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Esprit D'Air ("Spirit of Air" in French) is a Japanese Rock and Metal band based in London. The band members Yosh (Vocal), Kai (lead guitar and back vocals), Yuki (Rhythm guitar), Ellis (Bass) and Daishi (Drums) met at a concert in London and made their debut in May 2010 with Esprit D'Air first released EP 'Deai' in October 2010.
Since 2010 the band performed at numerous shows in the UK and Spain and have been interviewed by the Japanese video sharing website, Nico Nico Douga. They also signed at JPU Records (The Gazette, Polysics, etc). and their Single 'Shizuku' became the first playable song in the J-Rock category in the video game "Rock Band 3".
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Reunion, comeback (2016 - today)
The band reformed as Kai´s Solo project in 2016 and released "Rebirth" in London and at Le Trianon in Paris. In 2017, Esprit D'Air performed a full capacity headline show at the O2 Academy2 Islington. In the same year they released the second comeback single, Guiding Light and premiered their music video exclusively with Teamrock.com and was later listed as their top 50 best rock songs of 2017 so far.
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Also their studio album, Constellations (2017) were #3 on Amazon’s best-seller in the hard rock/metal category and performed at O2 Academy Islington as a support act for The Birthday Massacre as well as a 7-day headline UK tour in London, Cardiff, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Carlisle and Glasgow in February 2018 to celebrate the release of Constellations. At the start of 2019, Esprit D'Air started a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to release their new single "Amethyst".
- 2012 JpopAsia Music Awards – "Best J-Rock Single" (Nominee) – Shizuku
- 2017: Neo Awards – "Best Musical Act" (Nominee)
- 2018: Independent Music Awards – "Best Metal or Hardcore Album" (Winner) – Constellations
- 2019: Neo Awards –"Best Musical Act" (Fourth place)
- The Hunter (2012)
- Shizuku (2012)
- Rebirth (2016)
- Guiding Light (2017)
- Ignition (2017)
- Starstorm (2018)
- Calling You (2018)
- Serafine (2018)
- Amethyst (2019)
-10th Anniversary 2020-
Esprit D'Air announced their 10th anniversary show with a Livestream in London on 24 October 2020.
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