Lillies and Remains

Lillies and Remains

 Tokyo, Tōkyō, JPN
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Edgy Metallic Dark

Biography

2006 Band was formed in Kyoto with Kent as the core member.

2008 May Debut EP ?gMoralist S.S.?h was released. Lillies were able to create the raw New Wave~Post Punk sound that Japanese people have not been able to till now, which has left a severe impact to core music listeners and music industry related people and has become the talk.

2008 Kent based his activities in Tokyo and Kazuya, a new member joins the band.?@Since then there has been a couple changes with the other members till the present band.

Their music is edgy with metallic-like guitars featuring fearless sounds.
Front man Kent began writing songs at the age of 15. He sets all sorts of hooks in his music which are backed by his enormous knowledge of music and gives off an overwhelming presence which can change the atmosphere in an instant with his killer tunes.

After 1 year from releasing the debut EP, the long-awaited full album ?gPart Of Grace?h was released in June 2009.
The dark yet sharp (poignant) atmosphere of the EP put together with a glimpse of a higher level of genius pop sense has been evaluated firmly.

Supported the UK underground scene bands such as Selfish Cunt, Neils Children and Project Komakino for their Japan Tours.

With the stylish appearance and cool yet aggressive performance the band?fs popularity is gradually growing.

Influences are:
Bauhaus
Big Black
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Brian Eno
The Cure
Contortions
David Bowie
Gang Of Four
Iggy Pop
Interpol
Josef K
Joy Division
Neils Children
Orange Juice
Paul Weller
Public Image Ltd.
Selfish C*nt
Stone Roses
The Stranglers
Suicide
This Heat

and more...

Discography

"Moralist S.S." (EP)
Release Date: May 10th, 2008

"Part of Grace" (ALBUM)
Release Date: June 3rd, 2009

http://www.51records.com

Set List

30 - 40 mins set

The Fake
Sigmablade
Solitude of Vigour
Lasting Feast
Moralist S.S.
Grind
Ivan, Knife, Lip Cream
Come Down