Episode #105: Kenta Koie – Singer/Lyricist for Japanese Metalcore Band ‘Crossfaith’

Fresh is the Word Podcast - Episode 105 - Kenta Koie


This week’s guest is Kenta Koie, the lead vocalist of the Japanese metalcore band Crossfaith. The band that formed in 2006, released their fifth studio album EX_MACHINA earlier this year. During our interview, we talked about the band’s new album EX_MACHINA, about Japanese rock culture, the progression of the band, and their connection with their fans, among other things.

Follow Kenta Koie/Crossfaith:
Web: crossfaith.jp
Facebook: facebook.com/crossfaithofficial
Twitter: twitter.com/CrossfaithJapan
Twitter (Kenta Koie): twitter.com/KenCrossfaith
Instagram: instagram.com/crossfaithjapan

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This episode’s pick is the debut album Don’t Look at the Moon from the Grand Rapids, Michigan-based metalcore band Sleep Waker, released on Stay Sick Recordings (label started by Attila frontman Chris Fronzak). Sleep Waker is an energetic and aggressive band and this is a proper and impressive debut from the Michigan natives.

PURCHASE/STREAM: hyperurl.co/sleepwaker


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