Niche Syndrome Keyword Interview

After a long detailed discussion of the album, here is a bit random keyword-talk. We took some word out of title and lyric of the songs, picked up the best six and had them talked about everything based on those chosen keywords.

Rock is when someone gives his all to a single thing.

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AP Japan August 2014 Issue ~ Part 02

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

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AP Japan August 2014 Issue ~ Part 01

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

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We got a lesson overseas, but not even once it came across my mind that it’s hard.

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ONE OK ROCK : This is Our Roots

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We’ll be able to see the principle of the band by exploring the root of music. But they, who rush in with 100% pure band-style, have a root that can’t be called as rock music…isn’t it a bit surprising?
Photographer : Takaaki Miura | Interview/Text : Domei Toshitomo

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