SCANDAL WORLD TOUR 2022 “MIRROR” is off to a flying start with London’s date at the O2 Academy Islington already selling out! The Japanese band will begin the North American leg of the tour this July, followed by dates in Europe in September. The tour is named after latest album MIRROR, SCANDAL‘s tenth album, released after the band’s 15th anniversary.
Vocalist HARUNA comments, “We will be touring Europe for the first time in six years with our new album MIRROR – and the London show is already SOLD OUT! We can finally meet you! I’m so happy ^ ^. We will be performing a great setlist that includes songs from the new album as well as songs from our past. See you in July and September, we can’t wait~!”
SCANDAL’s latest album MIRROR is out now internationally on CD from JPU Records in two editions. Both editions include booklets with English lyric translations and Romaji transliterations, while the limited editionincludes SCANDAL’s magazine “her” volume 3 exclusively printed in English. This edition also includes video on demand content SCANDAL DOCUMENTARY “her” Diary 2021 SPECIAL EDITION with English subtitles.
North America tour dates:
July 09 2022: Queen Elizabeth Hall (Toronto)
July 11 2022: Sony Hall (New York City)
July 13 2022: Big Night Live (Boston)
July 15 2022: The Masquerade (Atlanta)
July 16 2022: House of Blues (Chicago)
July 18 2022: The Imperial (Vancouver)
July 20 2022: The Neptune (Seattle)
July 22 2022: House of Blues (Anaheim)
July 26 2022: Legacy Hall (Dallas)
Europe tour dates:
September 22 2022: LIDO (Berlin)
September 24 2022: 02 Academy Islington (London)
September 27 2022: Yoyo (Paris)
SCANDAL formed in 2006 in Kyobashi, Osaka and made their major label debut in 2008 with “DOLL”. The following year they won the Record Award for Newcomer of the Year with single “Shojo S”. The band has a large following in Japan and abroad, leading them to perform at festivals and conduct tours across the world. Their music has appeared in some of Japan’s biggest anime franchises, including Pokémon, Bleach and GeGeGe no Kitaro. In recent years SCANDAL has also gained attention as fashion icons, producing their own apparel brand “Feedback!”. In 2019 they established their own record label, “her”, and are one of Japan’s leading girl bands.
RINA – drums
MAMI – guitar
HARUNA – guitar
TOMOMI – bass