Tainted Reality Presents Versailles at Anime USA 2008, Oct. 10-12
July 11, 2008 - Tainted Reality is proud to announce that Versailles will be returning to America in October for their Sentiment of Genesis Part II Tour, with the first stop being at AnimeUSA on Oct. 10-12th 2008 in Arlington, Virginia, right outside of Washington D.C. The band will be signing autographs, participating in Q&A sessions with fans, and performing a full concert on Saturday Oct 11th. All fans must register for AnimeUSA 2008 in order to attend the band's activities. Fans can register for the convention at http://www.animeusa.org.
There will be another live event in New York, New York soon after. No date or venue has been determined at this time.
Versailles is composed of Kamijo (vocals), Hizaki (guitar), Teru (guitar), Jasmine You (bass), and Yuki (drums). The group combines their duel guitars and agitated rhythm to embody “The absolute formula of beauty and extremity of aestheticism". Their DVD single "The Revenant Choir" won No.1 for the most powerful visual kei website, "visunavi" and in January of 2008, Versailles received the J-Rock Award for Best New Artist. Their first full album "NOBLE" will be released in Japan on July 16th and soon after in Europe and the United States.
About Anime USA:
Anime USA is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to celebrating Japanese culture through anime and other visual media and related activities. Established in 1999, Anime USA has been one of the premiere anime conventions in Northern Virginia for the past 9 years. Anime USA 2008 will take place on October 10th-12th, 2008, at the Hyatt Regency at Crystal City in Arlington, VA. For more information, visit http://www.animeusa.org.
About Tainted Reality:
Tainted Reality is the premiere source of Japanese rock (J-Rock) entertainment in the United States. Tainted Reality hosts their own internet radio network dedicated to Japanese musical programming and produces radio shows such as Tainted Reality & The Tainted Reality Talk show. 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 Plastic Tree. They also manage and organize tours for prominent J-Rock bands such as BLOOD, Versailles, The Candy Spooky Theater as well as producing media such as the Darkest Labyrinth Vol.1 DVD and the Darkest Labyrinth CD. For more information, visit http://www.taintedreality.net