Fragments are performing in Japan for the first time.

On June 30, the Filipino metalcore act announced they will be holding shows in Japan this August — their first international tour. Dubbed the “We Are ALLINSANE” tour, it will see the metal quintet hold a total of three shows in Tokyo. “Join us for an extraordinary journey as we bring the raw energy of the Philippines’ modern metal to Japan,” the band stated in an Instagram post announcing the tour. “We are eager to immerse ourselves in Japan’s vibrant culture and legendary metal scene.”

In celebration of the Japan tour, the band is also set to hold a send-off gig this August 10 at SaGuijo in Makati City. The lineup set to be announced soon. Watch this space for updates.

This Japan tour follows their local tour in support of their latest single “ALLINSANE,” which saw multiple stops across Metro Manila, the rest of Luzon, as well as Visayas.

Check out the full list of dates for Fragments’ “We Are ALLINSANE” Japan Tour below:

  • August 23 – Tokyo, Shinjuku – Earthdom (Breakdown Fest)
  • Augusts 24 – Tokyo, Shimokitazawa – Cream
  • August 25 – Tokyo, Shinjuku – Antiknock

In other news, Fragments took part in the Pocket Stages of Fete de la Musique Philippines 2024 last June 28, performing at the Final Round Stage, located at the Mansion Sports Bar and Lounge in Makati City. Meanwhile, they premiered an accompanying music video for “ALLINSANE” last May 30, directed by frontman Niko Cezar.

Listen to “ALLINSANE” by Fragments below: