My Girl Samitsu Misa Is Retiring and Taking Her Parade with Her

Well poop. I was legitimately excited about Misa and her out-there brand of idol+goth+metal stuff+alt-rock+pumpkins, and here she is hanging it up for good.

Happier times

Dokodemo Music is calling it an “indefinite hiatus,” but we know what that means.

It appears that this also means the end for Misa’s trippy-what’s-even-happening project Girls in the Basement:

Weird times!

Which sucks, genuinely, because it was starting to feel like this bizarre project was going to start to make some noise, what with their first one-man “parade” back in August and several years’ worth of Misa behind it. At least the mutual farewell looks like it’s going to be in style: