Studio Ghibli Music to be Offered on Limited Vinyl Pressings

Very limited item offered on July 26th

Mondo has announced the limited edition vinyl release of Studio Ghibli Kokyo Kyokushu, a compilation of selections from Studio Ghibli films Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle, The Cat Returns and My Neighbors The Yamadas, featuring performances from the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. Studio Ghibli Kokyo Kyokushu will be available for on vinyl for the first time on July 26 at



If you want to know exactly when on July 26 these are going on sale, you must follow @MondoNews on Twitter. And, you need to act quickly, because this is a blink and its gone proposition.


There will be three different collectible versions of this album, each featuring a different piece of artwork from renowned Mondo artist, Tyler Stout, capturing elements from all five films across the Gatefold 2XLP packaging. One version, showcasing HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE, a with traditional Japanese Obi and all Japanese text, will premiere at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con. Each album will also include two different colored vinyl as followed:


HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE (Japanese Variant) - Purple & Pink vinyl
PRINCESS MONONOKE - Red & Blue vinyl
SPIRITED AWAY - Yellow & Green vinyl
Track Listing:
1. Chapter One - The Legend of Ashitaka
2. Chapter Four - Princess Mononoke
3. Chapter Eight - Ashitaka And San
4. The Theme of My Neighbors The Yamadas - Orchestral Version
5. Takashi And Matsuko's Tango - Sinfonico
6. Always With Me - Orchestral Version
7. A Mysterious World
8. The Moving Castle
9. War War War
10. Cave Of The Mind
11. The Baron
12. Pastorale
13. Haru's Memories
Tracks 1-3 From Symphonic Suite Princess Mononoke
Tracks 4-5 From My Neighbors The Yamadas - Classical Album
Track 6 From the film Spirited Away
Tracks 7-10 From Howl's Moving Castle - Image Symphonic Suite
Tracks 11-13 From The Cat Returns - Original Soundtrack Album



via Bad Ass Cinema


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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