TXT is again with a brand new album!
On October 26, TXT held a web based showcase to have a good time the discharge of their third mini album “minisode1: Blue Hour.” This album marks their first comeback after the discharge of “The Dream Chapter: ETERNITY” 5 months prior.
Following the “Dream Chapter” sequence, this album will function a connection to the group’s subsequent sequence because it tells the story of boys who are surrounded by uncertainty after experiencing modifications in their relationships.
Taehyun launched the album, saying, “This is a brand new kind of album that tells little tales that may connect with our subsequent sequence. We need to let listeners take pleasure in tales and performances that solely TXT can create.”
The title monitor “Blue Hour” is an lively dance monitor of the disco style. The lyrics categorical the boys’ combined feelings concerning their pals and the world round them as they give the impression of being up on the sky at 5:53 p.m., which is the time at which the solar units in October. The Korean title for the track will be translated as “I Discovered You and Me within the Sky at 5:53.”
Yeonjun shared his ideas on the title monitor, saying, “Although the title may be stunning, I’d really be a bit upset if the title was any shorter. Following within the steps of BTS, we need to maintain the disco pattern going. We included the sophisticated feelings of awe and concern that one feels at sundown.”
The new mini album marks a departure from TXT’s type in each choreography and outfits. Yeonjun mentioned that the group tried to evoke a cool and delicate ambiance with the title monitor, versus the cuteness of their debut monitor “CROWN.” He added, “I feel there are a variety of components the followers will like.”
“minisode1: Blue Hour” consists of 5 tracks whole, together with “Ghosting,” “We Lost The Summer,” “Wishlist,” and “Way Home.” Notably, Soobin participated within the composition of “Ghosting,” whereas Yeonjun and Hueningkai participated within the composition of “Wishlist.” Taehyun additionally took half within the composition of each tracks.
Commenting on his involvement within the songwriting course of, Yeonjun mentioned, “I participated within the lyric writing from the start of the album’s manufacturing. Although not all of my concepts are mirrored, I used to be in a position to take part within the monitor. All of the members labored actually arduous on the album.” Taehyun added, “Writing and enhancing lyrics wasn’t straightforward. Through this chance, I noticed I wished to take part in a variety of tracks.”
The track “We Lost The Summer” touches on the results of the COVID-19 pandemic. Hueningkai revealed that they took inspiration from Han’s Band’s 1988 monitor “Arcade.” “The lyrics discuss concerning the state of affairs that we’re all experiencing,” he mentioned. “Just like how we obtained a variety of inspiration from ‘Arcade,’ we hope everybody will get inspiration from this monitor as effectively.”
Taehyun commented on the continued pandemic as effectively, expressing his emotions for MOA, their followers. He defined, “Everyone goes via one thing like this for the primary time, so we’re all feeling confused and disoriented. Things we took as a right disappeared. We’re unhappy that we will’t hear MOA’s cheers after we carry out.” Taehyun additionally described the theme of “We Lost The Summer,” saying that it expresses the confusion that everybody feels when coping with an unfamiliar state of affairs. He concluded, “I feel this track is one which not solely youngsters, however everybody can relate to.”
“minisode1: Blue Hour” additionally set a brand new private file for the group after it surpassed 400,000 stock pre-orders. Hueningkai expressed his because of the followers for serving to them obtain the milestone, saying, “I’ve come to understand the quantity of curiosity and love that we’re receiving due to the brand new file, in addition to due to the phrases of MOA who inform us that they’ve gained power after listening to our songs. I’m so grateful to our followers who’ve waited for us. I need to work even tougher to convey them extra happiness and hope.”
Soobin additionally expressed his want to proceed giving again to followers all around the globe. “I heard tales of followers feeling comforted by our music. I’d wish to suppose it’s as a result of the messages in our songs convey conditions that many individuals have already skilled or could expertise sooner or later,” he mentioned. “We’ll maintain difficult ourselves to attempt new genres and efficiency kinds.”
The members concluded, “We need to be a bunch that brings everybody constructive help and the reward of tomorrow.”
If you haven’t already, take a look at TXT’s music video for “Blue Hour” here!
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