May’n has announced her 9th single Kyo ni Koiiro (今日に恋色) with tie-in as the opening theme for upcoming anime TV series Inari KonKon Koi Iroha. Also announced for simultaneous release is May’n’s 4th album, not yet titled. Single Kyo ni Koiiro comes on two editions scheduled along with the new album for release on January 29th 2014. Read on for more details….
~ updated details, anime PV revealed ~
Most recently May’n released her 8th single ViViD on July 24th 2013. The title track has tie-in as the opening theme for anime TV series Blood Lad and coupling track Wild Rose has tie-in as the theme song for movie Ikenie no Dilemma.
May’n has also announced a huge live tour May’n Road to 10th Anniversary Japan & World Tour 2014-2015 ‘dots and lines’. The tour is planned for 26 performances across Japan in 2014 and another set of performances in 2015. More details at special website (link below).
More details on May’n’s 4th album that releases simultaneously with her 9th single – here.
Anime Inari KonKon Koi Iroha is adapted from manga by Morohe Yoshida. The romantic-comedy centers around Inari Fushimi a typical shy middle-school girl who would like to express her feelings for the boy she likes, classmate Koji Tanbabashi. After helping a fox pup, Inari is confronted by a deity Uka-no-Mitami-no-Kami who grants her to ability to change form.
The anime adaption is produced by Production IMS and stars new-comer Naomi Ozora (Sue, Genshiken 2) in the roll of Inari and veteran voice actress Houko Kuwashima (Clare, Claymore) as Uka-no-Mitami-no-Kami. Anime Inari KonKon Koi Iroha begins airing in Japan January 2014.
The anime’s ending theme will be provided by Maaya Sakamoto with her 23rd single SAVED, more details coming.
Single Kyo ni Koiiro comes on two editions (details subject to change),
– Limited with DVD that’s planned to include music video for title track.
– Regular CD-only.
Full track list, jacket covers, and possible bonuses will be announced. Come back to Comtrya Sugoi for updates.
Watch the preview video for May’n’s live release MIC-A-MANIA Special Concert 2013 captured at Nippon Budokan March 2nd 2013 below the release details.