Yuzu announces new single + hall and arena tours
Yuzu has announced that they will be releasing their new single, “Mata Ashita“, on August 8th!
This was announced by member Kitagawa Yujin during the encore of the duo’s Tokyo Dome concert, ‘YUZU 15th Anniversary Dome Live YUZU YOU ~Minna de, Doumo Arigatou~‘, on June 3rd. With serious faces, the members said, “Yuzu has an announcement. 2 of them,” and announced the new single’s release. Then they warned, “Don’t be surprised,” and looked behind at the big screen which read, “Urgent announcement!! YUZU 2012-2013 Tour Decided!!“.
Responding to Yuzu’s surprise announcement, the crowd burst into loud cheers. Kitagawa expressed, “We will come and meet everyone to the fullest! Banzai!”
“Mata Ashita” is Yuzu’s 36th single, and the title track has already been picked up as the theme song for TBS‘ drama, ‘Naniwa Shounen Tanteidan‘, which starts on July 2nd.
Meanwhile, Yuzu’s upcoming tour will be divided into 2 segments: a hall tour called ‘YUZU LIVE CIRCUIT 2012 YUZU YOU ~Futari de, Doko e Demo~‘, and an arena tour called ‘YUZU ARENA TOUR 2012-2013 YUZU YOU ~Minna to, Doko Made Mo~‘. The arena tour will include the duo’s countdown live, and will end with a 4-day concert at Yokohama Arena.
Check out the tour dates below!
<YUZU LIVE CIRCUIT 2012 YUZU YOU ~Futari de, Doko e Demo~>
Wednesday, October 24th – Yokohama Bunka Taiikukan (Kanagawa)
Monday, October 29th – Nagarasawa Convention Center (Gifu)
Wednesday, October 31st – Shimonoseki Bunka Kaikan (Yamaguchi)
Friday, November 2nd – Nara 100nen Kaikan (Nara)
<YUZU ARENA TOUR 2012-2013 YUZU YOU ~Minna to, Doko Made Mo~>
Saturday, December 8th – Marine Messe Fukuoka (Fukuoka)
Sunday, December 9th – Marine Messe Fukuoka (Fukuoka)
Saturday, December 15th – Sekisui Heim Super Arena (Miyagi)
Wednesday, December 18th – Nihon Gaishi Hall (Aichi)
Thursday, December 19th – Nihon Gaishi Hall (Aichi)
Saturday, December 22nd – Saitama Super Arena (Saitama)
Sunday, December 23rd – Saitama Super Arena (Saitama)
Sunday, December 30th – Kitaeru (Hokkaido)
Monday, December 31st – Kitaeru (Hokkaido)
Sunday, January 6th – Toki Messe Niigata Convention Center (Niigata)
Saturday, January 12th – Kobe World Hall (Hyogo)
Sunday, January 13th – Kobe World Hall (Hyogo)
Wednesday, January 16th – Hiroshima Green Arena (Hiroshima)
Saturday, January 19th – Osaka-jo Hall (Osaka)
Sunday, January 20th – Osaka-jo Hall (Osaka)
Tuesday, January 22nd – Osaka-jo Hall (Osaka)
Saturday, January 26th – Sun Dome Fukui (Fukui)
Saturday, February 2nd – Shizuoka Ecopa Arena (Shizuoka)
Friday, February 8th – Yokohama Arena (Kanagawa)
Sunday, February 10th – Yokohama Arena (Kanagawa)
Monday, February 11th – Yokohama Arena (Kanagawa)
Thursday, February 14th – Yokohama Arena (Kanagawa)
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