Gfriend made her comeback with a fun disco concept!
On November 9th, GFRIEND held a press conference for their third album “回: Walpurgis Night”. The album is the third in the group’s “回” series, following “Labyrinth” in February and “Song of the Sirens” in July.
Regarding the latest concept transformation, Leader Sowon stated: “We have prepared ourselves very carefully. So please take a look at GFRIEND’s new charms. ”Eunha added,“ We have returned with the disco genre. We have worked hard to present an exciting genre and an exciting performance. ”
“Walpurgis Night” completes the trilogy of her “回” series and tells the story of a young girl who becomes a witch. After numerous choices and temptations, she will eventually be able to see herself through her own perspective and not through the views of others. Umji explained, “This album is like a parfait that blends everything together in harmony. It includes a wide variety of genres. “Yerin likened the album to a flamboyant end-of-year party, while Yuju called it” fireworks “.
Members Eunha, Yuju and Umji took part in the production of the track “MAGO” on this album, which was also produced by Big Hits FRANTS, Hitman Bang and others. Umji shared, “As we are trying a new concept, I want to hear feedback like“ You did well this time too ”,“ This is a group ready to accept any concept ”and“ The new in the old ”. “Eunha added,” There are a lot of disco songs these days, but I hope we can be the front runners. ”
This latest release is also the first time GFRIEND has released Unit songs since their debut. Yerin and SinB sing “Secret Diary” while Sowon and Umji team up for “Better Me” and Yuju and Eunha on “Night Drive”. Yerin commented, “We recorded unit tracks for the first time since our debut. We took part in everything including song production, concept and overall design. ”
After introducing a multitude of concepts in her album series “回”, Eunha stated, “I am so happy to be able to try such a wide variety of concepts as a singer.” Umji continued: “We thought a lot about adding a new image show without losing ourselves. ”
The group thanked them too Bang si hyukUmji commented, “The producer Bang Si Hyuk has given his help and opinion in many different areas and has broken the framework for this attempt. We are grateful that he said he would think about our music and our journey with us. ”
Yuju spoke about the future of girls and said: “We now have the opportunity to present our songs, choreographies and their messages freely. We want to continue to provide refreshing surprises in the future. We want to become irreplaceable ‘performance queens’ who can produce any genre. ”
SinB added, “Over the past six years we’ve tried many different things and matured like we’re climbing a flight of stairs. In the future we will become a Gfriend who is constantly developing. ”
Check out GFRIEND’s music video “MAGO” Here!
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