Japanese four-piece [Alexandros] became a radio staple in their home country with a bilingual blend of Britpop- and punk-inspired alternative rock.
∙ Early in their career, they released four albums under the name [Champagne], including 2012’s Schwarzenegger, which hit the Top 10 of the Oricon Albums chart.
∙ ALXD, their debut as [Alexandros], featured the Platinum-certified hit “Wataridori,” which earned them the Japan Gold Disc Awards’ New Artist of the Year honors in 2016.
∙ Topping both the Oricon Albums and Billboard Japan’s Albums charts, 2016’s Exist! included the hit “Swan,” which won Best Rock entry at the MTV Video Music Awards Japan.
∙ Their 2018 single “Mosquito Bite” was used as the theme song for the live-action version of the acclaimed manga series Bleach.
∙ A pair of tracks from 2018’s Sleepless in Brooklyn bookend the award-winning video game Judgment—“Arpeggio” opens the action, while “Your Song” is the ending theme.