The details on Little Glee Monster's next single to be released on November 8 has been revealed.
The group's 10th single is a double A-side titled "OVER / Hikaru Kakera." "OVER" is a rock tune that will be used as the opening theme for anime "BORUTO -NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS-," while "Hikaru Kakera" is a love ballad written by Suga Shikao.
LUNA SEA will release their 9th original album "LUV" on December 20. In addition, they have announced that they will hold a nationwide hall tour called "LUNA SEA LUV TOUR 2018" early next year.
It's been about four years since LUNA SEA released their last album "A WILL." The upcoming album will be made with the theme "love," and the band hopes to represent the different shapes of love using a wide variety of approaches.
Utada Hikaru will be in charge of the theme song for movie 'DESTINY Kamakura Monogatari' that's due out on December 9.
Based on a manga by Saigan Ryohei, 'DESTINY Kamakura Monogatari' is a live-action fantasy film directed by Yamazaki Takashi of the 'ALWAYS 3-chome no Yuuhi' series. Sakai Masato plays Isshiki Masakazu, a mystery writer who solves mysterious cases happening in Kamakura with his wife Akiko (played by Takahata Mitsuki).
The new opening theme for anime 'ONE PIECE' has been determined to be Amuro Namie's new song "Hope."
Amuro has previously provided her songs "Fight Together" in 2011 and "Black Make Up" in 2015, making this her third tie-up with the anime series. "Hope" is described to have a sense of speed with Amuro's strong vocals. She commented, "I sing about the crew's bond that deepens during their voyage, and how that bond becomes an eternal power and light of hope that leads them to their answers."
Johnny's WEST will be in charge of the new theme song for TV anime "Monster Hunter Stories RIDE ON."
"Monster Hunter Stories RIDE ON" is based on the RPG game "Monster Hunter Stories," and its original story will air beginning September. Titled "Bokura Kyou mo Ikiteiru," Johnny's WEST's new song is described as an uptempo track about the dignity of being alive.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government is considering transforming the site of the famed Tsukiji wholesale market into a commercial and tourism center if and when the market is moved to new facilities in Tokyo's Toyosu area, sources close to the situation have told the Mainichi Shimbun.
The metro Tokyo administration has already prepared the paperwork for both the potential move -- derailed last year after toxic substances were detected beneath the Toyosu market's main building -- and the redevelopment of the Tsukiji site. Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike is apparently set to make a final decision on the market's future as early as this week, and last-minute talks on the matter are underway before the campaign for the July 2 metropolitan assembly election kicks off on June 23
The PV for Shinsei Kamattechan's new song "Yuugure no Tori" has been uploaded onto Pony Canyon's official YouTube channel.
"Yuugure no Tori" was released together with "Hikari no Kotoba" as a double A-side single on May 24. It's currently being used as the ending theme for the anime 'Shingeki no Kyojin'. While the anime's ending credits show an ominous scene, the PV brings a sense of nostalgia with effects that make it look like a recording from an old video tape.