Jang Kiha and the Faces are disbanding.
On October 18 KST, Jang Kiha and the Faces announced their final album and disbandment. The official announcement reads as follows:
"Hello, Jang Faces family, this is Jang Kiha and the Faces.Today, we're here with a news that will make you quite surprise. The upcoming 5th album will be the last album by Jang Kiha and the Faces. Following the album release, we will diligently meet with you guys through concerts and various other ways until the end of this year.Guys, we're certain. This album will be the best production ever by Jang Kiha and the Faces. In other words, Jang Kiha and the Faces have done everything they can. The 6 of us came to an agreement to end the band in our coolest and most beautiful form.It's been 10 years since we released the single 'Cheap Coffee' in 2008 and started promoting as a band. We have been working hard to be refreshing. I know this post will be heartbreaking to read to those who have treasured us. But we can assure you that this decision is also for us to walk towards another refreshingness. We believe you will understand and give support.Jang Kiha and the Faces will come to an end but the 6 of us will continue to meet you guys as a singer-songwriter, musician, producer, DJ, and other forms of an artist. Please look forward to it.From today to December 31, we will spend a happy time with you guys. You will see the most beautiful ending of a band. Each and every single one of our beloved Jang Faces family, please be with us. Thank you so so much!"
Jang Kiha and the Faces is a popular indie rock band with the members Jang Kiha, Lee Min Ki, Jung Joong Yup, Lee Jong Min, Jeon Il Joon, and Hasegawa Yohei. The band is known for their unique lyrics and message. Some of their best hits include "Cheap Coffee", "I Heard a Rumor", "Moon Is Rising", "Living the Carefree Life".