What You Need to Know:
- YOSHIKI and HYDE unveiled the long-awaited full version of the new Attack on Titan theme song, “Red Swan”, on Music Station Ultra Fes 2018, broadcast September 17 on TV Asahi in Japan. On the roof of the TV Asahi building at night, where it had been raining up until just moments before, the superstar musicians performed their first-ever TV collaboration. YOSHIKI played his crystal piano as HYDE delivered the mixed English-Japanese lyrics with the brightly-lit Tokyo Tower in the background.
- YOSHIKI and HYDE premiered the completed recording of “Red Swan” — composed by YOSHIKI for the third season of the hit anime series — on YOSHIKI CHANNEL two days earlier on September 15, where they also revealed details of the CD covers and the October 3 worldwide release date.
- YOSHIKI and HYDE are scheduled to team up again for a performance on October 28 at HYDE’s Halloween Party 2018. This will be the third time YOSHIKI has performed at the Halloween Party. The pair also shared the news that HYDE is set to appear for a guest performance during November’s YOSHIKI CLASSICAL 2018 ~Two Violet Nights~ YOSHIKI with Philharmonic Orchestra event in Tokyo, YOSHIKI’s first classical concerts since his two back-to-back sold-out performances at Carnegie Hall in January 2017.
Source: Official Press Release
Upcoming Event Details
Halloween Party 2018
Venue: Makuhari Messe International Convention Centre – Halls 9, 10 and 11
Concert Dates: Fri-Sun 26-28th October 2018
*YOSHIKI’s performance will be on the 28th
Doors Open: 15:30/ Performance: 17:00
YOSHIKI CLASSICAL 2018 ～Two Violet Nights～ YOSHIKI with Philharmonic Orchestra
Venue: Tokyo International Forum
November 12th (Monday) – Doors open 18:00 / Start 19:00 p.m.
November 15th (Thursday) – Doors open 18:00 / Start 19:00 p.m.
X JAPAN LIVE IN JAPAN 2018 THREE DEEP RED NIGHTS AT MAKUHARI MESSE
Venue: Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Hall 1-3, Chiba, Japan
September 28 (Friday) – Doors open 16:30 / Start 18:30
September 29 (Saturday) – Doors open 16:00 / Start 18:00
September 30 (Sunday) – Doors open 15:00 / Start 17:00