Aoi Eir (藍井エイル) has added more details for her 5th single “Sirius” – jacket covers, full track list, and preview music video revealed. Her new single has tie-in as opening theme for the much anticipated new anime KILL la KILL. The single also includes coupling track “Kuroi Uta”with tie-in as the theme song for PS3 game Drag-On Dragoon 3. Single “Sirius” hits stores November 13th 2013 – updated details and previews follow.
Most recently Aoi Eir released her 4th single “Cobalt Sky” (コバルト・スカイ) on June 26th 2013. No tie-in for this single unlike all her others which are featured as theme songs for anime. Fans still showed good support landing “Cobalt Sky” in the top 20 on the weekly Oricon charts.
Aoi Eir released her first album “BLAU” back on January 30th 2013. The album features new song “Avalon Blue” and includes her first three singles “MEMORIA” (ED Fate/Zero), “AURORA” (OP Mobile Suit Gundam AGE), and “INNOCENCE” (OP2 Sword Art Online) plus more for a total of 14 tracks.
Upcoming live performances include a recently announced solo live Aoi Eir solo live @ Shibuya Public Hall,
– October 28th 2013 6:00pm Shibuya Public Hall
Anime KILL la KILL is an original story by Kazuki Nakajima, directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi, and with character designer Sushio which re-unites the team that bought us anime Gurren Lagann. At a high school ruled by force transfer student Ryuko Matoi challenges strongest as she seeks revenge for those that killed her father.
Animation studio TRIGGER (ex-Gainax) is producing KILL la KILL and began airing in Japan October 3rd 2013 on MBS TV. Outside of Japan Aniplex USA has licensed the anime and launched an English language website for the anime (link below). Provider Crunchyroll will simulcast the anime starting October 3rd 2013 – check our Crunchyroll updates page or hit the link for KILL la KILL for episodes and related stories.
Aoi Eir’s 5th single “Sirius” comes three editions,
– Limited with DVD that includes music video, making-of footage, and documentary of Aoi Eir at anime convention AnimagiC 2013 (Germany).
– Limited Anime themed with DVD that includes KILL la KILL animation video. Features KILL la KILL illustrated jacket cover.
– Regular CD-only. First Press version (extras undecided).
Audio preview for title track below. Preview music video (region blocked by SMEj) and new trailer for anime KILL la KILL also below.
KILL la KILL official website (Aniplex USA)
KILL la KILL official website (Japanese)