Japan’s Mega Super Band to Rock the Summer Stage in Chicago August 6-8, 2010

 April 5, 2010 — This summer will sizzle and explode like no other as X JAPAN, one of Japan’s most popular and influential bands, takes over the hottest and most anticipated summer music event, Lollapalooza, in the jewel of Chicago, Grant Park.  More information can be found at

“We’re very excited to have X JAPAN on this year’s Lollapalooza,” states Marc Geiger, Head of Contemporary Music for William Morris Endeavor, “Japan has known for years how great this band is, and now America is about to find out.”
X JAPAN’s leader and drummer, Yoshiki, states “Performing at Lollapalooza is a wonderful opportunity for X JAPAN to perform for our U.S. fans, to bring our music to new fans and to debut some of our newest songs.” 

Complete line-up, tickets and show information are available at

X Japan is the biggest band in Japan rock history.  Their popularity has spread throughout Japan, throughout Asia and Europe, and now is about to explode in the US. X Japan has sold over 30 million albums/singles/videos to date and are credited as the pioneers of the Visual-Kei movement-which is infecting Anime fans worldwide with its unique musical sound and mind-blowing sense of fashion. 

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