Japanese alternative hard rock band LOKA will show a different side with the release of a new album!
Being recognized by the American-style hard rock sound, Japanese band LOKA will be showing themselves from a different angle with their upcoming new album titled ‘EVO:ERA’. The album will include 7 tracks, which will become a representation of hard rock, EDM and synthesizer sound mix. The new concept will initiate a new beginning for LOKA and the history of their music. Even though, the songs will take a new form, the band promises to match every taste and include both smooth and powerful tracks. The album will also become the first one with LOKA‘s new bassist Miro.
The new album ‘EVO:ERA’ will be available in stores on April 6th. The track list is confirmed to be the following:
1. Perfect Enemy
2. God Gone To Vegas
5. New Skin
6. Half Past Late
In relation to the album release, LOKA will also hold a special release live party, which will take place at Shimokitazawa Garden, Tokyo on March 21st. The special guest line-up includes INKT, HARVEST, ROOKIEZ IS PUNK’D and ASH DA HERO. The tickets can be purchased through eplus’ webpage [HERE]. Check out event teaser video below and be sure not to miss this!
And this is still not all! It was announced that after album release LOKA will be going on a tour! The tour titled ‘THE ORIGINS TOUR 2016’ will start in May, and 8 stops were confirmed by now. However, the schedule is not finalised, so there are probably even more concerts on the way! The confirmed concert schedule by now looks like this:
THE ORIGINS TOUR 2016:
May 4th – CLUB LIZARD, Yokohama
May 5th – PALOOZA, Kashiwa
May 6th – CLUB MACANA, Sendai
May 8th – DUCE, Sapporo
May 21st – CLUB DROP, Osaka
May 29th – HOLIDAY NEXT, Nagoya
The tickets for the tour will become available from March 21st and can be purchased through e＋TICKETS and LAWSON TICKETS. The LOKA‘s official webpage ticket reservation will begin on April 8th. Check out tour poster below, and stay tuned for more!