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NICO Touches the Walls has officially announced new single Tenchi Gaeshi (天地ガエシ) with tie-up as the ending theme for anime Haikyu!! (ハイキュー!!)  Their 15th single comes on two editions scheduled for release on June 11th 2014. More details and Tenchi Gaeshi audio preview follows…

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Ayahi Takagaki (高垣彩陽) has announced new single Kaze ni Naru (風になる) with the title song featured as the opening theme for PSP game Jyuza Engi – Engetsu Sangokuden 2. Plus the single’s coupling track Soredemo yume ga tsuzuku nara (それでも夢が続くなら) is used at the game’s ending theme. Her 7th solo single Kaze ni Naru comes on two editions scheduled for release on May 28th 2014 – read on for more details…

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ClariS has announced new album PARTY TIME that includes singles Colorful, CLICK, and STEP plus 9 new song for 12 total tracks planned. Their 3rd album comes on three editions including a Limited with a pair of Nendoroid Petit reunion version figures. Album PARTY TIME releases June 4th 2014 – details follow…

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Ayana Taketatsu (竹達彩奈) recently announced new single Wonderful World described as a fun pop-tune perfect for summer. Her 5th single is a collaboration with Kato Kanako (lyrics) and Kobayashi Shuntaro (music). Single Wonderful World comes on two editions schueduled for release on June 4th 2014 – more details follow…

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fripSide has updated release details for new single “black bullet” – artist photo, bonus details, and audio preview revealed. Their 8th single has tie-up as the opening theme for anime Black Bullet. Single “black bullet” comes on two editions hitting stores May 14th 2014 – updated details and previews follow…

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