A Band Shrouded in Mystery! (IJEN KAI Interview)

Sounds of the Rising Sun got an awesome opportunity to interview the mysterious cyber punk trio who call themselves IJEN KAI! IJEN KAI’s origins are shrouded in mystery as the band dawn masks and dark attire to add to their secretive charm. What we do know is that the band is made up of Ringa, Lee Loi and So-Shin. The band like to describe their … Continue reading A Band Shrouded in Mystery! (IJEN KAI Interview)

5 Inspiring Songs from ONE OK ROCK’s Kanjō Effect

ONE OK ROCK is my favourite band of all-time. I discovered them many years ago with their song “The Beginning,” which was the theme song for the Japanese live-action Rurōni Kenshin film (the first film in the trilogy). I can still recall the chills that I felt from the lyrics and the passion behind the music I was listening to. The song was set on … Continue reading 5 Inspiring Songs from ONE OK ROCK’s Kanjō Effect