The performances came as a surprise to the thousands of fans in attendance.
X Japan last released a full-length studio album in 1996.
The rocker’s birthday party featured a bevy of fellow musicians.
Japan’s biggest metal band expects to release their long-awaited new album in “late summer or early fall.”
The shock rocker to hit the stage alongside Yoshiki and the rest of the Japanese metal outfit.
Deceased band members Hideto “Hide” Matsumoto and Taiji Sawada will be resurrected in hologram form.
We always knew that hard rock was a superpower anyway.
We’re all a part of X.
A rare interview with one of Japan’s most notorious songwriters.