CHAI have released another visual for their forthcoming third album WINK. The new track is called “PING PONG!” and features Japanese chiptune band YMCK. Check out the single’s animated visual—inspired by 8-bit, Japanese public hot springs (onsen), and table tennis—below.
“We’re channeling our inner playful selves, challenging ourselves to fun, and bringing you that nostalgic-feel with this song!” CHAI said in press materials. They continued:
YMCK added: “It was our first time creating something from start to finish remotely but everything turned out amazing with each member’s character shining through! Don’t miss this ever-so free and forever dancing world of CHAI!”
Revisit Pitchfork’s Rising interview “Meet CHAI, the Eclectic Japanese Rock Band Redefining What It Means to Be Cute.”