Elephant Kashimashi to release a New Single at the end of July

Following up on the release of their Best album back in March, rockers Elephant Kashimashi have announced that they will be releasing a new single on July 26th.  Titled “Kaze to Tomo ni”, the lead song has been serving as the theme for NHK’s “Minna no Uta” during the months of June and July.

This single will be released in two different versions, with the Limited Edition to include both a DVD containing the music video for “Kaze to Tomo ni”, as well as a Live CD featuring audio from their New Year’s Live at Nippon Budokan.  Of note, this release will mark the first time that live performances of tracks “Hajimari wa Ima”, “Tokyo Jealousy”, and “i am hungry” have been made publicly available.

Read on below to find the cover and complete track list for the single, plus a preview of lead song “Kaze to Tomo ni”.

-’Kaze to Tomo ni’ Track List-

  • CD
  1. Kaze to Tomo ni
  2. Baby Ashita wa Ore no Yume
  3. Kaze to Tomo ni (Instrumental)
  4. Baby Ashita wa Ore no Yume (Instrumental)
  • Live Album (Limited Edition Only)
  1. Atarashii Kisetsu e Kimi to (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  2. Kanashimi no Hate (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  3. Hoshi no Suna (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  4. Hajimari wa Ima (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  5. Egao no Mirai e (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  6. Yume wo Ou Tabibito (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  7. Oretachi no Ashita (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  8. Tokyo Jealousy (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  9. i am hungry (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  10. so many people (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  11. Fighting Man (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  12. Namida (from “Shinshun Live 2017 Selection Nippon Budokan”)
  • DVD (Limited Edition Only)
  1. “Kaze to Tomo ni” Music Video

(via elephantkashimashi.com)

  • Comments

    • Owari Konoyono

      “Minna no Uta” also includes the meaning of songs for all generations.
      How about “Kaze to Tomo ni”?
      It would like to “Kitakaze Kozou Kotaro” or “Ichiyendama no tabigarasu”.