The Japanese Popstars remix Beyonce, nominated for XFM’s New Music Award and voted DJ Mag’s 2008 “Best Breakthrough Producers 2008!”


Click here for free download of unreleased track

“Electronic Poet”

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***Beyonce Japstars Remix No.2!***

Keep your eyes and ears peeled for The Japanese Popstars remix of Beyonce’s “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)” which they were asked to do after the lady herself (well, or ‘her people’) liked the “If I Were A Boy” remixes!  You can listen to the track now on the Myspace, BEBO and Facebook sites.  Stay tuned for more details….

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***BEST BREAKTHROUGH PRODUCERS***

Last month DJ Mag had nominated The Japanese Popstars for two gongs in their “Best Of British Awards 2008” – “BEST BREAKTHROUGH PRODUCERS” and BEST ARTIST ALBUM” – we are extremely happy to announce that The Japanese Popstars have been voted BEST BREAKTHROUGH PRODUCERS 2008!!

We’ve been completely blown away with the win and would like to thank everyone that voted for us, its really appreciated!!!  It has meant so much for us and it really has made all the hard work, time and effort we have spent making music worthwhile. BIG THANKS TO ALL WHO VOTED!!!!

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***FACE MELTER RELEASE***

Keep your eyes peeled for The Japanese Popstars next release “Face Melter” out on Gung-Ho Recordings January 19th.  It’s doing the rounds on promo at the minute and features:

“Face Melter”

“Face Melter (Richard Murray Mix)”

“Uuratt Ta Ta Tat (Ta Tat)”

“Total Distorted Mayhem”

You can check the music video for the release online at Youtube.com as it was created by the excellent 13 Videos.  The video is focused around 3 giant monsters that come to terrorize earth and only the Space Taskforce can stop them!

FACE MELTER MUSIC VIDEO

The 3 monsters represent us and the video is homage to Japanese B-movie madness!!  Giant Monster Super Fight Attack!!

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***Current remixes by The Japanese Popstars to keep your eyes and ears peeled for***

Groove Armada Vs The Japanese Popstars “Get Down” Strictly Rhythm

Shinichi Osawa “Star Guitar” on Data Records

The Music “Drugs” on Yes Please! Recordings

Tong & Spoon “Gas Face” on Televizion

Grand National “Cut By The Brakes” on Sunday Best

Ting Tings “Be The One” on Sony

Beyonce “If I Were A Boy” on RCA/Sony

Beyonce “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)” on RCA/Sony

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***WE JUST ARE OUT FEBRUARY 24, 2009***

“We Just Are” is The Japanese Popstars debut album released on Gung-Ho! Recordings to great critical acclaim.  Made up of 12 tracks which best express what The Japanese Popstars are about and should be in all good record stores now!

“FILE NEXT TO ORBITAL, UNDERWORLD AND THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS” (NEW BAND OF THE DAY) – THE GUARDIAN

“THESE BOYS ARE GOING OVERGROUND SHARPISH’ – CLASH

“BRAIN BLUDGEONING PEAK TIME STAPLES… BIG!” – MIXMAG

“CUT FROM THE SAME CLOTH AS ORBITAL AND UNDERWORLD… THERE ISN’T THE SLIGHTEST DOUBT THAT THESE GUYS WILL BE MASSIVE” – DJ MAG

“BOUND TO CAUSE CARNAGE”- IDJ

“THIS ALBUM IS F**KING AMAZING”- POPJUSTICE.COM

“NEVER HAS AN IRISH ACT CREATED SO MUCH HYSTERIA FROM PRESS AND INDUSTRY ALIKE – HOTPRESS

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***’We Just Are On’ European Tour Dates***


Feb 26th – TBC Digital, Brighton, UK

Feb 27th – Snafu, Aberdeen, Scotland

Feb 28th – Shine, Belfast, N.Ireland

7th Mar – Moles, Bath, UK

27th Mar – Snowside Festival, Austria

Check out some videos of The Japanese Popstars live gigs:

Face Melter LIVE

The Japanese Popstars LIVE GAN BAN Tokyo

Gas Face remix LIVE

Uuratt Ta Ta Tat (Ta Tat) LIVE in Chibuku

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