Tokyo Ghoul:re―Cö shu Nie Unveil CD Cover for ‘Asphyxia’ & Release New Song ‘Saishuu Densha’

Cö shu Nie are the band who perform asphyxia, the opening theme for the ongoing anime series Tokyo Ghoul:re which has been airing since April 3. The band was highlighted as a New Artist on Apple Music, and the song asphyxia itself peaked at 5th place on the iTunes Store. It already has close to 1.9 million plays on Spotify and has charted in the streaming platforms’ Viral Top 50 not only in Japan but Singapore and Indonesia too.   The music video for asphyxia too has garnered success with 4 million views already locked in. Even before the physical release of the single, it has received a major response both inside and outside Japan.   Cö shu Nie‘s new song Saishuu Densha was also digitally released on subscription services on May 16 as well as posted on YouTube. The Limited Pressing Edition of the asphyxia single features art drawn by Tokyo Ghoul:re author Sui Ishida. A special bonus will also be included for those who buy the single at Tower Records or Animate. Tower Records will also hand out original stickers. Additionally, an A3-size poster (pictured above) will be included in the Limited Pressing Edition when bought at Animate. These are available on a first-come, first served basis. Cö shu Nie will hold a solo concert at TSUTAYA O-nest in Tokyo on June 19 in support of the single’s release. Tickets have sold out already.   Anime fans should make sure to check out the CD jacket drawn by Sui Ishida himself.   ■Information Cö shu Nie – “asphyxia” On sale June 6, 2018 Regular Edition [CD] AICL-3513 ¥1,200 (tax excl.) Limited Pressing Edition [CD+DVD] AICL-3514~5 ¥2,000 (tax excl.) Music Video:   Cö shu Nie Oneman Live – “asphyxia” Venue: TSUTAYA O-nest, Tokyo Date: June 19, 2018 Time: OPEN 18:30 / START 19:00 *Tickets sold-out.   Tokyo Ghoul:re Official Website … Continue reading Tokyo Ghoul:re―Cö shu Nie Unveil CD Cover for ‘Asphyxia’ & Release New Song ‘Saishuu Densha’