Upcoming Release: Chirinuruwowaka – Kimi No Mirai Ni You Ga Aru



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Guitar-driven trio Chirinuruwowaka has announced their eighth album: Kimi No Mirai Ni You Ga Aru (There is Business in Your Future). To be released on May 10, the album features 7 tracks.

“We aimed for the feeling that the images you see in your mind are as though you are watching a beautiful movie,” said vocalist and guitarist Yuu, quoted on music website Natalie. After the album is released in May, Chirinuruwowaka will embark on a national “OctopusTour.” However, before touring, the band has announced two dates of “Chirinuruwowaka Kai Vol. 4” to premiere the new album before the CD is released. These will be on April 29 at Shindaita FEVER in Setagaya-ku, Tokyo and May 3 at America-Mura FANJ Twice in Chuo-ku, Osaka. The venues will also feature advance sales of the album. Ticket information can be found on Chirinuruwowaka’s website here.



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  1. Dolce
  2. Creature
  3. Ikari No Fudesaki (The Tip of the Brush of Rage)
  4. Haru Wa Achira (Spring is Over There)
  5. Shidarezakura (Weeping Cherry Tree)
  6. Ukitsu Shizumitsu (Floating and Sinking)
  7. Kuusou Toshi (Daydream City)

OctopusTour 2017:

Keep up with Chirinuruwowaka by following them on social media below:

Website / Twitter (Yuu [guitar/vocals], Kousaku Abe [drums], Iwai Eikichi [bass]) / Facebook

Upcoming Release: Chirinuruwowaka – Kimi No Mirai Ni You Ga Aru

Upcoming Release: Natsuko Miyamoto (Mass of the Fermenting Dregs) Announces Solo Album

Image courtesy of Pia Kansai.

Fresh off Mass of the Fermenting Dregs‘ first physical release in 7 years, the single “Slow-motion Replay,” singer and bassist for MOTFD, Natsuko Miyamoto, has announced her first solo album.

Titled Namami, the 9-track CD will be released in May through FLAKE SOUNDS. According to an interview with Miyamoto on Pia Kansai, he tracklist is as follows:

  1. Hitogomi [Crowd]
  2. EIM -everyday is monday-
  3. Warau Hito [Laughing Person]
  4. Uta O Utaeba [If You Sing a Song]
  5. delayed brain (NUMBERGIRL cover)
  6. Shijima To Kabe To Yami [Silence and Walls and Darkness] (Qomolangma Tomato cover)
  7. Slow-motion Replay
  8. Re: Tantantan
  9. decision

The last three tracks have all been released in some form before: Miyamoto’s solo take on “Slow-motion Replay” is the b-side for the single, and “Re: Tantantan” is another take on a different MOTFD song, which she released on her Bandcamp along with the solo track “decision.”

You can follow Mass of the Fermenting Dregs on Facebook here.

Listen to Natsuko Miyamoto’s solo version of “Slow-motion Replay” below.

Upcoming Release: Natsuko Miyamoto (Mass of the Fermenting Dregs) Announces Solo Album

Upcoming Release: Number the. – Moon Beam

Today, rock trio Number the. released a trailer for their first song as a group in five years, titled “MOON BEAM.”

The single will be released only as a digital download on January 25.

The band’s last release was their 2012 album, Night Songs, which served as the follow-up to their debut, 1st. 

Upcoming Release: Number the. – Moon Beam