Advance screening event will be held at Roppongi Hills on September 30
The official Japanese website for Blood Blockade Battlefront & Beyond, the upcoming second season of the TV anime adaptation of Yasuhiro Nightow's supernatural action manga, today made some new announcements, including its premiere schedule, artists for its OP/ED songs and soundtrack music.
The Bones-animated new season is set to premiere on MBS at 27:08 on October 7 (JST), then on Tokyo MX and BS11 at 24:30 one day later.
The OP song "fake town baby" is performed by three-member Japanese rock band UNISON SQUARE
GARDEN, who provided the first season's ED song "Sugar Song to Bitter Step." The song was produced
with the image of "a music hoped to be sounded in Hellsalem's Lot." It will be released as the band's
12th single on November 15.
The ED song "Step-Up Love" is composed/arranged/produced by 52-year-old singer-songwriter Yasuyuki
of internationally acclaimed Japanese director Shunji Iwai's 1993 TV drama Uchiage Hanabi, Uekara Miruka
Shitakara Miruka?/Fireworks, Should We See It from the Side or the Bottom?. The two co-wrote the lyrics.
It will be released as DAOKO's 4th single on October 18.
As with the first season, the soundtrack music for the second season is composed by Taisei Iwasaki.
The artists who join the new music are announced as below:
Bose (Scha Dara Parr)
OH! MY GIRL
The advance screening event for the second season's first episode "Lights, Camera, Action!" is scheduled
to be held at Toho Cinemas Roppongi Hills in Tokyo twice (15:50, 17:30) on September 30. The seven main
voice actors will also join for a talk show. 2,500-yen tickets will go on sale on September 22.
©2017 Yasuhiro Nightow/Shueisha, Blood Blockade Battlefront & Beyond Production Committee