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Yeah they kind of sound like Dragonforce which really isn't my thing. As far as Japanese power metal goes, every once in a great while, just for fun, I'll put on Thunder in the East by Loudness.
funnily enough I was going to say the exact same thing, I love Loudness, Rock n Roll Crazy Nights!!!

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funnily enough I was going to say the exact same thing' date=' I love Loudness, Rock n Roll Crazy Nights!!![/quote'] Ha! I remember the first time I saw the video for that song, I laughed my ass off b/c of the cheese factor but totally loved it. Yeah they're great!!

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Galneryus are pretty generic melodic power metal. There was a time when I might have liked them but they don't interest me at all right now - other than the fact that they wrote the second ending theme for Hunter x Hunter.

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There's certainly more to Japanese power metal than Galneryus, which I don't actually mind all that much, mind you. If you need some great recommendations, especially for those of you who dig Anthem, Loudness, and X Japan, then I could provide a few links below.

One of my all-time favorites is Precious, a short-lived band that combined Yngwie J. Malmsteen influences with Rainbow and Judas Priest. They were on the Mandrake Root Records label. To Glory We Steer is seriously one of the best power metal albums I've ever heard, hence why I've chosen it as my avatar. "Die for Glory" is one of those truly epic, majestic tunes that I can listen to a dozen times and not get sick of. Very melodic, atmospheric stuff. Of course, you also get the fast-paced "Burning Vengeance", which kicks off this whole album in good motion. "Back to the Memory" and "Shining Through the Night" are also great tunes that demonstrate how talented Akira Kajiyama is, despite admitting that he's not a shredder, due to the band's label at the time asking him to shred. Regardless, Precious' discography is worth seeking out.

 

Another really good power metal band from Japan is Concerto Moon. Personally, the first three albums are their best, because that's when they still had their original vocalist, whose voice is just so unique to me. I'd highly recommend Fragments of the Moon and Rain Forest.

 

 

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On ‎2‎/‎15‎/‎2014 at 10:20 AM, xDeathrone said:

So I was on youtube and I found this Japanese band called Galneryus. I just want to hear your comments, violent reactions or critiques regarding the band. Here are some links>>>> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-oLB9Wuq1M

I am nowedays really into Japanese Metal. Galneryus is one of my faves.  Syu is one of best guitarplayers in the world. I am a taxidriver in the Netherlands and have on my memory card approximately 1000 metal songs. I have a lot of Japanese Power Metal bands like Mary's Blood, Unlucky Morpheus, Versailles, Aldious, Bridear, Dragon Guardian, Minstrelix, Band Maid, Cynthia, Fuki Commune...a.s.o

Great cover of Stratovarius xDeaththrone of Galneryus. I can tell you alot of Galneryus and of more or less 40 Japanese Power Metal bands.

Am I allowed to upload mp3 files on this forum???

Greetz Ronald Netherlands.

galneryus 1.jpg

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5 minutes ago, Metalium said:

 

Am I allowed to upload mp3 files on this forum???

 

 

No.  Also please stop creating threads without checking for ones that exist already.  We get it, you like Japanese power metal, but calm down please otherwise your posts start to look like spam.

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Ok I understand, thanks for your reply.

I am not familiar with this great forum sorry.

Are we allowed to place links to Youtube or other websites?

When you are searching for a metal DVD or CD may I ask the question to you all on this forum?

Please will you give me the 3 answers.

Thanks again,

Ronald.

 

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19 minutes ago, Metalium said:

Ok I understand, thanks for your reply.

I am not familiar with this great forum sorry.

Are we allowed to place links to Youtube or other websites?

When you are searching for a metal DVD or CD may I ask the question to you all on this forum?

Please will you give me the 3 answers.

Thanks again,

Ronald.

 

Only YouTube videos (fully labelled please).  No links to other websites allowed.  If you need to ask questions, first check the answer isn’t already in a thread (I know there’s a lot but a basic search should suffice) and if you still need to ask put in a relevant thread that exists or if none fit the purpose then start a new one.  Thanks.

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Maybe you guys like this one of Syu. Fuki Commune is the female singer on this clip. She used to sing in Doll$boxx, Lightbringer, Fuki Commune and nowedays in Unlucky Morpheus.. She has an incredible voice. Check it out. Hope you'll like it.  Sorry I do not know how to place a youtube video. Maybe a moderator can help me out. I tried it and copy/paisted the link in blue, but you do not see the video.. Thanks.

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=syu+reason

 

 

 

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43 minutes ago, Metalium said:

Maybe a moderator can help me out. I tried it and copy/paisted the link in blue, but you do not see the video.. Thanks.

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=syu+reason

 

That's not a video link, that's a search. If you copy and paste the URL of an actual video, it should embed automatically, like so:

 

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