OCEAN CITY, NJ – July 28, 2009: Tainted Reality will be honoring Japanese Industrial pioneers, BLAMHONEY, with a whole week dedicated to the band. The week of programing begins August 2nd and wraps up August 8th. All shows on Tainted Reality will be playing BLAMHONEY songs, and giving listeners a chance to hear the band’s newest release, PROVIDENCE OF DECADENCE. On Thursday, August 6th, beginning at 8pm, Ryonai will appear on Tainted Reality for his first ever American radio interview. He will be answer questions about BLAMHONEY’s revival, his fashion lines, and the death of former vocalist Tatsuya. On the same night, The Tainted Reality Online Store will officially put PROVIDENCE OF DECADENCE on sale. Ryonai has said that portions of the proceeds will go to benefit bone marrow doners who help patients with leukemia, the disease that took the life of Tatsuya.
On August 7th, beginning at 9pm EST, Tainted Reality will broadcast BLAMHONEY and GPKISM’s entire sets from the BLAMHONEY revival show, which took place on July 12th at Ikebukuro ROSA. The performance includes appearances from DJ SiSeN, Gothique Prince Ken, Selia, DJ Chihiro, and Kiwamu, all performing along wirth BLAMHONEY. This will be the first time a BLAMHONEY concert has been officially broacasted in America, and can only be heard on Tainted Reality.
About Tainted Reality: Tainted Reality hosts their own internet radio network dedicated to Japanese musical programming and produces radio shows such as Tainted Reality & The Tainted Reality Talkshow. Tainted Reality often conducts interviews with some of the biggest musical artists of Japan like Yoshiki of X Japan, Die of Dir en grey, Miyavi and MUCC. They also manage and organize tours for prominent J-Rock bands such as BLOOD, Versailles -Philharmonic Quintet-, The Candy Spooky Theater as well as producing media such as the Darkest Labyrinth Vol.1 DVD and the Darkest Labyrinth CD.
About BLAMHONEY: BLAMHONEY, consisting of frontman Ryonai, is Japan’s foremost powerhouse in industrial music. The band formed in 1995 with former vocalist Tatsuya. The band went on hiatus in 2000, and soon after, Tatsuya passed away of leukemia. BLAMHONEY has recently resumed activities, releasing a new boxset entitled PROVIDENCE OF DECADENCE in July, 2009 on their new lable, Darkest Labyrinth Records. BLAMHONEY continues to be the front runner of industrial music in Japan, and has colaborated with artists such as GPKISM, DJ SiSeN, DJ Chihiro, Seilia, and many others.