Post rock/math rock band JYOCHO
have uploaded a new video series on their YouTube channel
.A few weeks after the release of their digital single Gather the Lights
and the launch of the "Challenge from JYOCHO
", the Kyoto-based band unveils a new project, the "Machiya Session"
series in which the musicians offer acoustic versions of their songs.
Machiyas are traditional wooden townhouses typical of the old capital of Japan, Kyoto. The "Machiya Session" were shot at Kangetsutei
machiyas, located near the famous cherry tree-lined Philosopher’s Path. With this video series, JYOCHO
to enjoy music while admiring beautiful scenes from Kyoto.
The band have also announced their first acoustic concerts, presented as the series' extra sessions. The Machiya Extra Session
will be held at Osaka Banana Hall on May 25th and
at Tokyo Za-Koenji 2 on May 28th.
In the first installment of the "Machiya Session" series, which can be watched below, JYOCHO
perform the song pure circle
from their first album Utsukushii shuumatsu cycle/The beautiful cycle of terminal
music video for the studio version of pure circle
can be watched below.