Greetings fans of J-rock, and welcome to August! We’re here with yet another compilation of upcoming releases for the month. We hope you find some cool, new tunes to keep you busy until next month. See you then! Date Artist Release Title Release Type Comment Details 02 Acme (アクメ) SENKOU Mini-album First release from new band Acme, featuring former DIV members, vocalist CHISA and guitarist SHOGO. Info 02 DAMY Kansho Teki Koyakusu (感傷的公約数 ) Mini-album — CDJapan 02 Batsugame ( 罰×ゲヰム) “Zankoku to Soshitsu no Idea” (『惨酷と喪失のイデア』) Single — CDJapan 02 the Raid. Urameshia (ウラメシヤ) Single Comes in six editions. Info 02 Lill Bon appetit!! Single Lill’s second single; comes in two editions. CDJapan 02 Minus Jin-Say Orchestra (マイナス人生オーケストラ) Ma – Machine – Shin (真-Machine-心) Single — CDJapan 02 RAZOR LIQUID VAIN Single RAZOR’s second single; comes in two editions. Info 02 Vexent VICTIM Album Vexent’s first album. CDJapan 02 Schwarzkain (シュヴァルツカイン) Hakuhyo no Hana (薄氷の華 ) Mini-album — CDJapan 02 SID (シド) Rasen no Yume (螺旋のユメ) Single The single is featured as an intro theme for the TV anime series Altair: A Record of Battles; comes in three editions. CDJapan 02 Various artist (V.A.) Rare Track Collectionz Album Memorial compilation for the 20th anniversary since the foundation of Matina label, which KISAKI was a representative previously. CDJapan 02 A9 Re:Born Single Comes in three editions. Info 02 OROCHI (龍) Hajya Koken (破邪光剣) Mini-album — CDJapan 02 ジャックケイパー Kani Kani Carnival (カニカニカーニバル [ズワイガニ盤]) Single Comes in three editions. CDJapan 09 MUCC Shin Tsuzetsu (新痛絶) Album MUCC commemorate their 20th anniversary with a re-recorded and remastered version of their previous work, Shin Tsuzetsu. CDJapan 09 MUCC Shin Homura Uta (新葬ラ謳) Album MUCC commemorate their 20th anniversary with a re-recorded and remastered version of their previous work, Shin Homura Uta. CDJapan 09 VAN9ISH S Single VAN9ISH’s third single. CDJapan 09 Re:move “Danzai, Rock’n Roll.” (『断罪、ロックンロール。』) Single — CDJapan 09 SHAPE SHIFTER SHAPE SHIFTER Album — CDJapan 09 gibkiy gibkiy gibkiy In incontinence Album gibkiy gibkiy gibkiy’s second album. CDJapan 09 BugLug Shin Jinsei (新人生) Single Comes in two editions. CDJapan 09 Soan Project with Temari Senritsu, Shizuka na Negai to (旋律、静かな願いと) Mini-album — CDJapan 09 Marchen (メルヘン) Marchen LAST LIVE DVD- Chimidoro Party Night – DVD Marchen’s last live DVD. CDJapan 11 MuryokuP (無力P) Revelation EP Features vocalist kakichoco and will be available for purchase on Comiket 92. Info 11 Utsu-P (鬱P) GALAPAGOS Album Utsu-P’s fifth Vocaloid album. Info 15 0.1g no Gosan (0.1gの誤算) “Otoko Tokon Senso Manji Moeyo Gosan Kosappo Manji” (男闘魂戦争 卍燃えよ誤算光殺砲卍』) Single Comes in three editions. CDJapan 16 Azero Creative Album Azero’s third album. CDJapan 16 S.Q.F Paradigm Shift Single — CDJapan 16 Anfiel Hotaru no hitomi (螢の瞳) Single Anfiel’s seventh single; comes in two editions. Info 16 ZON Mr.Gong Single ZON’s fifth single. Info 16 L.O.V.E Werthers Mini-album L.O.V.E’s first mini album; comes in two editions. CDJapan 16 Maruko (マルコ) Seizon no Shirushi (セイゾンノシルシ) Mini-album Six-track mini-album includes singles sold at live venues exclusively. CDJapan 18 Initial’L FIREFLY Mini-album — CDJapan 18 Esprit D’Air Ignition Single — Info 23 chariots Revenir Mini-album chariots’ second mini-album. CDJapan 23 Kiryu (己龍) Kiryu Tandoku Jungyo Senshuraku “Gekka Suiko” – 2017 Nen 1 Gatsu 15 Nichi NHK Hall – DVD Features the final day of Kiryu’s nationwide concert tour in 2017 held at NHK hall. CDJapan 23 Purple Stone Aka to Ao (赤と青) Album Purple Stone’s first album. CDJapan 23 Sonic Death Monkey (ソニックデスモンキー) Nikoni Complex (ニコニコンプレックス) Single Comes in two editions. Info 23 DIMLIM VARIOUS Single Comes in two editions. CDJapan 23 SHIN Good Morning Dreamer Album SHIN’s first album; comes in two editions. CDJapan 23 vistlip July VIIth [Re:birth] -10th Anniversary Edition- DVD vistlip brings a commemorative DVD for the tenth anniversary since they formed. CDJapan 23 BEAST BLOODINBLOODOUT Single — CDJapan 23 kaine. Shunjun (逡巡) Mini-album kaine.’s first mini-album. CDJapan 23 FIXER FIXER (second press) Album FIXER brings the second pressing of their first album. Includes the bonus track Hakujitsu. CDJapan 23 JUSTY NASTY Reprises Album — CDJapan 23 wyse Breathe Album — CDJapan 23 INORAN INTENSE/MELLOW Album INORAN’s greatest hits album of self-cover tracks. Consists of two discs, each including tracks based on a concept of INTENSE and MELLOW. CDJapan 23 Bordeaux When the going gets tough the tough get going Album — CDJapan 30 Royz Royz Winter Oneman Tour “Hello, Antithesis” – 2017.01.07 Zepp DiverCity – DVD Features the final of Royz WINTER ONEMAN TOUR “HELLO,ANTITHESIS” held on January 7, 2017n at Zepp DiverCity. CDJapan 30 Bankitai (万鬼隊) Shutsujin (出陣) Single — CDJapan 30 LIRAIZO PARAIZO Album — CDJapan 30 LIRAIZO LIBERI Album — CDJapan 30 K (ex.BORN) STORY Single — CDJapan 30 DUALUZ Ego Single — CDJapan 30 HIRO HIRO 1st Solo Live “Gale” – the Beginning – 2017.4.29 SHINJUKU ReNY DVD/BD Features the solo concert by HIRO (La’cryma Christi) held on April 29, 2017. Support members are SHUSE and LEVIN. CDJapan 30 CCC.Amaryllis Sakurairo Single — CDJapan 30 Gilles de Rais Riyunaki Hanko Tour 1992 meguro Rokumeikan 2 Days DVD — CDJapan 30 CANTA Kurakura (くらくら) Album CANTA’s sixth album. CDJapan 30 NOXX NOXX Mini-album Debut mini-album by NOXX; features known composer such as YOSHIHIRO (GUILD) and YOHIO. 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