The Cacophony of Mortality
An analysis of visual symbolism, musical technique, and lyrical themes on Atsushi Sakurai's gothic midlife crisis album I Am Mortal.
So You Want to Be a Goth?
A (Very Short) Beginner's Guide to the Dark Arts
A Not Greatest How-To Guide by Cayce.
Whatever happened to J-fashion in the USA?
Special correspondence by Kame from San Francisco.
A review and analysis of "Melancholia," the first b-side of the leading single for Buck-Tick's 19th full-length original studio album, Arui wa Anarchy.
An analytical journal through the lyrics of Atsushi Sakurai.
Lyrics Analysis by Cayce.
Translation is much, much more than looking words up in a dictionary.
Cayce gives a step-by-step explanation.
What do Japanese name suffixes mean, and how are they used?
What is the right and wrong way to make a Japanese nickname?
A music reporter writes about her experiences interviewing the young Buck-Tick.
A book chronicling the formation and early history of Buck-Tick.
A gothic Halloween extravaganza featuring performances by Kozi formerly of Malice Mizer, Selia of Tenshi no Revolver backing vocal fame, and more.
Spotlight on Olivia Lufkin: Live Studio Interview at MTV Harajuku