4 member visual kei band Plastic Tree’s company made an announcement on the 20th. At the end of last year, vocalist Arimura Ryuutarou was diagnosed with the incurable disease “Guillain–Barré syndrome” and urgently went to the hospital for medical treatment. Thanks to early detection and early treatment he has successfully defeated the disease. Beginning March 14th at Tokyo’s Akasaka BLITZ, Arimura will have his full comeback by starting a nation-wide tour (21 performances).
Along with the news of Arimura’s comeback, after a year and 4 months, the band will release their new album “ammonite” on April 6th. Currently, the members are in the middle of recording. Plastic Tree has just overcome their biggest test in their 18 years, and this album will bring about their energetic activity.