Hello Sleepwalkers is a Japanese rock band signed to A-Sketch and managed by AMUSE. The band debuted on October 5th, 2011, with the single “Sentimental Shoukougun”.
Shuntaro (シュンタロウ) – Vocals, Guitar
Narumi (ナルミ) – Guitar, Vocals
Tasoko (タソコ) – Guitar
Makoto (マコト) – Bass
Yuki (ユウキ) – Drums
Hello Sleepwalkers new album has announced that 2 new songs will be added to the upcoming full album, “Masked Monkey Awakening“, that will be released in February. On top of the current 8 songs which has already been announced for the new album, the 2 songs in which will be added in are “Goya No Machiawase”(午夜の待ち合わせ) and “23”. Totalling a number of 10 songs in the album and is scheduled to release on the 19th of February 2014.
2nd Album「Masked Monkey Awakening」
3 Bloody Mary
4 Comic Relief
The song “Goya No Machiawase” that has been included into the album, has been decided to be used as the opening theme song for the 2014 winter season anime, “Noragami”. This song was written and composed in such a way, to complement and suite the contents of the anime series.
“Goya no Machiawase”, will also be available as a single before the launch of the upcoming full album., and set to be on sale on the 29th of January 2014. Also, following this announcement, the anime teaser containing part of the song is now available on the “Noragami” homepage,
Also, the other song that has been made included in the upcoming album, “23”, is a coupling song to one of Hello Sleepwalkers previously released song, “21”. The song “21”, was previously released in a single, named “Enban Hirai (円盤飛来)”. The upcoming song,“23”, is also a remake of the previous song “21”. The lyrics of this song, is written so as to convey the reflections and feelings of the band members, as they have just turned 23 years old. And also, their feelings of how they feel now, having successfully, making it to Tokyo.
Credits to Amuse Inc. Asia