cali≠gari Announce “Hiatus” on Haitus
On the 4th of April Japan time, cali≠gari have updated their official site with an announcement titled “Important information regarding our hiatus”, almost ten years since their major debut.
cali≠gari went on indefinite hiatus in 2003, temporarily resuming activities in April 2009. After the announcement, the band played a vigourous battle of the bands tour titled “Chikashitsu” as well as Budoukan.
“In spite of our hiatus, we’ll be using every trick in the book to continue activities,” the band commented regarding their latest hiatus, which certainly is an announcement about their continuation in activities. “Thank you to everyone who was so easily fooled. We’re taking a hiatus from our hiatus.” cali≠gari were making their major debut when their contract with Victor Records ended. Since then they have announced that they have temporarily returned to being an indies band for the time being.
cali≠gari have established a new fanclub entitled “Kyakushitsu no iryouzei” and have announced a tour of Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka called “Tour 2012 “Tadaima indies? Sayonara Victor?” Tickets for the tour can be preordered though their fanclub.
Tour 2012 “Tadaima Indies? Sayonara Victor?”
2012/8/23（Wed）Tokyo Shinkiba STUDIO COAST
OPEN 18:30 / START 19:30
2012/9/13（Wed）Aichi Nagoya BOTTOM LINE
OPEN 18:30 / START 19:00
2012/9/14（Fri）Osaka Nanba Hatch
OPEN 18:00 / START 19:00
General Release Date：2012/6/9（Sat）
Translated by: Shattered-Tranquility.net’s vii-vii