Purikura Photos Coupled with Wednesday Campanella’s ‘Galapagos’ EP

25.May.2018 | MUSIC

Wednesday Campanella‘s forthcoming EP Galapagos, set for release on June 27, is the first CD release from the artist in almost a year and 5 months since SUPERMAN.

 

Front-woman KOM_I wanted to make the title of the new release about the Japan that surrounds her and the current condition of Tokyo. ‘Galapagos’ is a metaphor that serves to represent these ideas.

 

The CD artwork uses purikura―a unique part of Japanese culture―as the symbol of Galapagos. The CD case is entirely clear red plastic with just purikura, making it the simplest cover design from the group to date.

 

The purikura used doesn’t take on the trends of today’s photos. Instead, it recreates the early style and size of those seen in the mid 90’s. These purikura are available as a bonus for those who purchase the CD in-store. Depending on the store you go to you’ll receive different purikura of KOM_I pulling different expressions.

 

Additionally, at Village Vanguard in Shimo-Kitazawa, they’re giving out instrumental CDs of Galapagos as a bonus.

 

Get your hands on the CD and nostalgic purikura!

 

■Information
EP – “Galapagos”
Release Date: June 27, 2018
Price: CD ¥2,500 (pre-tax) / Vinyl ¥3,500 (pre-tax)

Wednesday Campanella Amphitheater Performance
Date: June 30, 2018 ― July 1, 2018 (*In the case of rain, the show will still go ahead, but will cease in the case of stormy weather)
Venue: Kawaguchiko Stellar Theater
OPEN 17:00 / START 18:00
Price: Reserved Seating ¥5,500 (Tax-Included)
Free for children below the age of 2. Must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

 

Tickets:
e+
http://eplus.jp/

 

Lawson Tickets
http://l-tike.com/order/?gLcode=75560
0570-084-003(L-Code: 75560)

 

Ticket Pia
https://t.pia.jp/
0570-02-9999(P-Code: 112-469)

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