V-Love Live International at Rock Meikan

Live Report

by Kate Havas, Leela McMullen, Mio Nagasaki, posted December 15, 2011

Just two days after V-ROCK FESTIVAL ‘11, V-Love Live International featured some of the brightest (and darkest) Japanese and international visual acts. On October 25, six bands rocked Rock Meikan with diverse performances that included swingy visual pop, European metal, and even a touch of Disney.

  1. Opening Act: Allegretto
  2. Ninjaman Japan
  3. Seremedy
  4. Awoi
  5. DNR
  6. DaizyStripper

VK Exclusive

There are 37 photos in this visual kei exclusive.

Kate Havas first became interested in Japanese fashion and culture in college when manga, anime, and visual kei were just beginning to make their way to America. An art and English major with a love of clothes, Kate signed onto ROKKYUU in order cover fashion and report on Tokyo trends, but was quickly also recruited to the music side of things and has been having an adventure expanding her knowledge of all things VK since. Follow her on twitter at keito_kate!

Leela McMullen is a strong believer in the philosophy "no music, no life." Having traversed the range of Japanese fandoms, she found her home at last in visual kei and has made it her mission to share what she loves most with the world. Leela completed her B.A. in Japanese language from Griffith University in Gold Coast Australia. She now lives and works in Japan, striving to bring you the goods, hot from the scene. Follow her on twitter for juicy hints of upcoming articles if you've got a bit of Japanese language under your belt! http://twitter.com/#!/LeelaInTokyo

Mio Nagasaki is a freelance photographer lending her time, skills, and love for the genre to ROKKYUU Magazine.

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