January 31st, 2015
Today was announced via the FictionJunction CLUB Members Only New Year Special LIVE 2015, and later by JVC that FictionJunction will release a second collection of best live performances in audio, ranging from 2010 to 2013, which will be released on June 3, 2015! and will cost 3500 Yen, and unlike the first collection it will have 3 CDs.
Title: 「FictionJunction 2010-2013 The BEST of Yuki Kajiura LIVE 2」
Release Date: June 3, 2015
Price: 3500 Yen (tax included)
The BEST of Yuki Kajiura LIVE (1), contained audio from 4 different lives ranging from 2008 to 2010, inside 2 CDs.
In related news, during today’s FJC members only live, there were performed a re-arranged EAT-MAN Theme, nowhere by 5 girls, and 2 See-Saw covers by ASUKA.
Thanks to elcazador for the news!
EDIT 2/3/2015: Confirmed that the collection will have 3 discs, and will contain audio from 6th till 10th vol. of concerts. [Pre-order] from CD Japan
January 26th, 2015
Two days prior to the release, amazon has updated with samples of the Hanako to Anne OST 3 ~ Last episode~ which releases on January 28!
There is a little suprise, as track #4, Onna no Kokoro, has vocals by Yuriko Kaida!
thanks to wat11 for the news!
November 24th, 2014
Following some rumours, Yodobashi has updated with information about a 3rd original soundtrack for the Hanako to Anne drama! We know there’s a good number of unreleased tracks so this is a really good thing considering it happens after the drama finished :))
Title: Hanako to Anne Original Soundtrack 3 ~Last Episode~
Release Date: January 28, 2015
Product Code: SECL-1631
Publisher: Sony Music
Price: 3146 JPY
thanks to random for the rumour, elcazador for the news!
[EDIT: December 2]
The coverart is out too!
[Pre-order] from CD Japan
November 22nd, 2014
The Sword Art Online II website has updated with the details of the 7th BD/DVD of the series, the Limited Edition of which will include as bonus CD the Original Soundtrack vol.1, composed by Yuki Kajiura! This release will include episodes 18 to 20.
Title: Sword Art Online Ⅱ” Volume 7 (BD/DVD)
Release Date: April 22, 2015
Blu-ray Limited Edition: ANZX-11133～11134
DVD Limited Edition: ANZB-11133～11134
Prices: ￥7,800+tax (BD LE), ￥6,800+tax (DVD LE)
Bonuses for LE:
- Jacket illustration drawn by Adachi Shingo
- bonus CD (“Original Soundtrack vol.2“) by Yuki Kajiura
- special booklet (16P)
- Sword Art Offline II ep 7 (short comical animation)
- Character commentary video
- Non-credit opening “Mother’s Rosario” ver.
- audio commentary
DVD Regular Edition also comes out but without the bonuses.
Product Code: ANSB-11133
November 16th, 2014
We’ve found the tracklist of Sword Art Online II Original Sountrack 1 at video game music database. The soundtrack by Yuki Kajiura will have 37 tracks, will be 69:30 minutes long, and will come as bonus CD of the Sword Art Online II LE BD & DVD vol #3 (coverart is expected next saturday). Click below to view the tracklist!
In other news, Yuki Kajiura has been invited as Artist at the Sword Art Online event “Sing All Overtures”, that will take place on February 1, 2015! To preorder tickets for the event you need to have purchased “Sword Art Online Ⅱ” Volume 1 LE BD/DVD”. We suppose they are going to perform songs from the Songs Collection CD (character songs/OP&ED) and others. Since YK is invited as artist we expect her to perform, possibly with FictionJunction.
Event Title: Sword Art Online “Sing All Overtures”
Date: February 1, 2015 (Sun)
Venue: Pacifico Yokohama National Convention Hall
Doors open/curtains close/planned end: 17:00/18:00/20:30 (planned)
Ticket price/arrangement: Seating, ¥ 7,000 (tax included) common price for all seats
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka / Tomatsu Haruka / Sawashiro Miyuki / Ayana Taketatsu/
Kanae Itō/ Takagaki Ayahi / Rina Hidaka / Saori Hayami / Aoi Yūki
[Artists] LiSA / Eir Aoi / Luna Haruna, Kajiura Yuki
※ performers subject to change without notice.
Thanks to Kugayama for the event’s news!