JOKER (ジョーカー) updated the release information on their 2nd single “Rolling Life” – cover jackets reveal a take-off of Rolling Stone magazine covers. The duo has also exposed a preview music video and personal message about the release. The new single comes in three editions with First Press bonuses and is scheduled for release on October 10th. Updated release details and videos follow.
Single “Rolling Life” is co-produced by Tetsyta Komuro who also worked on their mini-album “JOKER” (release details). They group is also releasing their first live DVD “JOKER ALIVE I” on September 26th. The DVD covers their first live event held at Shinagawa Stellar Ball and features live performances of their debut single “No. 1”, songs from their first mini-album “JOKER”, plus several new songs.
JOKER consists of duo singer/actor Kazuki Kato and guitarist Koji Date. They made their debut as JOKER with single release “No. 1” on December 7th 2011. Their next release was mini-album self-titled “JOKER” which released May 2nd 2012. Following that release they held their first live event “JOKER 1st Live ‘GAME’ 2012 ~ ROCK ON ~” at Shinagawa Stellar Ball May 3rd 2012.
New single “Rolling Life” is offered in 3 editions,
– Limited A with bonus DVD that includes music video for title track. First Press version adds photo (1 of 3), event participation ticket, and award lottery ticket in conjunction with purchase of the “JOKER ALIVE I” DVD release.
– Limited B with bonus DVD that includes TV spot video and interview with JOKER about their “JOKER 1st Live ‘GAME’ 2012 ~ ROCK ON ~” . First Press version adds photo (1 of 3), event participation ticket, and award lottery ticket in conjunction with purchase of the “JOKER ALIVE I” DVD release.
– Regular CD-only with bonus CD track recorded live at their “JOKER 1st Live ‘GAME’ 2012 ~ ROCK ON ~”.
Preview music video for “Rolling Life” and message from JOKER follow below the release details.