Rookie A Go-Go Auditions now Open!!
- April 24, 2023 ● Bands
If merely attending Fuji Rock Festival and rocking out in the crowd isn’t quite enough for you, why not apply now to appear on the festival’s famous Rookie A Go-Go stage?
This stage has featured amateur and up-and-coming artists, famously acting as a launching pad for such groups as King Gnu, CHAI and Creepy Nuts in the past.
Lineup Updated – 2nd Wave of Acts Added
- March 4, 2023 ● Bands
The second wave of acts have been added to the lineup.
See the artists page on the official site for more in-depth information.
Fuji Rock Festival 2023 Official Site – Artists
Lineup Announced for 2023!
- February 4, 2023 ● Bands
The lineup for 2023 has been announced and includes seasoned Fuji Rock veterans Foo Fighters, along with heavy-hitters Lizzo and The Strokes. Head over to the official website for in-depth information on each artist as well as advanced ticket information. There are still plenty more acts to be announced, so stay tuned!
Meet Barrington DeVaughn Hendricks, AKA JPEGMAFIA
- July 19, 2022 ● Bands, From Fujirockers.org
Barrington DeVaughn Hendricks, better known as rapper and producer JPEGMAFIA, has been making movements around the world with performances at Gov Ball in Queens (New York, U.S.A), Splendor on the Grass in Byron Bay, (Australia) and the long awaited Fuji Rock coming up this month.
Otoboke Beaver: Sex, Shibazuke and Rock and Roll
- July 2, 2022 ● Bands
When Otoboke Beaver hits the Naeba Shokudo stage late on Saturday night those in attendance had best be braced and prepared for the storm. This fierce, fast, bright and frantic Kyoto four-pierce is sure to deliver a flurry of punk raw enough to rival any typhoon.
Bonobo’s Borderless World of Music
- June 18, 2022 ● Bands, From Fujirockers.org
Ready to embark on a journey? This show is for you. Five years since his last visit, Grammy award winning musician, DJ and producer Simon Green, better known as Bonobo, is set to make his Fuji Rock return this July. READ MORE
The Voice of Belle: Kaho Nakamura
- June 18, 2022 ● Bands
The remarkable voice of Suzu aka Bell in Studio Chizu’s 2021 film Belle returns to Fuji Rock this summer!
Kikagaku Moyo’s Final Farewell
- May 28, 2022 ● Bands
Formed in the summer of 2012, Japanese psychedelic rock band Kikagaku Moyo has gone from busking the streets of Tokyo to selling out major venues and festivals worldwide. The 5-person group is planning to go on an indefinite hiatus after one last international farewell tour across the global stage. Kikagaku Moyo end their music journey with final album ‘Kumoyo Island’, which brings you on one last euphoric trip to the band’s imaginary world, consisting of phonetic sounds, eerie synths, hypnotic soft whispers.
Japanese Breakfast’s “Secret” Double Life
- May 25, 2022 ● Bands
You may know her from her Grammy-nominated band, or maybe you know her from the many music videos she has directed, but not many know that Japanese Breakfast’s Michelle Zauner is also a distinguished author!
Arlo Parks – For the Love of Words
- May 21, 2022 ● Bands, From Fujirockers.org
British singer-songwriter Arlo Parks is first and foremost a poet. Words are her anchor and her love for them shines through in twelve songs on her 2021 debut album, Collapsed in Sunbeams. In the very beginnings of the pandemic, she rummaged through her collections of writing, from poems to journals that she’s written from the age of 13, and there, she began to piece together what would later be the heart of her debut album. READ MORE