• Friends with Stereopony.
• Friends with Oreskaband.
• HARUNA and MAMI both loves Dragonball.
• HARUNA and MAMI tend to tap their left leg and swing their guitars in the same rhythm while playing songs.
• HARUNA and RINA went to see a Prince of Tennis musical (TeniMyu).
• Loves Bleach, One Piece and K-On!.
• Studied at Caless Vocal & Dance School. Met at the main branch at Osaka.
• They all like guys with an "S-Type" personality.
• They spent only a year and a half (from mid-2006) learning to play their respective musical...
The Japanese pop culture convention AM2 announced on Friday that it will host the Japanese band SCANDAL as musical Guests of Honor at its July 1-3 event at the Anaheim Convention Center in California.
SCANDAL is a four-member girl band which has performed several anime theme songs, including the 10th Bleach opening theme, the fourth Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood ending theme, and the second Star Driver Kagayaki no Takuto ending theme. The band also performed three songs for the 2010 anime film Loups-Garous, which featured animated versions of the band's members onscreen.
Earlier this month, pop-rock band SCANDAL announced that they would soon be releasing their 10th single, “Haruka“, which will also be used as the theme song for the upcoming 3D animation, “Tofu Kozo“.
Recently, they unveiled the covers for the single’s three different editions and its track list.
The title track “Haruka” is said to capture all the emotions and troubles you feel between your first encounter with your loved one and your breakup. It contains a positive message, which assures the listener that all those troubles leading up to the breakup...
RINA, the youngest among the group and serves as the drummer. A girl that always has a smile painted on her face when performing – showing that performing and music is nothing but love. She’s also a cheerful and bubbly person as seen in their live interviews with the reactions she shows. Also among the 4 of them, she is the most active in their blog, making sure that fans is always updated to her and the group.
MAMI has the best guitar skills among the girls, and serves as The Lead guitarist in Scandal. She often amazes fans that come to see them live with her dexterity and skill with the electric guitar. She also appears serious and kind of dark on stage due to her long fringe and serious expression, but offstage, she becomes a direct opposite, displaying a very cheerful and upbeat personality. Also among the group, she’s also the biggest fan of Japanese Anime. In the vocals department, she has a...