Chatmonchy has announced its final activities before officially disbanding in July.
On July 4, the duo will be holding a concert at Nippon Budokan. This will be the group's 3rd time performing at the venue. They also held concerts there in 2008 and 2015.
On July 21 and 22, the group will be holding festival in Tokushima, the city where it initially formed, titled "Chatomchy no Tokushima Konason son Fesu 2018 ~Mina, Oide Nashite yo!~". Other artists and comedians will participate in the event. The line up will be released at a later date.
Finally, Chatmonchy's final album has been slated for a June release. The exact date of the album's release and other details have not been determined.
Chatmonchy first formed in 2000 when member Eriko Hashimoto decided to form a trio band in high school. It's line up would change before eventually making its major label debut in 2005 with the debut album "chatmonchy has come".
Though the band started as a trio, Chatmonchy is now a duo consisting of Eriko Hashimoto and Akiko Fukuoka. Former member Kumiko Takahashi left the band in 2011.