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Hitomi Harada (原田ひとみ) is getting ready to release 7th single Kyoumei no True Force (共鳴のTrue Force) has tie-up as then opening theme for anime BladeDance of Elementalers (Seirei Tsukai no BladeDance, 精霊使いの剣舞). Sound creator Iuchi Maiko (I’ve Sound) composes and arranges the title song. Single Kyoumei no True Force comes on one anime themed edition hitting stores July 23rd 2014 – details and anime trailer follow…

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Aqua Timez announced new album Elf no Namida (エルフの涙) that includes single Eden, digital single Tegami Henshin, plus new songs for 13 total tracks. Their 6th album starts a year 10th anniversary celebrations leading up to their debut anniversary on August 15th 2015. Album Elf no Namida comes on two main editions and a fan club version all scheduled for release on August 27th 2014 – more details follow…

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CNBLUE added more details for new Japanese single Go your way – full track list, jacket covers, and bonuses revealed. Their 8th Japanese single comes on 3 editions plus a fan club “BOICE” version. Single Go your way is scheduled for release August 20th 2014 – read on for all the details…

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Ogura Yui’s (小倉唯) new single and ending theme Tinkling Smile for anime Encouragement of Climb (ヤマノススメ, Yama no Susume) season 2 has jacket covers and preview music video unveiled. Ogura Yui also renews her roll as character Kokona in the anime. Her 4th solo single Tinkling Smile releases August 13th 2014 – details and PVs follow…

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ChouCho revealed more details for single Natsu no hi to Kimi no Koe (夏の日と君の声) – jacket cover, track list, and preview music video unveiled. Her 10th single is featured as opening theme for upcoming anime GLASSLIP plus coupling track Lucent Eyes is featured as an image song for the anime. Single Natsu no hi to Kimi no Koe hits stores August 6th 2014 – all the details and PV follow…

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