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The Orchard Japan Black Leech, a funk-based pop-punk band from Yokohama, releases their first EP “Toxic Water”!! Their first independently planned live show will be held in their hometown of Yokohama!!

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Black Leech, a funk-based pop-punk band from Yokohama, releases their first EP “Toxic Water”!! Their first independently planned live show will be held in their hometown of Yokohama!!
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[Image 1: https://prtimes.jp/i/55377/882/resize/d55377-882-b51555fb03d708c2eaed-0.jpg&s3=55377-882-62510633e42c83a1d760fc68355ebb2a-3900×2600.jpg] Black Leech, a funk-style pop punk band that appeared on “SUMMER SONIC 2022 Can’t Come Out!? Summer Sonic!?” and is active mainly in the pop punk scene in Tokyo, including their hometown Yokohama, has released their first 4-song EP “Toxic Water”. ” released.
This EP includes the new song “Make You Sad” released last year, as well as standard live songs, produced by GuruConnect, who is the bassist of the hip-hop band Skillkills and has produced many artists such as ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION. Contains three newly recorded songs: “Toxic Water,” “Meat Sushi,” and “I’m Scared.”
It is a work that serves as the band’s business card, bringing out Black Leech’s unique sound of funk and pop-punk.
Furthermore, starting with this EP, support bassist Yamada officially joined the group as a member.
A new artist photo of the four-member group was also released. And on February 21st (Wednesday), to commemorate the release of the EP, they will hold their first self-planned live show “32 Balls” at the local live house F.A.D YOKOHAMA in Yokohama.
The music video for the title song “Toxic Water” has also been released. The video work has a cool and pop impact based on the theme of “water”, which is also in the song title.
Black Leech – Toxic Water (Official Music Video)
Viewing URL: https://youtu.be/4uU1uOTe2kw
[Image 2: https://prtimes.jp/i/55377/882/resize/d55377-882-119842866243d5e5443d-2.jpg&s3=55377-882-ee39c62dbd067e4a4c59f31162228d39-1920×1080.jpg] ■Release information
[Image 3: https://prtimes.jp/i/55377/882/resize/d55377-882-e8231be75cc718262b52-0.jpg&s3=55377-882-aa0fa99531c0a8e3801f29ad3ffff11d-3900×3900.jpg] Released on Wednesday, February 7, 2024
1st EP “Toxic Water”
Distribution destination: https://orcd.co/toxicwater
■Live information
・Independently planned live “32 Balls”
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 Kanagawa/F.A.D YOKOHAMA
http://fad-music.com/
OPEN 18:30 / START 19:00
ADV: ¥2,400+1D / DOOR ¥2,900+1D
Upcoming live information
・Sunday, February 11, 2024 Kanagawa ENOSHIMA OPPA-LA
・Wednesday, February 21, 2024 Kanagawa F.A.D YOKOHAMA
・March 19, 2024 (Tue) Kanagawa Yokohama Buzz Front
・March 24, 2024 (Sunday) Tokyo Shimokitazawa Circuit Event *Venue to be determined
・March 28, 2024 (Thursday) Tokyo Shibuya CYCLONE
■Black Leech Profile
Black leech
Vo. Reion Koizumi (center left) Gt. Takuma Tada (center right), Bas. Arata Yamada (right) Dr. Yoshihiro Mitani (left)
The group was formed in 2017 by vocalist Koizumi, guitarist Tada, and Dr. Mitani in the light music club of a high school in Yokohama, and later in 2024, support bassist Bas Yamada joined, forming the current structure.
In 2022, he won the “SUMMER SONIC” newcomer audition “Derenno!? Summer Sonic!?” and appeared on BEACH STAGE. Actively active in the rock/punk scene in Tokyo, including his hometown Yokohama.
Based on Pop Punk, they have a unique musical style that incorporates Funk, R&B, and HIP HOP, and their biggest feature is a unique sound that is not bound by the conventional Pop Punk mold.
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@blackleech730/videos
X: https://twitter.com/k72_BL
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blackleech72/
TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@blackleech72?_t=8i7Kr78SCig&_r=1 More details about this release:
https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000882.000055377.html



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