TOYBOX SHOWCASE VOL.1
Japanese Indie Band Show
About Toybox Showcase
Presenting, Toybox Showcase! Brought to you by Toybox Projects, this program focuses on several aspects of the Japanese entertainment scene and it’s artists. Featuring interviews, live performances and special highlight segments, catch the ins and outs of J-Entertainment exclusively available on our channel.
Toybox Showcase Vol.1
We will be introducing 4 bands for the first show of Toybox Showcase Vo.1. Presenting you the first of the four bands TRILL-DAN (トリルダン).
Date : 16 October 2021, Saturday
Time : 3pm (GMT+9 Japan Time)
Venue : YouTube
Ticket Price : Free
R&R trio band - トリルダン / TRILL-DAN hailing from Kobe, Japan.
Introducing the two females in the band, guitarist JUAN and bassist MARU which is also the dynamic twin vocals, and the drums, GIVA. TRILL-DAN’s music often describes as a fusion of rock & roll with punk has a wild, fierce, fighting spirit with a tinge of unpredictability in their style. The band's debut album “Megabasutarizumu” in 2007 was produced by Kiyoharu (former Kuroyume & Sads). The band has received “The Best Performance Award” at viBirth LIVE GP 2008 competition.
Music Video : https://youtu.be/ZNdPXPQsNI8
Website : http://www.trdan.jp
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/trilldan.official
Twitter : https://twitter.com/TRILLDAN_info
The quartet band is from Kochi prefecture. They started activities only in 2009 with sound source production centered on Yuichi (elder brother) and Ohei (younger brother). One single and two mini albums were released at the live venue. Also, make two successful one-man live performances. In April 2014, with the release of single "raise your glass / selfish", the band name was changed to the abbreviation "TEN-SIN". Ogi withdrew in October. Fujisawa, also from Kochi prefecture, has joined as a new member. Armed with brothers' guitars that intersect from the left and right around American rock, a tightly carved rhythm section, and a lyrical singing melody Thinking about your hometown far from Tokyo, you can hear the sounds that Kochi brought up.
Music Video : https://youtu.be/TtDy_gfg05U
Website : http://www.ten-sin.com
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/tensin.official
Twitter : https://twitter.com/tensin_official
A trio, alternative heavy rock band, ZEROSHIKI (“type Zero”) is based in Tokyo Japan. Founder Mugi (Bass) started the band in 1998, originally calling the band Hyakushiki (“type hundred”). In 2005, he changed the name to ZEROSHIKI, to reflect the fact that the members of the band were starting again, from zero. However, everyone in ZEROSHIKI has an enormous amount of experience, playing not just in Japan, but worldwide, with both major domestic and international bands. After a few member changes, ZEROSHIKI released their EP,『 Reunion 』in 2017. The very same year, they did a Japan tour and a USA west coast tour. In 2019, the Music Video “ 朧 ROU)” was released. It brought the band to the next level. At the end of the same year, they also did a European tour with Define Me (from the Czech Republic).
Music Video : https://youtu.be/oMFzcutdCM4
Twitter : https://twitter.com/0_zeroshiki
Dazedgarden has gained popularity through their originally written and composed songs with a nostalgic sound that goes beyond alternative or metal with strong, natural and melodious lines. Their music is always composed with a perfect balance of heavy, aggressive and emotional sounds. Vocalist, Reona Nishiyama pens their poetic lyrics that grabs at the heart and lingers in your mind. Dazedgarden is not only astounding in their music but also in their live performance. As a four piece band consisting of Reona Nishiyama on vocal & guitar, Hideki Nanba on guitar and Tenji Nagano on bass, Dazedgarden stage presence is filled with frenetic and fiery movements. Dazedgarden has performed in numerous live houses and worked together with other Japanese bands to build the music scene in Tokyo live houses. Dazedgarden has performed in Malaysia twice, and despite being the small shows they have wowed the audience and sold out the imported the CDs they have brought in.
Website : http://dazedgarden.com/
Twitter : https://twitter.com/dazedgarden