The Alternative Idol Podcast Ep.12: Fox Festival of the Void

We are really on a roll now, 6 weeks in a row…… feels good. Garry, Terry and John are back with all the idol news you want to hear, maybe some you don’t. There sure was a lot to talk about so let’s get on with it.

In the news this week:

  • You’ll Melt More!, BiS and Yukueshirezutsurezure all announce new singles.
  • Checkmate and Zekkyou Suru 60-do announce mini-albums.
  • Zenbu Kimi no Sei da announce updated versions of their past 2 studio albums, plus preview Togaren’s solo song
  • Broken By The Scream hit the recording studio.
  • Official details of NECRONOMIDOL’s European tour are announced.
  • BABYMETAL announce details of their “Big Fox Festival”.
  • Kikukawa Yukino suspends her activities with Alloy due to health reasons.
  • Mistress gain a new member, plus announce “MistFest” festival.
  • BiSH preview 2 songs from their upcoming “GiANT KiLLERS” release.

We also share our thoughts on MVs from DEADLIFT LOLITA, Yamiame and CLOCK & BOTAN.

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Screaming Sixties: Here Comes Some Good Stuff

I love 絶叫する60度 (aka Screaming Sixties), and I have really been waiting for them to release something new. We knew this was coming, the question was when.  Well, I will let Maniac do the heavy lifting on this one.

When we last checked in on Screaming Sixties, Zekkyou had just won a big ol’ idoling contest by being that much cooler than the competition. But when we last checked in on them before that, they were gearing up for a joint album and tour doodad with I love you Orchestra (as opposed to their…

via I’m More Than Ready for Zekkyou’s Album with I love you Orchestra — Homicidols

You can pre-order now: 絶叫する60度×I love you Orchestra – 剥

Rarities: Screaming Sixties – Utsusemi no Hana / Dai Sanji Botchi Sensou

This is the first in a series of short articles highlighting some of the rarer CDs that I have been able to acquire in my days of collecting. I will try to give as much information as I have been able to find on these item. Some of these will be very sparse on information as the only information available is on the disk itself or its contents.

Our first CD will be 絶叫する60度 – 空蝉の花 / 大惨事ぼっち戦争. This CD was released by Dead or Sing Records on August 1st, 2015 as a venue only exclusive and was limited to 1000 copies. It was released to commemorate the groups one year anniversary.

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Screaming Sixties DVD on the Way

When it comes to energetic alt idol acts there are two that immediately come to mind, 偶想Drop and 絶叫する60度 (Screaming Sixties). Well, one of the two is producing a DVD…. Screaming Sixties.

Over the last four months they have been on a mini tour to the three Club Quattro locations, Nagoya, Osaka and Tokyo. During the tour they have been backed by a live band, which for some reason is not 6% is Mine (their usual backing band).

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