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OLDCODEX announced their 3rd-mini album (untitled) that includes the opening theme song for anime Q Transformers Mystery of Convoy. Unit member Suzuki Tatsuhisa (鈴木達央) voices character Lockdown in the new anime adaption for the Transformers franchise. The new mini-album comes on one CD-only edition scheduled for release April 1st 2015. Read on for more early release details.

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GARNiDELiA revealed jacket covers and full track list for album Linkage Ring. Their first album includes their three singles, indie releases such as True High and Lamb plus new songs for 13 total tracks. Album Linkage Ring comes on three editions hitting stores January 21st 2015 – details follow.

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Sawai Miku (沢井美空) recently announced new single Colorful. (カラフル。) with tie-up as the ending theme for upcoming anime Saekano How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend (Saekano, 冴えない彼女の育てかた). Her 7th single comes on two editions scheduled for release on January 28th 2015. More early details and new anime PV follow.

~ Saekano How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend streaming via Crunchyroll announced – new PV added ~

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Luna Haruna (春奈るな) announced new single Kimiiro Signal (君色シグナル) with tie-up as the opening theme for upcoming anime Saenai Heroine no Sodate-kata (Saekano, 冴えない彼女の育てかた). The anime features Matsuka Yoshitsugu (SAO Kirito) in the lead roll. Luna Haruna’s 7th single Kimiiro Signal comes on three editions scheduled for release on January 28th 2015. Read on for more details and anime preview.

~ Saekano How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend streaming via Crunchyroll announced – new PV added ~

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Konomi Suzuki (鈴木このみ) announced early details for new single Absolute Soul with tie-up as the opening theme for upcoming anime Absolute Duo. The single also includes a re-arranged version of the title song with Konomi Suzuki and guest vocalist duet (different on each edition). Single Absolute Soul comes on two editions scheduled for release on February 18th 2015. Read on for more details and new anime promo video featuring opening theme Absolute Soul.

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