VAMPS LIVE 2015 “BLOODSUCKERS”’.
the GazettE is a Japanese rock band formed by Vo. RUKI, Gt.麗(URUHA), Gt.葵 (AOI), Ba. REITA and Dr.戒 (KAI). This aggressive live band group gains their popularity and keeps growing it steadily since their formation in 2002. They stood on their first NIPPON BUDOKAN stage (the very popular and historic venue in Japan) in 2006. After they holding Arena concert in 2010, step to the big concert at “Tokyo DOME” (one of the biggest venue in Japan). Since late year 2011, the band started to play for the big concert Fes and Events. Since the beginning of their formation, the band produces their music and their looks by themselves. Their sound which pursued without compromise is gained great praise from in and outside Japan, that sound makes audience sees dramatic scenery of their songs. The band also has been aggressively performing for oversea concerts. After their Europe concert tour in 2007, they performed overseas even more in 2013 by starting with the Russian rock festival "KUBANA Fes”. They packed “the GazettE WORLD TOUR13” venues with enthusiastic fans in 9 different cities through South America and Europe. Plans to challenge more overseas performance in a future. the Gazette's new LIVE DVD 「STANDING LIVE TOUR14 HERESY LIMITED ー 再 定 義 ー」which includes all their concert tour footage through 2013 has been on sale in March. In addition, they held their anniversary show at NIPPON BUDOKAN (National Stadium) on March 10. Entering in their 13th year, to make a definite change in their musical activities,a project entitled 「PROJECT : DARKAGE」has started. Kickstarting with a whole new album release and a nationwide tour starting in September.
The BONEZ are: Vocals & guitar: JESSE Bass: T$UYO$HI Drums: ZAX Guitar: NAKA Kicked off on November 11, 2012, as JESSE and The BONEZ. In September 2013, they changed their band name to “THE BONEZ”, moving from being JESSE’s solo project to more of an actual band. JESSE (RIZE), T$UYO$HI (Pay money To my Pain), ZAX (Pay money To my Pain), and NAKA (ex-RIZE) announced their new logo for “The BONEZ”. It is an overlapping “N” design that symbolizes positions of the four band members. The BONEZ released their second album, “Astronaut”, on January 22, 2014. A special limited edition containing fan-coveted material, a CD+DVD limited edition, and a regular edition CD version were made available. The band then went on an album release tour called “Astro Tour 2014” from February 18 to April 12. In the summer they played at SUMMER SONIC and ROCK IN JAPAN to name a few major Japanese rock festivals as well as “Formoz fes” in Taiwan, reaching outside Japan to Asia. In March, 2015, they released “Beginning” which included their hit “Place of Fire” which was a TV commercial tie-up for NISSAN X-TRAIL. In April, The BONEZ then started their first to be one-man called “Beginning” which covers ten major cities nationwide.