●In January, DI REN GREY grace the cover of KERRANG!, the world’s biggest selling weekly rock magazine published in the UK.
During this time, they join the magazine’s packaged tour “KERRANG Relentless Energy Drink Tour 2009” along with such bands as BRING ME THE HORIZON.
The tour takes them all over UK and Ireland.
 
●In February, “TOUR09 Feast of V senses” begins in Japan.
They perform in small live show venues, enlarging as they went along to large all-standing venues.
This tour had 38 shows, including a “fan club exclusive show” and a “male only show”.
 
●Same month, they release DVD “A KNOT OF”. This DVD includes highlights of their past shows that go back years.
In April, they release DVD “TOUR08 THE ROSE TRIMS AGAIN”. A complete footage of the show they performed last October at Shinkiba’s STUDIO COAST.
 
●In June, they perform for the third time at “ROCK AM RING” and “ROCK IM PARK”
They also perform for the first time at UK’s “Download Festival” during their European tour along with monster bands such as MONTLEY CRUE, KORN and NINE INCH NAILS. They also perform with KILLSWITCH ENAGE in Paris.
With their headlining tour shows combined, they performed 14 shows before they went back to Japan.
 
●From end of August to the middle of September, DIR EN GREY’s “TOUR09 ALL VISIBLE THINGS”takes place in Japan; a tour that included 10 shows in major cities.
 
●DIR EN GREY’s most sought out music video compilation DVD will be released on October 28th , titled 『AVERAGE BLASPHEMY』.
 
●In November, they will tour major cities in the US and will also perform for the first time in South America.
 
●Their newest single 『Hageshisa to, Kono Mune no Naka de Karamitsuita Syakunetsu no Yami』will be released on December 2nd, 15months since their last single release.

OVERSEAS (UK / IRELAND) Kerrang! Relentless Energy Drink Tour 2009

  • Mindless Self Indulgence / DIR EN GREY / Bring Me The Horizon / Black Tide / In Case Of Fire
  • 01.13 Queens University, Mandela Hall -Belfast / UK-
  • 01.14 Academy -Dublin / IRELAND-
  • 01.16 O2 Academy Bristol -Bristol / UK-
  • 01.17 Cardiff University, Great Hall -Cardiff / UK-
  • 01.18 Southampton Guildhall -Southampton / UK-
  • 01.20 Academy -Oxford / UK-
  • 01.21 UEA -Norwich / UK-
  • 01.22 Rock City – Main Hall -Nottingham / UK-
  • 01.23 Manchester Academy -Manchester / UK-
  • 01.24 O2 Academy Leeds -Leeds / UK-
  • 01.26 O2 Academy Liverpool -Liverpool / UK-
  • 01.27 Barrowland -Glasgow / UK-
  • 01.28 O2 Academy Newcastle -Newcastle / UK-
  • 01.29 O2 Academy Birmingham -Birmingham / UK-
  • 01.30 O2 Academy Brixton -London / UK- ※公演中止

TOUR09 FEAST OF V SENSES

  • 02.09 HEAVEN’S ROCK saitama shintoshin VJ-3
  • 02.10 mito LIGHT HOUSE
  • 02.11 HEAVEN’S ROCK Utsunomiya VJ-2
  • 02.13 MORIOKA Club Change WAVE
  • 02.14 AKITA Club SWINDLE
  • 02.16 NAGANO CLUB JUNK BOX
  • 02.17 SHIZUOKA Sunash
  • 02.18 HAMAMATSU MADOWAKU
  • 02.20 KANAZAWA AZ
  • 02.22 GIFU Club ROOTS
  • 02.23 SHIGA U-STONE/li>
  • 02.25 NARA NEVERLAND
  • 02.26 KYOTO MUSE
  • 02.27 KOBE VARIT.
  • 03.01 TOKUSHIMA JITTERBUG
  • 03.02 Yonago BELIER
  • 03.04 KUMAMOTO BATTLE-STAGE
  • 03.05 OITA T.O.P.S
  • 03.09 Rockmaykan (Secret)
  • 03.16 IMP HALL -「a knot」only-
  • 03.17 IMP HALL -「a knot」only-
  • 03.18 IMP HALL -MALE only-
  • 03.23 CLUB CITTA’ KAWASAKI -「a knot」only-
  • 03.24 CLUB CITTA’ KAWASAKI -「a knot」only-
  • 03.25 CLUB CITTA’ KAWASAKI -MALE only-
  • 04.01 Zepp Nagoya
  • 04.02 Zepp Nagoya
  • 04.04 KBS HALL
  • 04.05 KBS HALL
  • ※3 shows (4/7,8,10) were postponed to next month due to Kyo diagnosed with inflammation of the vocal chords, or edema of larynx.
  • 04.13 NAMBA Hatch
  • 04.14 NAMBA Hatch
  • 04.15 NAMBA Hatch
  • 04.17 Zepp Fukuoka
  • 04.21 Zepp Tokyo
  • 04.22 Zepp Tokyo
  • 04.23 Zepp Tokyo
  • 04.29 LIVE DVD 『TOUR08 THE ROSE TRIMS AGAIN』RELEASE
  • 05.02 SHINKIBA STUDIO COAST (additional)
  • 05.03 SHINKIBA STUDIO COAST (additional)
  • 05.04 SHINKIBA STUDIO COAST (additional)
  • 05.08 Zepp Sapporo (The Substitution, 04.10)
  • 05.10 Zepp Sendai (The Substitution, 04.07)
  • 05.11 Zepp Sendai (The Substitution, 04.08)

OVERSEAS (EU) TOUR09 FEAST OF Ⅴ SENSES

  • 06.10 Tivoli -Utrecht / Holland-
  • 06.11 Le Bataclan -Paris / France- *co-headline : Killswitch Engage
  • 06.14 Garage -Saarbrucken / Germany-
  • 06.16 Backstage Werk -Munich / Germany-
  • 06.17 Alcatraz -Milan / Italy-
  • 06.18 Alte Boerse -Zurich / Switzerland-
  • 06.21 Strasse E -Dresden / Germany-
  • 06.23 Palac Akropolis -Prague / Czech Republic-
  • 06.24 Stodola Club -Warsaw / Poland-
  • 06.25 Columbia Club -Berlin / Germany-

Rock Im Park

  • CLUB STAGE : DIR EN GREY / BLACK STONE CHERRY / ALL THAT REMAINS / GALLOWS / HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD / BRING ME THE HORIZON / BUCKCHERRY / THE BLACKOUT / FIGHTSTAR / THE CRAVE / PAIN / STEADLUR / FIVE AND THE RED ONE / NERVECELL
  • 06.05 Zeppelinfeld -Nuernberg / Germany-

Rock Am Ring

  • COCA COLA SOUNDWAVE TENT : DIR EN GREY / BLACK STONE CHERRY / ALL THAT REMAINS / GALLOWS / HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD / BRING ME THE HORIZON / BUCKCHERRY / THE BLACKOUT / FIGHTSTAR / THE CRAVE / PAIN / STEADLUR / FIVE AND THE RED ONE / NERVECELL
  • 06.07 Nueburgring -Eifel / Germany-

Download

  • 2nd STAGE : MOTLEY CRUE / OPETH / LACUNA COIL / BRING ME THE HORIZON / DIR EN GREY / PARKWAY DRIVE / A DAY TO REMEMBER / IN THIS MOMENNT / SEADLUR
  • 06.12 Donington Park -Derby / UK-

NOVA ROCK Festival

  • RED STAGE : IN EXTREMO / CHICKENFOOT / KILLSWITCH ENGAGE / MONSTER MAGNET / ALL THAT REMAINS / DIR EN GREY / ATROCITY / EISBRECHER / CENTAO
  • 06.20 Pannonia Fields II -Nickelsdorf/ Austria-

MetalTown

  • RED STAGE : DIR EN GREY / MUSTASCH / ALL THAT REMAINS / THE HAUNTED
  • 06.27 Frihamnspiren -Gothenburg / Sweden-

TOUR09 ALL VISIBLE THINGS

  • 08.26 SHINKIBA STUDIO COAST
  • 08.27 SHINKIBA STUDIO COAST
  • 09.01 NAMBA Hatch
  • 09.02 NAMBA Hatch
  • 09.04 KBS HALL
  • 09.05 KBS HALL
  • 09.09 Zepp Tokyo
  • 09.10 Zepp Tokyo
  • 09.14 SHINKIBA STUDIO COAST
  • 09.15 SHINKIBA STUDIO COAST
  • 10.28 MUSIC CLIP COLLECTION DVD『AVERAGE BLASPHEMY』RELEASE

OVERSEAS (North / South America) TOUR09 ALL VISIBLE THINGS

  • 11.02 Warehouse Live -Houston, TX / U.S.-
  • 11.03 Trees –Dallas, TX / U.S.-
  • 11.06 Court Central Estadio Nacional –Santiago / Chile-
  • 11.11 The Gramercy Theatre -New York, NY / U.S.-
  • 11.13 The Gramercy Theatre -New York, NY / U.S.-
  • 11.14 The Gramercy Theatre -New York, NY / U.S.-
  • 11.16 Metro –Chicago, IL / U.S.-
  • 11.18 Gothic Theatre –Englewood, CO / U.S.-
  • 11.20 House of Blues Sunset Strip -West Hollywood, CA / U.S.-
  • 11.22 House of Blues Sunset Strip -West Hollywood, CA / U.S.-
  • 11.23 The Fillmore -San Francisco, CA / U.S.-

Maquinaria Festival

  • MAIN STAGE : EVANESCENCE / PANIC! AT THE DISCO / DIR EN GREY / DUFF McKAGAN’S LOADED
  • 11.08 Maquinaria Festival -Sao Paulo / Brazil-
  • 12.02 SINGLE『Hageshisa to, Kono Mune no Naka de Karamitsuita Shakunetsu no Yami』RELEASE

DORJE -「a knot」 & ONLINE only-

  • 12.26 SHINKIBA STUDIO COAST
  • 12.28 NAMBA Hatch
  • 12.30 Zepp Nagoya

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