Edge Of Spirit

Edge Of Spirit

  • Sho – Vocals
  • Yamaken – Guitar
  • Hiroki – Guitar
  • Kei – Bass
  • Keigo – Drums

1997年結成。4枚目のアルバム「EDGE OF SPIRIT」を日本では’09年OCH LABEL(現FURIOUS RECORDS)より、ヨーロッパでは’11年DEMONS RUN AMOK(ドイツ)より発売。
2011年10/11月、フランスはパリのRISE OF THE NORTHSTARとともにヨーロッパツアーを敢行。2012年にはDARKEST HOURと日本をツアー。

Edge Of Spirit was formed in 1997, and started playing shows in Osaka area. Signed with Indivisual Records/Sony Music Entertainment and put out 1st record “Screaming For The Truth” in 1999, as for now the sales counts more than 15,000 copies, the album has been the Japan’s hardcore masterpiece since then. Being grown by both hardcore and metal music, the band made it to create hardcore music mixed with Scandinavian metal and has originated its style. The band relocated to Tokyo in 2000 and got on full Japan dates with Arch Enemy on 2004, The Haunted, Nile and Exodus on 2006. Toured with/opened up for The Acacia Strain, Agnostic Front, Bleeding Through, Full Blown Chaos, Madball, Maroon, Merauder, Napalm Death, Skarhead, Vader to name a few. They released 4th full-length in Japan through Furious Records in 2009 and in Europe through Germany-based label Demons Run Amok Entertainment in 2011. Then toured all over Europe with French hardcore band Rise Of The Northstar. They’re currently preparing new album due out summer 2014.

“Tour History 2006-2012″

Japan Tour w/ The Haunted, Nile, Exodus February/March 2006
Australia Tour May/June 2007
Canada/NYC Tour June/July 2008
Japan Tour September 2009 – early 2010
Japan Tour w/ Full Blown Chaos January 2011
European Tour w/ Rise Of The Northstar October/November 2011
Japan Tour w/ Darkest Hour May 2012
plus hundreds of single shows and festivals

We have shared the stage with:
The Acacia Strain, AFTeRSHOCK, Agnostic Front, Another Victim, Arch Enemy, Arkangel, As Blood Runs Black, Billy The Kid, Bleeding Through, Born From Pain, Caliban, Cephalic Carnage, Confession, Cornered, Darkest Hour, Dimension Zero, Endwell, Everyday Dollars, Exodus, Expire, Farewell To Freeway, First Blood, Foundation, Full Blown Chaos, The Haunted, The Haverbrook Disaster, Heaven Shall Burn, Impious, Kathleen Turner Overdrive, Liferuiner, Ligeia, Madball, Maroon, Means, Merauder, Mnemic, Napalm Death, Nasty, New Hate Rising, Next Step Up, Nile, Napalm Death, No Turning Back, Rise Of The Northstar, The Rivalry, Sheer Terror, Sick Of It All, Skarhead, Stigma, Suburban Scum, Thick As Blood, Vader, Vehement Serenade, Veil Of Maya, War From A Harlots Mouth, Warhound, 13 Steps

Furious Records