A bunch of new artists were added to the rosters of both major Japanese summer festivals. 


Fuji Rock 2017

The Fuji Rock Festival, set for the Naeba ski resort in Niigata Prefecture July 28-30, has added The AmazonsChronixxA Guy Called GeraldNina KravizRag N Bone ManTroyboiTrain, and about a dozen Japanese acts.

Meanwhile, Summer Sonic, which takes place Aug. 19-20, has added CommunionsJose JamesKehlaniHonne and Sundara Karma.

It also announced the first batch of artists who will be playing Sonicmania, the rave that traditionally takes place the night before the Tokyo leg of SS. Those are KasabianLiam GallagherJustice and Orbital.