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Japanese band Radwimps to rock Singapore in August

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The Jakarta Post

Jakarta  /  Tue, May 29, 2018  /  12:17 pm
Japanese band Radwimps to rock Singapore in August

Japanese rock band Radwimps is scheduled to release a new single, "Catharist", in June. (SOZO/File)

Japanese rock band Radwimps is set to perform at [email protected] in Singapore on Aug. 13 as part of their Asian tour.

Formed in 2001, the band has gained success after it wrote a soundtrack for award-winning anime Your Name (Kimi no nawa).

Radwimps is set to release a new single, “Catharist”, on June 6, which will be the theme song for the 2018 CX TV. It will also be featured during the World Cup in Russia.

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The band is scheduled to visit Shanghai, Beijing, Chengdu, Seoul, Taipei, Hong Kong and Bangkok on their Asian tour.

The tickets for their Singapore concert can be booked online with prices starting at S$98 (US$73).  

The band currently consists of three members Yojiro Noda, Akira Kuwahara and Yusuke Takeda because its drummer, Satoshi Yamaguchi, is currently inactive due to illness. (wir/kes)