Audience of over 1000 persons were filled with excitement! Wednesday Campanella’s live was held in Taiwan

17.October.2017 | MUSIC

KOM_I held her first one-man live in foreign country cities (Taipei and Taichu) on the 13th and the 14th of October.

She was the only Japanese artist participating the popular event “Legacy Presents 2017 Toshinyosei” and more than 1,000 persons gathered at the venues in Taipei and Taichu.

 

The venue in Taipei was a preppy spot “Kazan 1914 Bunsoenku” which used to be a vacant lot inside an alcohol factory when Japan occupied Taiwan. It is a mysterious, but nice spot where trees grow skyward out of the building stuctures. Whether in Japan or in a foreign country, Suyobi no Capmanella always creates her own stage from scratch based on the inspiration she receives from the venue.

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The opening song of the live was “Gogh” and the song started after a light was radiated from the darkness. The light flickered in the darkness and KOM_I’s voice resonated in the venue mysteriously. Then, the curtain opened after the intro of “Chosei” started and the venue was filled with excitement when KOM_I appeared on stage. The audience reacted to the energy from KOM_I who was running around the stage actively.

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After that, the stage was covered with a curtain and a mysterious rendition showing the silhouette of KOM_I with colorful clothes was shown.

 

The audience took in the energy from KOM_I who was running around the venue while performing “Wright Brothers.” She performed “Momotaro” lastly and was put inside a water ball. She dived into the audience seats and the live ended with excitement. She also said goodbye to the audience in the local language.

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She performed “Ikkyusan,” “Amenouzume” and “Marco Polo” after receiving an encore. The door at the side of the stage opened slightly and she left from the stage. The audience remained silent for a while but were filled excitement. The live ended while the audience was craving for KOM_I to appear again on stage.

 

“I want to come here again next year” says KOM_I. Can’t wait to see her next live in Taiwan.

■Information

【Live information】

・CAMP FLOG GNAW CARNIVAL 2017

Date: 2017,10,28 / 29

Venue: Exposition Park, Los Angeles

Official HP: http://www.campfloggnaw.com/

 

・Clockenflap Festival 2017

・Clockenflap Festival 2017

Date: 2017,11,17 / 18 / 19 (Suiyobi no Campanella will perform on the 18th)

Official website: http://www.clockenflap.com/

Ticket information: https://www.ticketflap.com/clockenflap2017

 

Official site:http://www.wed-camp.com

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    The whole stream is available to watch on WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA’s official YouTube channel, so be sure to check it out below.

     

    【WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA LIVE RECORD (170831 Ishinomaki, Oginohama)】

     

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    As WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA continue to experiment with captivating music and visuals, let us all keep on our toes in anticipation of what kind of performances we can expect from them in the coming months.

     

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    ・Daisy Balloon: http://daisyballoon.com/

     

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    It has been announced that WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA will perform at “Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival 2017,” a music festival held in Los Angeles, US. They will be the first Japanese artist to appear at the festival.

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    “Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival” is an annual music festival created and hosted by Tyler, the Creator of alternative hip hop group “Odd Future.” The festival began in 2012 as a place to thank fans for continuously supporting Tyler. The artists selected to perform at the event are all chosen by Tyler himself.

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    The reason why Tyler requested WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA to perform at the festival is partly because he wants more female artists in the line-up this year, but more specifically because he deemed them indispensable to be included due to their creativeness and how inspiring they are as artists. So he sent them an offer.

    The line-up features a long list of artists who are active all around the world including Tyler, the Creator, Tyler, the Creator, Lana Del Rey, ASAP Rocky, Solange Knowles, Willow Smith & Jaden Smith, Kid Cudi, Mac Miller, Justice, Migos, Lil Yachty, and more. 

    Full details regarding when WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA will be performing and related info will be revealed soon. Details regarding tickets will be announced on August 17th, US time.

    We can very much look forward to seeing WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA making the festival even more exciting and even pumping up world famous artists!

    ■Information

    CAMP FLOG GNAW CARNIVAL 2017

    Date: October 28 2017 & October 29 2017

    Location: Exposition Park, Los Angeles

    Official Homepage: http://www.campfloggnaw.com/

     

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  • WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA Digitally Releases New Song “Picasso” During Ongoing Japan Tour

    01.August.2017 | MUSIC

    WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA are currently on their nationwide solo Japan tour “WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA One Man Live Tour 2017 ~IN THE BOX~.” The electronic, EDM and J-pop trio, fronted by KOM_I, digitally released their new song “Picasso” on July 28th.

     

    The song has already featured in the set-lists during concerts of their ongoing tour, giving fans an early first chance to hear it. The song comes as the final installment to their three-track monthly release project; they released “Melos” in May, “Eisei” in June, and finished with “Picasso” this July. The new song has been used as the ending theme to the NHK World TV show “J-MELO” since April.

     

    The song and its lyrics are written by Kenmochi Hidefumi. The song was written with the theme in mind of “What line would you use when asking out somebody that you like?,” something mentioned in J-MELO and a question asked all around the world. The lyrics of “Picasso” touch upon the man himself who is said to have known many loves.

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    The CD cover in all its psychadelic colours was designed by Kuwahara Yoshiyuki who also designed the cover for the blu-ray release of WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA’s concert at the Nippon Budokan.

     

    In line with the new release, WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA have uploaded a short clip from the Tokyo concert of their ongoing tour which showcases the new song “Picasso.” The video will be available for a limited period of time. You have until August 4th to see it.

     

    WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA – “Picasso” (Limited Video Release)

    WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA’s solo tour will finish up in Okinawa before they head on over to Taiwan in October for a follow-up performance due to popular demand.

    We look forward to seeing what kind of performance WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA will put on for “Picasso” at all of the upcoming summer festivals.

     

    ■Information

    “Picasso” – Digital Single

    Purchase at: https://WednesdayCampanella.lnk.to/Picasso

     

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    @Legacy TAIPEI
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    @Legacy TAICHUNG
    Saturday October 14, 2017 – DOORS 19:30 / START 20:00

     

    Solo Tour Information: http://w.pia.jp/t/wed-camp/

    WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA Official Website: www.wed-camp.com/

     

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  • WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA Release Special Website Featuring KOM_I’s Voice in Run Up to Blu-ray Release

    25.July.2017 | MUSIC

    In the run up to their first ever video release, a Blu-ray of their concert at the Nippon Budokan, WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA, who are currently on on their solo tour “One Man Live Tour 2017 ~IN THE BOX~,” have opened up a unique and interesting website.

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    WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA are known for creating fun and quirky websites. For example, you can play a game on their official homepage if you access it via your smartphone. They also set up a special website for their song “Aladdin” from their EP “SUPERKID” which came out last year. If you rubbed the magic lamp on screen, you would be able to listen to the song.

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    WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA’s new special website, which has been set up for their first Blu-ray release “WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA Nippon Budokan Live ~Hakkaku Uchuu~,” not only includes the standard information about the disc’s content and the gorgeous packaging, but also a rather crude clipping of KOM_I herself, as well as a font and logo that look like they never made it past the template stage, giving the entire design of the website that early internet aesthetic.

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    The sound effects on the website were made by KOM_I herself, as you can probably tell. Aesthetically, the website is the same when viewed on both a PC and a smartphone, but KOM_I’s performance is a little different on each.

    On the PC page, if you click KOM_I’s mouth you will see the Blu-ray packaging flying through the air, accompanied by the sounds of her voice. You will sucked in through her mouth and into a website that looks like it was made by an amateur.

    The smartphone page will be much appreciated by the younger generation who are concerned by the lack of gigabytes on their devices. The extremely simple design of the website means easy access for all.

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    Of the 24 songs featured on the Blu-ray, you can view 3 of them on the website: “Utah,” “Nero,” and “Unico”.

    If you’re wondering what on earth kind of website this is, then you should most definitely check it out for yourself.

    ■Information

    “WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA Nippon Budokan Live ~Hakkaku Uchuu~” Blu-ray

    On Sale July 26, 2017!

    ¥6,800 (tax excluded) [WPXL-90157]

    Special Release Website: http://gogowednesday.com/

    Budokan Live Cut: Photos by Masato Yokoyama

     

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