Visual Scene (Visual Kei)
Visual Scene (Visual Kei) is the Japanese music, culture. X Japan is most famous in the Visual Scene.What is the Visual-Kei?
Visual-kei is a movement that’s qualified by the utilization of changing amounts of makeup, flamboyant costumes and complex hair styles. Some western sources believe visual-kei refers to a music genre, with its sound generally linked at glam rock, punk rock and heavy metal.
Yet, visual-kei acts play various music genres, including those considered by some as unrelated to rock including electronic, pop, etc. Including members of the movement themselves, other sources, say it is the trend and not a music genre and involvement in the associated subcultures what exemplifies the usage of the term.