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Release date: 14 April 1988
Style: Power metal


7.8 | 42 votes


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01. Dear Loser
02. Vanishing Love
03. Phantom Of Guilt
04. Sadictic Desire
05. Give Me The Pleasure
06. I'll Kill You
07. Alive
08. Kurenai
09. Un-finished


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As anyone who saw Sam Dunn's documentary "Global Metal" may know, X Japan, or X as they were then called, were treated as pariahs by the Japanese music establishment when they first emerged in the mid-1980s. Rumour has it some Tokyo bars even hung signs on their doors saying "No Yoshiki". This outsider status wasn't entirely unearned; they openly courted controversy with the sleeve of debut single I'll Kill You, which featured the faces of corpses photographed during the Vietnam War.

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BlankFile - 05.07.2011 at 23:35  
Rating: 6 I confess i was never a big fan of Vanishing Vision. Its the only X Japan cd that i don´t appreciate that much... From this album forward, they´ve only released magnificent albums.

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