August 6th, 2014
Fans rarely need reminding but just in case, don’t forget that August 6th is Yuki Kajiura’s birthday! Make sure to send her your birthday greetings at her website or to her Twitter!
The forum community at canta-per-me.net has also been working on a little project which has become an annual tradition. It will be uploaded soon so watch this space
[EDIT] Here is the present for you to browse
Download link: Mediafire
Yuki Kajiura has replied to our tweet informing her about the present!
August 1st, 2014
Today CDJapan updated with the 2nd soundtranck for the TV drama Hanako to Anne, Yuki kajiura composes for! (NHK announcement)
Title: Hanako to Anne Original Soundtrack 2
Release Date: September 17, 2014
Product Code: SECL-1576
Price: 3146 Yen [Pre-order] from CD Japan
In other news, Kalafina is invited at TBS channel‘s annual music show Ongaku no Hi! The show will be aired on August 2 from 14:00 to 05:00 of the next day
Invited artists: Aoi Eir, [Alexandros], androp, OKAMOTO’S, Katahira Rina, Kalafina, creep hype, gesu no kiwami otome, Sid, cinema staff, SPICY CHOCOLATE, Sumioka Rina, chay, NIIYAMA Shiori, Rihwa
Moreover, Yuki Kajiura organises a twitter event for the release of Kalafina’s “Red” and “Blue” album on August 3, 2014 21:00 japan time
- Press play button at 21:00 for the Red, at 22:30 for the Blue
- hashtag: # KalRB
- She might use her @FJukatsu account if @Fion0806 reaches the limit.
thanks to wat11 and waihong for the news!
July 27th, 2014
Today there was a Fate/Stay Night event in Japan where more info was revealed about the project’s future
It was announced that the anime that’s set to start airing October 4th, 2014 ( at midnight) will adapt the Unlimited Blade Works arc, and the composer will be Fukasawa Hideyuki (mainly a game composer, previous anime works: Bakumatsu Kikansetsu Irohanihoheto (2006), Vividred Operation (2013), The Flowers of Evil (2013))
The OP for the anime will be sang by a new artist named Ayano Mashiro, released under the “Ariola Japan” label, while the ED will be sang by Kalafina (SME)
There was also announced a Fate/Stay Night movie adapting the Heaven’s Feel arc, and a iOS/Android game.
Fate/Stay Night Unlimited Blade Works anime PV 3
Fate/Stay Night Heaven’s Feel movie PV
thanks to Hatouchan and Fetucine for the news!
July 16th, 2014
From July 4 to 6, 2014, Kalafina was invited at this year’s Japan Expo 2014, a yearly anime and japanese music convetion taking place in Paris of France. During the 3 days, Kalafina had meetings with the fans, signing sessions, and a concert! Here we have gathered lots of material about their visit, including canta-per-me.net members reports, photos, news articles and more. Enjoy! Many thanks to everyone for their kind contribution!!
Kalafina Schedule: Here
Member Reports: (Click on the number-links to be guided to each report)
- Seasonreaper: (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, concert report, 7)
- Firak: (day 1, day 2, day 3, day 4, concert report)
- PeachPitt321 (day 1, day 2)
- Martin (1, 2, Article)
- Daiima (concert report, 2)
- Nyannika (1)
Links to Photos: (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11)
July 6th, 2014
The tracklistings for the Kalafina Heavenly Blue LE Anime single and the ones for the 2 LE BDs of the 2 versions of the The Best album, are out!! Remember that the song heavenly blue will be both available in “The Best”‘s Blue edition as well as the single, while the Red edition will have a still unknown new song. [EDIT 7/7/14: The new song is titled Prelude (source)]
heavenly blue single
- heavenly blue (5m20s)
- heavenly blue ～instrumental～ (5m20s)
- heavenly blue ～TVsize～ (1m31s)
BLUE // LISANI! LIVE-4 (33m50s):
- Kimi no gin no niwa
- seventh heaven
RED // Kalafina 5th Anniversary LIVE oblivious (32m13s):
- to the beginning
thanks to grunty for the news!