Visual kei band ‘the GazettE’ released their latest album “DIVISION” on August 29, and now they plan on releasing it in 62 countries throughout the world. Though the band hasn’t held a live abroad in four years since their last European tour in October 2007, their new album has entered various music charts throughout the world, including: Amazon UK’s “Hard Rock & Metal” newly issued album chart at #12 and the TOP 10 on Finland and France’s iTunes Store “Rock” charts.
The album will be released in 39 countries in Europe including England, Germany, France, and Italy. It will be released in 14 countries throughout Asia including Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Korea. It will also be released to countries in North and South America: The United States, Canada, Brazil, and Chile, as well as countries in Oceania: Australia and New Zealand. This definitely tops their previous work “TOXIC”, which was released in 39 countries.
the GazettE has also announced that they would start a hall tour “LIVE TOUR12 -DIVISION- GROAN OF DIPLOSOMIA 01“ in October. The tour will kick off at Yokosuka Arts Theatre on October 8, and will finish the tour at NHK Hall on November 29 (total 24 performances).