Rock band Frederic
will release a new EP on September 22nd.
will feature four studio tracks, including Saredo BGM
, a song the members recorded remotely while they were stuck at home due to the effects of COVID-19 and just released as a digital single
earlier this month. It will also add audio recordings
of two songs from FREDERHYTHM ONLINE "FABO!!～Frederic Acoustic Band Online～"
, an acoustic show they live streamed on July 18th.
The EP's regular edition will be CD-only, while the limited edition will add a bonus DVD with video footage of nine songs from the aforementioned acoustic live stream.
In addition, the band recently uploaded a special music video for the song RAINY CHINA GIRL
from their 2017 mini-album TOGENKYO
. The MV was created in collaboration with illustrator Yuhei Takahata
as part of a series of videos
called "ASOVISION", where Frederic
invite various creators to "play" ("asobu" in Japanese, hence the title) with their music and express themselves freely in their own unique ways.
Watch the "ASOVISION" video featuring Takahata
A lyric video for Saredo BGM
can also be viewed below: