It’s been three years since their last album and since they’ve been to the U.S. But all-girl ska band, ORESKABAND, is back with a new album coming this November 24th called, “COLOR”. They did release one single this year, “Jitensha” (Bicycle) on April 27, which was the 13th ending theme song to popular anime series, “Naruto Shippuden”.
Their last full album “WAO!!” was released in 2007 and they toured the U.S. Their most recent event was playing at the “GREENS 20th Anniversary Live ~Thank To All!!” concert. They performed a 40 minute set including “Machi wo Deseruyo” and three new songs.
Starting on October 13th they will release songs from the album on Chaku Uta.
ORESKABAND, is an all female ska band from Osaka, Japan. Their name literally means “We are a Ska band” (Ore – We, Ska Band). They started back in 2003 while they were in middle school, and were signed to Sony in 2006 while in high school. They headlined at Anime Expo 2007 and at SXSW that same year. They returned to SXSW in 2008 and head lined the VANS WARPED TOUR 2008. They made their acting debut in a musical in 2008 called, “Lock and Roll Forever”. They released a self-titled compilation in the U.S. titled, “Ore” and “WAO”, the title of their first two albums in 2007.