For the first time ever, the tour goods that are sold during the New Standard Renaissance tour that started on July 13 in Nagoya also include a tour pamphlet. It has 20 pages and contains a CD featuring two newly-recorded songs: '$@"#"#"#"#"#"#(J' and 'Mother'!
KINGDOM ROCK SHOW 2004
Merry will be playing on the TV Asahi 45th anniversary event KINGDOM ROCK SHOW 2004.
Date: September 2, 2004
Location: Nippon Budokan
Line-up: Janne Da Arc, La'cryma Christi, Psycho le cemu, Wyse, Merry
June 30, 2004
New album: $@%b%@%s%.%c%k%I(J (Modern-garde)
$@#1!%N.N%!J$5$9$i$$!K%i%W%=%G%#!<(J (Sasurai Rhapsody)
$@#2!%%8%c%Q%K!<%:%b%@%K%9%H(J (Japanese Modernist)
$@#3!%Nx0%8r:9E@(J (Ren'ai Kousaten)
$@#5!%m4m0$$%7%c%C%U%k(J (Tamerai Shuffle)
$@#6!%@D=U%N%$%m!<%<(J (Seishun Neurose)
$@#7!%?4@Z!J$&$i$.$j!K%k!<%W(J (Uragiri Loop)
$@#9!%%l%9%H(J $@%$%s(J $@%T!<%9(J (Rest In Peace)
10$@!%%m%9%H%8%'%M%l!<%7%g%s(J (Lost Generation)
11$@!%9u$$Fz(J (Kuroi Niji)
This is Merry's second album, released through Gekiyaku Record on June 30, 2004. Catalogue number FROCKA-005; 3150 Yen.
Several album release events organized by certain record stores are held throughout Japan until the end of August.
Album promotion tour: New Standard Renaissance
2004/07/13 Nagoya Electric Lady Land
2004/07/14 Osaka Banana Hall
2003/07/18 Kudan Kaikan Dai-Hall
--->Tokyo Part 1 of 2: avant-garde version
2003/07/24 Takeshiba Club Holiday
--->Tokyo Part 2 of 2: modern-garde version
Tour August '04: New Standard Renaissance
2004/08/06 Mito Lighthouse
2004/08/08 Kumagaya Vogue
2004/08/10 Hook Sendai
2004/08/13 Club24 Yokohama
2004/08/16 Nagano Club Junk Box
2004/08/17 Niigata Club Junk Box
2004/08/23 Shizuoka Sunash
2004/08/25 Fukuoka Drum Son
2004/08/27 Kyoto Muse
2004/08/29 Kobe Star Club
Older band news aren't available.
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