This year will mark the 5th Anniversary of the Yokohama Summer Rock Fes. Revolution Rocks, which takes place on August 29th and 30th at the Yokohama Shinyamashita Bay Hall.
Ra:IN will be headlining the first day, along with names such as Golden, Vorchaos, SLAVE SISTERS, VooDoo Hawaiians and many more.
The second day features the Revolution Rocks Special band – Shirota Kazuhide from Presence, Kota from Kaishin no Ichigeki and michiaki, Ryu and Pata from Ra:IN. Other performers include HAMEL, 8Ball, Shammon, CUTT and others.
According to PATA’s Facebook page, Ra:IN is currently recording, so hopefully we will soon see a new album from them!
You can find more information on the event’s website!
Posted: July 29th, 2015
Ra:IN will take part at the 14th anniversary celebrations of the 7th Heaven Koza Live Music & Bar in Koza (Okinawa) together with several other indie artists!
Additionally to Ra:IN playing a short set, the following artists will be playing at the pre-evening celebration, on November 14th:
8-Ball, George Murasaki (Murasaki), Akira Takasaki (Loudness), Anchang and Shingo☆ (Sex Machine Guns)
Pata (X JAPAN/Ra:IN), Michiaki (Ra:IN), Sakura (12 year old guitar newcomer), Rob (F.O.D.)
And this will be the line-up for the “7th Heaven Koza 14th Year Anniversary Special Live” on November 15th:
O.A. Sakura with SIRIUS, F.O.D., Sex Machine Guns, Akira Takasaki (Loudness) feat. 8-Ball, Ra:IN
Posted: October 3rd, 2014
Ra:In are back in Japan and preparing for their performance at the 4th YOKOHAMA SUMMER ROCK FES. Revolution Rocks 2014 which will take place at Yokohama Shinyamashita Bayhall on 30th August 2014.
More Information on the official website.
Posted: July 29th, 2014
Sadly, drummer Tetsu (temporarily?) left Ra:IN, but the band will still resume their activities by holding a concert at 7th Avenue in Yokohama on May 27th and even going overseas and playing at A-Kon in Dallas (Texas, US) on July 6th!
Since Tetsu will not take part at these concerts, Ryuichi Nishida will be supporting the band. Some might already know him from releases of Pata’s former band Dope HEADz, Marty Friedman, Gackt and many more.
Please check out the websites linked for more information.
Posted: April 28th, 2014
He’ll be holding a concert in Tokyo’s Yamaha Hall on July 7th, which will not only inlude his latest music but also his 90ies solo, X Japan and cover songs!
More information on his official website!
Posted: April 24th, 2014