J-Pop Interviews

KCRUSH Interview with BALLISTIK BOYZ from EXILE TRIBE

BALLISTIK BOYZ from EXILE TRIBE is a seven-member Japanese male J-pop group formed by LDH, and signed to rhythm zone of Avex Group. The name “BALLISTIK BOYZ” comes from the fact that the members’ vocals and rap continuously change...
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Kcrush Interview with TENGGER

TENGGER is a traveling musical family, consisting of itta, Marquido and their son, RAAI who create music through the use of harmonium, voice, toy instruments and analogue synths. TENGGER refers to “unlimited expanse of the sky” in...
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Kcrush Interview with Hazy Sour Cherry

Hazy Sour Cherry is an indie band from Tokyo, Japan. The band members played in various bands in the Tokyo indie scene before joining forces in 2018. We’d like to thank the three members of Hazy Sour Cherry for this great interview and wish...
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Kcrush Interview with Singer-songwriter Vicke Blanka

Vicke Blanka is a globally-acclaimed Japanese singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. His music has been featured on various anime series, Japanese TV dramas and commercials. Vicke Blanka is also active as a radio DJ, a model and an esports...
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KCrush Interview with J-Pop Girl Group, Faky 

Faky is a Japanese girl group which debuted in 2013, under Avex’s Rhythm Zone record label. The group’s unique name stands for “Five Ass Kicking Youngsters” and was also made by combining the words...
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KCRUSH Interview with Yukika

KCRUSH Interview with Yukika

Yukika Teramoto – a.k.a Yukika – is a Japanese singer, former model and voice actress. Since 2006, she worked as an exclusive model for Nicola magazine until 2009. In 2007, Yukika began acting and released music under the name...
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KCrush Interview with Kan Sano

Kan Sano is an inventive Japanese keyboardist and trackmaker, who studied jazz at Berkley Music College, and performed at the Monterey Jazz Festival with his band while he was enrolled there. He infuses jazz and classical into an original...
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KCRUSH America Interview with Mabanua

Mabanua is a multi-talented producer, singer and musician who has made his mark in the Japanese music industry and beyond. As a multi-instrumentalist, he has collaborated with the biggest artists in the J-pop music scene, as well as the...
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