Today, at the last “Far on the water Special Final” concert, (where reportedly were 9 cameras filming, so it makes the release of BD really possible), Kalafina announced a number of different concerts:
First, they will be guests at 3 of Shinji Tanimura’s concerts to promoted the Alcira no Hoshi collaboration single.
Title: SHINJI TANIMURA RECITAL 2016 THE SINGER」 Date/Time: April 8, 9, 10, 2016 Venue: Tokyo National Theatre [Grand Theatre Hall] (website) Price: ¥ 10,800 (tax in)
Second they will do a Shanghai concert as part of the Shanghai Noriyuki Spring International Music Festival Title: 「Kalafina LIVE 2016 “far on the water” in Shanghai」 Date: May 10, 2016 Venue: Shanghai Culture Square (Shnghai, China) (website)
and their activity in Japan will contunue in September with one more Budokan live and one in Kobe both under the title tentative title Kalafina Arena LIVE 2016
Title: Kalafina Arena LIVE 2016 Dates/Venue:
September 10-11, 2016 @ Kobe World Memorial Hall (website)
September 16-17, 2016 @ Tokyo Nippon Budokan (website)
Kalafina have announced via their blog that they will be featured on Shinji Tanimura upcoming single Alcira no Hoshi, released by Universal Music Japan. Kalafina had previous sang along with Shinji Tanimura on FujiTV’s show ‘MUSIC FAIR’in May 2015 (here).
The new single will be titled 「アルシラの星」 (Alcira no Hoshi), and will be the main theme song of TV series “Chikyu Gekijo”. The LE DVD will contain a PV featuring Kalafina. Note that Yuki Kajiura is likely not involved into this as Kalafina are providing vocals for Tanimura’s own song.
Alcira no hoshi
Alcira no hoshi (karaoke with Kalafina )
Alcira no hoshi (karaoke with Tanimura Shinji )
Alcira no hoshi (karaoke)
Title: Alcira no hoshi Artists: Shinji Tanimura (website), Kalafina Release: March 2, 2016 (digital on iTunes), March 16, 2016 (physical) Product Codes:RE: UICZ-5067 LE+DVD: UICZ-9058 Prices:RE: ¥ 1,000 (excluding tax) LE+DVD: ￥1,500 (excluding tax)
(Preorder: [RE], [LE+DVD] from CD Japan)
A promo of the single is already out
A part of the sales will be donated to the foundation “Kodomo no Mirai Oen Kikin”
Thanks to sprinterXkyrie and Hatouchan for the news!
The Boku dake inai machi website has updated confirming what was menthioned in the tokuten pages.
Title: TV anime “Boku Dake Inai Machi” Bluray & DVD Release Date: Volume 1 (eps 1-6, OST 1): March 23, 2016 _____________Volume 2 (eps 7-12, OST 2): June 22, 2016
For Volume 1
Product Codes: Blu-ray: ANZX-12041 ~ 12044, DVD: ANZB-12041 ~ 12044 Prices: Blu-ray: 18,000 yen + tax, DVD: 15,000 yen + tax Contains: 1 BD or DVD & 1 OST CD Disc 1: Boku dake inai machi Original Soundtrack 1 by Yuki Kajiura Disc 2 “endless rerun (revival) disc”: episodes 1-6 of the anime. Benefits:
– manga drawn by author Kei Sanbe
– Box with Character design of Satoru drawn by Keigo Sasaki
– special booklet
– audio commentary
The tokuten.jp website has updated (1, 2) with entries for the 2 DVD&OST bundles for Boku dake inai machi. According to it, the first dvd comes out on March 23, 2016, while the second one on June 22, 2016. Both will have 2 discs inside from which the first will be the soundtrack by Yuki Kajiura and the second the episodes. First will have episodes 1-6 and second episodes 7-12. They will come in digipack drawn by the author Sanbe Kei, special booklet and audio commentary. The above probably also apply to the BD&OST bundles which dont have pages yet.
In other news, Aniplex is offering via its online store a Yuki Kajiura liner notes booklet for those who buy the Sword Art Online Music Collection from there. The booklet will be 12-pages long and will have 8000 words in total. It also includes a Yuki Kajiura long interview and some other material.
thanks to elcazador for the news!
And dont forget, the first episode of Boku dake inai machi airs tomorrow (7/1)!!