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Ling tosite sigure (凛として時雨) announced new single Who What Who What with tie-up as the theme song for upcoming anime movie from the PSYCHO-PASS franchise. It’s the band’s 5th single and third featured as a theme song for anime PSYCHO-PASS. Single Who What Who What comes on one Limited Pressing edition hitting stores January 14th 2015 – release details and movie trailer follows.

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sweet ARMS announced new single Blade of Hope with tie-up as the opening theme for upcoming anime The Testament of Sister New Devil. Unit member Nomizu Iori voices supporting character Nonaka Kurumi in the high school action-harem-romance anime. Their 5th single Blade of Hope comes on two editions scheduled for release on February 4th 2014 – read on for more details and anime previews featuring OP Blade of Hope.

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Tamura Yukari (田村ゆか り) announced new single Anone Love me Do (あのね Love me Do). Her 25th solo single (30th overall) includes four new songs and comes on two editions. Single Anone Love me Do is scheduled for release on Christmas Eve December 24th 2014 – read on for more details.

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Sphere revealed more details for their previously announced 5th Anniversary BEST Album with track list determined by fan voting. The album releases simultaneously with their recently announced 16th single Jounetsu CONTINUE (情熱CONTINUE). Their BEST Album comes on two editions scheduled for release on February 11th 2015 – read on for more details.

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Nagi Yanagi (やなぎなぎ) updated the release details for her new album Polyomino (ポリオミノ) – track list unveiled. Her 2nd album includes singles, new songs, and more with 15 total tracks plus Nagi writes the lyrics for all by one song and composes five of the tracks. Album Polyomino comes on three editions releasing December 10th 2014 – read on for more details and PV.

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