It is officially announced today on May 9 that AKIRA, who is known as the vocalist and the only female member of three-member rock band DISACODE, will make her solo singer debut with 1st single "Aoki Tsuki Michite" (The blue moon is waxing) to be released in Japan on July 30. The song will be featured as the ED theme song for the July TV anime Black Butler: Book of Circus.
DISACODE was originally formed by AKIRA (vocal) in 2007, then reformed with the two current members Shinnosuke (bass) and Ma-Shi- (drums) in 2010. After the first show in April of the year, their first major album "Akashic Records" was released in July. They are also famous for their performances at Expo 2010 Shanghai China, JAPAN EXPO 2013 in Paris, and ANIME MATSURI in Houston, in March 2014.
AKIRA artist photo
DISACODE "ARCO∞IRIS" short version PV
(February 12, 2014)
DISACODE "Sakura x Kuraku x Kuroku" short version PV from the latest album of the same name
(April 9, 2014)
Black Butler: Book of Circus, the third TV anime adaptation of Yana Toboso's popular manga series
Black Butler will premiere in the Anime-ism block of MBS, TBS, CBC, and BS-TBS in July.
"Black Butler: Book of Circus" key visual
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© Yana Toboso/Square Enix, KuroshitsujProject・MBS