fictionjunction-eternal-blue-splash

FictionJunction has updated the information for their new double A-side single “Distance / eternal blue” – cover jacket and bonuses are official. Song “Distance” is featured as new ending theme for Mobile Suit Gundam SEED ~HD Remaster~ and track “eternal blue” is used as theme song for 2011 PSP game “Senritsu no Stratus. The single comes in a CD-only edition and will hit stores August 29th. More details follow..

Its been a full year since the vocal project by composer Yuki Kajiura has released a single. The tie-in for track “Distance” as ending theme for Mobile Suit Gundam SEED ~HD Remaster~ which is a Blu-ray box-set re-release of the popular anime series. Box-set 1 was released March 23rd and box-set 2 on June 22nd – both releases include English subtitles – more release details are here.

Yuki Kajiura is an incredibly talented composer who has provided sound track music for anime since 1996 most currently for this Summer’s Sword Art Online. Kajiura has also created several vocal groups, providing the music, creative talent, and a times also the vocals for See-Saw, FictionJunction, and Kalafina (two of three members are part of FictionJunction) .fictionjunction-201201a

FictionJunction with Yuki Kajiura made a live appearance at Anime Expo in Los Angeles June 29th – July 2nd 2012.

Upcoming live event “2012 Yuki Kajiura Live vol.9” has added a 4th show on September 9th,
- August 31st New National Theatre Hall, Tokyo
- September 1st New National Theatre Hall, Tokyo
- September 2nd New National Theatre Hall, Tokyo
- September 9th  Shibuya Public Hall, Tokyo

Perhaps Kajiura’s other vocal project Kalafina will make an appearance during these live events….

Distance / eternal blue” comes in a Regular CD-only edition. If the new single is purchased at one of the live events listed above a bonus clear file is awarded (front/back),

fictionjunction-eternal-blue-clear-filefictionjunction-eternal-blue-clear-file2

Enjoy the music video for “stone cold” – FictionJunction’s single from last year and opening theme for anime Sacred Seven – after the release details….

FictionJunction – “Distance / eternal blue” – release date August 29th 2012

Regular [CD] (¥1155)
fictionjunction-eternal-blue-regular
 
[CD]
1. Distance
2. eternal blue
3. Distance (off vocal)
4. eternal blue (off vocal)
 

 

Gundam Seed Official website

FictionJunction and Yuki Kajiura Official website