New Fate/Stay Night Heaven’s Feel PV!!

December 31st, 2016

After a loong time with no futher news (1), the Fate/Stay Night Heaven’s Feel website has updated with a new PV!  Remember that it will be a movie trilogy with Tomonori Sudou  directing the films, Takahiro Miura writing the storyboards, and Yuki Kajiura on Music . The vocalist on the PV is REMI ^_^

thanks to smiley for the news!

SAO Ordinal Scale movie OST announced!! + 3rd trailer

December 25th, 2016

The official Sword Art Online Ordinale Scale movie website has announced a standalone soundtrack and character songs release! The soundtrack, composed by Yuki Kajiura of course, will have 50 new tracks, contained in Disc 1, while on Disc 2 will be included 5 character songs, inserted in the movie, by the new character Yuna (CV:  Sayaka Kanda). The release will first start selling on February 18, 2017 at the cinemas where the movie is screening, while on February 22, 2017 it will be available in all other stores too.

Title: Gekijōban (movie) Sword Art Online – Ordinal Scale – Original Soundtrack
Release Date: February 18, 2017 (theaters), Febraury 22, 2017 (general release)
Product Codes: ANTC-70255 ~ 70256 (theaters), SVWC-70255 ~ 70256 (general release)
Price: 3,500+tax (general release)
Discs: 2
First press Bonus content: Case with anime illustration
Preorder from CDJapan

The drama CD will have the following character insert songs: Ubiquitous dB, longing, delete, Break Beat Bark!, smile for you. The songs will most possibly not be by Yuki Kajiura.

thanks to random for the news!

Note: The announcement is only for Japan

EDIT 26/12: The sao movie site has updated with a 3rd trailer! The trailer features samples of Y.Kajiura’s bgm “shooting out” (from ost 3 of anime), of character song, and of LiSa’s new song Catch the Moment

EDIT 28/12: There is one more version of the trailer here which has a bit of new bgm with kajiurago!

Kalafina LIVE TOUR 2017「Kalafina “9+ONE”」announced!

December 24th, 2016

In today’s last concert of the Kalafina with Strings Christmas Premium LIVE 2016 tour, Kalafina announced their next tour!! Its titled “Kalafina LIVE TOUR 2017「Kalafina “9+ONE”」” which will run between April 15 and June 17, 2017 with 13 concerts in 10 japanese cities! According to the announcement, the tour is being made to thank the customers who support them for 9 continious years, on the way to plus +1 year that will lead to the 10 years anniversary on 2018.

[Tour Schedule]

[Chiba Performance]
Venue: Forest Hall 21
April 15, 2017 Doors open/show starts: 16:30/17:00
April 16, 2017 Doors open/show starts: 15:30/16:00

[Hokkaido Performance]

Venue: Wakuwaku Hall
Date: April 23, 2017
Doors open/show starts: 17:30/18:00

[Aichi Performance]
Venue: Nippon Koga Electric Civic Center Hall Forest Hall
Date:April 30, 2017
Doors open/show starts: 17:30/18:00

[Osaka Performance]
Venue: Festival Hall
Date: May 2, 2017 (Tue)
Doors open/show starts: 18:00/19:00
2017 Doors open/show starts 15:00/16:00

[Kanagawa Performance]
Venue: Kanagawa Prefectural Hall Great Hall
Date: May 7, 2017
Doors open/show starts: 16:45/17:30

[Saitama Performance]
Venue: Omiya Sonic City Great Hall
Date: May 13, 2017
Doors open/show starts:17:00/17:30

[Toyama Performance]
Venue: Overdoor Hall
Date: May 14, 2017
Doors open/show starts: 17:15/18:00

[Tokyo performance]
Venue: Tokyo International Forum Hall A
June 3, 2017 Doors open/show starts: 17:00/18:00
June 4, 2017 Doors open/show starts: 15:00 /16:00

[Miyagi Performance]
Venue: Sendai Sun Plaza Hall
Date:June 10, 2017
Doors open/show starts: 17: 00/18: 00

[Fukuoka Performance]
Venue: Armony Sunk Kitakyushu Soleil Hall
Date: June 17, 2017
Doors open/show starts: 17:30/18:00

Ticket price: All seats specified ¥ 7,300 (tax included) * Not pre-school children entrance
Ticket general release date: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Kalafina to perform on「Anisong Fantasy Live 2017」at Hong Kong and Singapore!!

November 25th, 2016

SonyMusic has created a brand new event gathering artists under SME Records, called Anisong Fantasy Live. This event will take place in 2 cities, Hong Kong and Singapore, on March 10 and 18, 2017, and Kalafina are invited!

Event: Anisong Fantasy Live 2017anisong-fantasy-live-2017

[Artiste Lineup](across both shows)
Aimer, Alisa Takigawa, ELISA, GARNiDELiA, Kalafina, Luna Haruna (in alphabetical order)

[Hong Kong]
Date: March 10, 2017 (Fri.)
Venue: Queen Elizabeth Stadium Arena
Doors Open / Show Start: To be announced
Tickets:  To be announced

Date: March 18, 2017 (Sat.)
Venue: Big Box
Doors Open / Show Start: 18:00/19:00 (local time)

  • VIP Early Bird
    From 26 November 2016, tickets will be available at the Anisong Fantasy Live booth within the grounds of Anime Festival Asia (AFA) Singapore 2016. (Early Bird privileges included)
  • Normal sales VIP&GA Tickets
    From 28 November 2016, via APACTix
    VIP(Numbered Seating): SGD188*
    GA(Free Standing): SGD118*
    * Not inclusive of APACTix ticket handling fee.

thanks to smooshes and sprinterxkyrie for the news!

Kalafina Arena Tour 2016 BD/DVD announced! (+tracklist/coverart)

November 19th, 2016

In today’s 『Winter Acoustic “Kalafina with Strings”』commemoration event at Gate City Osaki Atrium, Kalafina announced the release of a BD/DVD of their Arena Tour lives! Its specified that it will be from one of the Budokan days days. The BD/DVD will also include bonus content (Nippon Budokan documentary +  Mexico documentary) 🙂 You can head to the live events page for a look at the setlists

Title: Kalafina Arena Tour 2016 BD/DVD
Release Date: January 18, 2017
Bonus: Arena Tour Nippon Budokan documentary + far on the water in Mexico documentary

thanks to sprinterxKyrie for the news!

UPD: In the article its specified it will be from Budokan days.

Update Nov 21: The Kalafina blog has updated with staff annouuncement with the tracklist and the coverart of the release!!

The recording of the live will be from the same day as in the WOWWOW broadcast, September 16 at Nippon Budokan, but will be also included 5 songs from September 17 as bonus content, and 4 MCs are also there! In the DVD release there will be 2 discs while 1 disc in the BD one. Also for the first time, both BD and DVD are sold for ¥6800 (tax in)

click below to view details:

Kalafina Arena LIVE 2016 at Nippon Budokan
DVD: SEBL-216~217, Blue-Ray: SEXL-86
January 18, 2017
27 + 5 Tracks
[Preorder: BD | DVD from CDJapan]