One that raises a revolution both in Japan and foreign music scene, Crossfaith and one which fanbase is growing by leaps and bounds inside and outside the country, ONE OK ROCK. As their much-anticipated two-man concert at Ebisu Liquidroom ended in a big success, we got the chance to interview them! Here is the exclusive interview between Kenta Koie of Crossfaith and Taka of ONE OK ROCK.
I want to bring more excitement to music scene around Japan and embrace a lot of countries
Mighty Long Fall/Decision, new single recorded in America together with John Feldmann who’s known as producer for The Used, etc. The recording taking place in Los Angeles that was completely different with song production in Japan gave their sound a new element. What kind of thought did they put into the single that’s released a year after their last work?
Always want to get cracking and going for things that we want to do
Joining Vans Warped Tour for about a month starting from June, ONE OK ROCK left a big scratch in US rock scene. Tour that gathers more than 80 talented bands in one venue has greatly inspired their way of thinking and viewpoint. What did the band see and what have they gotten in one of biggest music festival in North America which draws worldwide attention? We asked them about it.
Interview by : Leyna Miyakawa
We got a lesson overseas, but not even once it came across my mind that it’s hard.