DIR EN GREY has conquered the Japanese rock scene with lyrics that convey sorrow, darkness and anger in modern society. The band has received international critical acclaim for their masterful translation of the lyrics to their dramatic and at times shocking stage show, which includes self-mutilation with bloodshed.
Kyo – Voice
Kaoru – Guitar
Die – Guitar
Toshiya – Bass
Shinya – Drums
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A groundbreaking 70-mins world extending beyond madness! DIR EN GREY will release their 8th studio album “DUM SPIRO SPERO” 2 years and 10 months after “UROBOROS” which garnered overwhelming support as the strongest and the maddest record resonating across the globe. In our time when heavy rock music has become diversified, the band’s deep and extensive, unique perspective is once again borderless, uncategorized. This record, which encapsulates the band’s present, will not only secure tremendous support from the hard core fans, but will surely gain recognition from heavy rock fans including guitar enthusiasts and Westernmusic-obsessed music fans. There are 14 tracks including “Hageshisa To, Kono Mune No Naka De Karamitsuita Shakunetsu No Yami,” “LOTUS”, “DIFFERENT SENSE” as single-cut tracks in this album. With the combination of world-noted engineers and the individuality of a Japanese born and bred band, this album will no doubt be the determining punch for DIR EN GREY!