THE NOVEMBERS is an alternative rock band formed in 2005. They released their debut EP "THE NOVEMBERS" from UK PROJECT in 2007. They launched their independent label "MERZ" in October 2013 and also played a variety of Japanese festivals, such as appearing at the Red Marquee stage at Fuji Rock Festival in 2004.
THE NOVEMBERS have also opened for many international bands in Japan, such as Television, No Age, Mystery Jets, Wild Nothing, Thee Oh Sees, Dot Hacker, Astrobright and Yuck.
Yusuke Kobayashi (Vo / Gt) from the band also has his own solo project "Pale im Pelz", and has played with artists such as Chara, yukihiro (L'Arc ~ en ~ Ciel), supported Die (DIR EN GREY), and Kenichi Asai and Masuo Arimatsu (Back Drop Bomb) and Romeo's blood. Kengo Matsumoto (Gt) has also appeared in Sono Shion's poetry reading sessions and in the movie "Love & Peace". Hirofumi Takamatsu (Ba) also plays in the band "Lillies and Remains", Ryosuke Yoshiki (Dr) also plays in the YEN TOWN BAND and also Shugo Tokumaru's band Gellers.
In October 2015, Masami Tsuchiya, who produced Blankey Jet City, joined the band and released their 5th EP "Elegance". The band is busy in 2016, celebrating the 11th anniversary of their formation with their self-produced event "KUBI" where they perform with such bands as Boris, Klan Aileen, MONO, Roth Bart Baron, Art-School, Burgh, acid android, Takkyu Ishino, and The Birthday. In September 2016, they released their 6th album "Hallelujah", the first Japanese artist from the MAGNIPH / Hostess joint label. They will play their 11th anniversary show on the 11th of November at Shinkiba STUDIO COAST in Tokyo.