Material Collective, a Seattle-based video game music publisher and label, is exploring a unique audio landscape with Battle With the Colossus, a cover album that re-imagines Kow Otani's timeless soundtrack for Shadow of the Colossus in the genre of symphonic heavy metal. Hit the jump to learn more.
Head's up, classic JRPG fans! In July of 2019, Square Enix is publishing the Chrono Trigger: Original Soundtrack Revival Disc, a Bluray audio album that features 60 tracks of music as well as imagery from the much-beloved 1995 Super Famicom / Super Nintendo video game. Hit the jump to learn more.
Trigger's outrageous 2013 TV anime Kill la Kill has always had an awesome soundtrack, and now the series is getting a definitive music collection with the Kill la Kill: Complete Soundtrack, a special 3 disc album that will be released in Japan in June of 2019 to coincide with the release of a new Japanese Bluray box set for the series. Hit the jump to learn more.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the best anime music of this year.
Some quick news for fans of Crypton Future Media's Vocaloid virtual diva, Hatsune Miku: the HATSUNE MIKU EXPO is heading to Taiwan in May and Hong Kong in July, and in order to celebrate the event's 5th anniversary, a special E.P. album is being published. Hit the jump to learn more.
April 07, 2019 marks the 40th anniversary of the Japanese TV premiere of Mobile Suit Gundam, and to celebrate this fact a bunch of new projects promoting the franchise have been announced, including a concert series, live music events, digital distribution for the live-action stage play, and immersive theatrical screenings. Hit the jump to learn more.
The "Brass de Bravo Final Fantasy" concert series (also known as "BRA★BRA FINAL FANTASY") is returning to Japanese musical venues in 2019 with a new twist: an interactive set list that lets the audience choose which pieces of Final Fantasy-themed music are played during the concert performances. Hit the jump to learn more.
Want to raise the hype level of your workout playlist? From popular hits like Jojo openings and My Hero Academia tracks to lesser known gems like the opening to Garo: Vanishing Line, here are some of our recommendations for songs to get you psyched at the gym.
Fans of Final Fantasy VII are in for a treat, because Square Enix is releasing a Bluray of the "BRA★BRA FINAL FANTASY VII BRASS de BRAVO with Siena Wind Orchestra" concert event, a night of music from the classic JRPG that was recorded at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan venue in March 12, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
On April 14, 2019, two teams of famous voice actors will square off in a "red-and-white" singing contest at the Maihama Amphitheater for the "Seiyu Kouhaku Utagassen 2019" event, and now the first members for the red and white teams have been revealed. Hit the jump to learn more.
One thing fans never forget is an epic theme song. But are there some downright amazing theme songs out there that we've simply overlooked all this time? Hit the jump to see what made our list!
Anime / music mixed media project BanG Dream! is returning to Japanese airwaves soon, and to celebrate the series is rocking out with a set of new key visuals for each of the main bands. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official Japanese TV schedule has been revealed for W'z (pronounced "Wiz"), an upcoming original TV anime about a young man who dreams of being a DJ. Hit the jump to learn more.
The main female cast members have been revealed for W'z (pronounced "Wiz"), an upcoming original TV anime about a 14 year old boy with a penchant for house music who seeks to become a DJ. Hit the jump to learn more.