"Love Live! μ's Final Love Live! - μ’sic Forever", the final live concert event for the 9 member voice actress unit μ’s who provide the voices for the principal characters of Love Live! School Idol Project, is being held at the Tokyo Dome on March 31 and April 01, 2016, and now additional theatrical screenings have been added to help bring down the curtain on the concert series. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you dug the original music from the classic Pokémon games and want to have it immortalized on vinyl forever, you're in luck! Hit the jump for details on how you can grab one!
It's the end of an era of sorts, because King Records has announced that as of February 01, 2016, they will be retiring their StarChild internal music label and replacing it with a new organization entitled King Creative Amusement Headquarters. Hit the jump to learn more.
Locodol, the TV anime based on the 4-panel comic of the same name by Kōtarō Kosugi about ordinary girls becoming local idols to promote their home town, is releasing a music album in February of 2016 entitled "Locodol Song & Soundtrack Album ~ Winter & Spring ~". Hit the jump to learn more.
The otaku-rap connection gets an upgrade today in the form of a fun new PV from Chicago-based musician brandUn DeShay that deftly references and remixes Akira, Sailor Moon, Pokémon, and all manner of stuff you may know and love inbetween. Enjoy after the jump!
Crypton Future Media is expanding the HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2016 concert & exhibition tour with new events in Taiwan scheduled for the month of June in 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
In March of 2016, composer Yuki Kajiura will be performing a series of concerts entitled "Yuki Kajiura LIVE vol.#13 ～featuring SWORD ART ONLINE～" in Tokyo and Osaka, and pre-sale tickets are currently being offering using a lottery style drawing. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japanese pop duo ClariS will be releasing their first concept mini-album in March of 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
Capcom has announced that they will be using "Survivor" by MAN WITH A MISSION as the image song for Street Fighter V, the latest entry in the long-running Street Fighter series of fighting games
Nippon Columbia is releasing a limited edition music album entitled "Dragon Ball Kami BEST", which celebrates the 30th anniversary of the broadcast of the Dragon Ball TV anime. Hit the jump to learn more.
Voice actress unit YuiKaori (composed of Yui Ogura and Kaori Ishihara) concluded the final performance of their "Bright Canary" concert tour with a surprise announcement: the duo will be performing an encore engagement for one night only at the prestigious Nippon Budokan venue. Hit the jump to learn more.
On December 24, 2015, Nico Nico will be streaming a live broadcast of the "Lupin! Lupin!! Lupin!!! 2015" concert, a musical event being held at the Nakano Sun Plaza in Nakano, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
In order to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Phantasy Star Online, an online RPG originally released for the Sega Dreamcast, Sega is releasing a 3-disc album of music. Hit the jump to learn more.
The full music video of Hamada Bamyu Bamyu (the kawaii idol alter ego of comedian Masatoshi Hamada) is now available online, and it has to be seen to be believed. Hit the jump for harisen rampages, gorilla beams, and guitar-strumming unicorns.
To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Studio Ghibli, an updated and expanded new edition of the "Studio Ghibli Songs" music album has been released. Hit the jump to learn more.