Japanese rock band Radwimps announce Melbourne, Sydney tour dates

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Japanese rock band Radwimps announce Melbourne, Sydney tour dates

Radwimps Australian tour Sydney and Melbourne dates
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Japanese rockers Radwimps have announced a 2023 Australian tour with Sydney and Melbourne dates.

Formed in 2001 in Kanagawa, Japan, the band consists of four talented members: Yojiro Noda (vocals, guitar), Akira Kuwahara (guitar), Yusuke Takeda (bass), and Satoshi Yamaguchi (drums).

They’re best known for their frequent collaborations with Japanese director Makoto Shinkai on the OSTs for Your Name., Weathering With You and Suzume.

Radwimps Australian tour dates

  • Sydney: Liberty Hall – October 9
  • Melbourne: The Forum – October 13

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Known for their genre-blending approach, Radwimps seamlessly weaves together elements of rock, alternative, indie, and sometimes even pop, resulting in a musical experience that is both dynamic and emotionally evocative. Their compositions range from high-energy anthems to heartfelt ballads, creating a diverse and engaging discography that resonates with a wide audience.

One of Radwimps’ most significant achievements was their involvement in the soundtrack of the critically acclaimed anime film Your Name (Kimi no Na wa) in 2016. The movie’s theme song, Zen Zen Zense, Yojiro Noda’s poetic and emotive storytelling, and other tracks from the band further propelled Radwimps into international recognition.

Check out the Radwimps website for latest ticket and tour details.