Visual Kei band gossip has found a new drummer and unveiled details on their upcoming three singles!
After gossip‘s drummer hayate‘s departure from the band, they were looking for someone to take his place. Finally, the new drummer Ritsu has officially joined gossip on March 5th after his first live event with the band.
The new drummer has brought good news with him as well: gossip announced that they will be dropping three (!) new singles within three months! The first single titled ‘immoral kichiku ㊙ ︎tsuushin kouza’ (インモラル鬼畜㊙︎痛震講座) will be released on May 4th. It will consist of three tracks in total: “-SAKURAN-” (錯乱), “houkago kichiku club” (放課後鬼チク倶楽部) and “meiwaku÷koui” (迷惑÷好意). The DVD will feature the promotional video for “-SAKURAN-“.
The band’s second single titled ‘CHEMICAL FILTH’ is expected to come out on June 15th. It will also include three tracks: “mental money neurosis” (メンタルマネーノイローゼ), “dareka-san ga koronda” (誰かさんが殺んだ。) and “nakigara yo” (亡骸よ). The DVD for this single will consist of the promotional video for the second track.
The official date of release for the last third single titled ‘ero-topiary’ (エロトピアリ) is set to July 13th. This one will come out with the tracks “[M.A.D]”, “KICK ASS” and “happy birthday” (ハッピーバースデー), and the DVD will feature the video for the third track.
Even though the releases will be quite frequent, it was announced that all three singles will be limited to only 1,000 copies. So be sure to grab your copy! And don’t forget to check out the music video preview for the first track “-SAKURAN-“ below!