angela has updated new single Sidonia (シドニア) revealing the jacket cover and audio preview. The single is featured as the opening theme for anime TV series Knights of Sidonia. Single Sidonia comes on one edition hitting stores May 21st 2014 – updated details and audio preview follow…

~ preview music video revealed ~

The duo of atsuko (vocals) and KATSU (music, producer) form angela recently announced their 22nd single Different colors with tie-up as the theme song for anime movie K MISSING KINGS.  Single Different colors is scheduled for release on July 11th 2014 the day before the movie premiers (more details).

angela has also releasing their 2nd greatest hits compilation album TREASURE BOX II simultaneous with new single Sidonia. The album contains 15 tracks including singles Spiral (2009, OP Asura Cryin’), Beautiful Fighter (2008, OP Shikabane Hime), KINGS (2012, OP anime K), ANGEL / Tokumade (2013.11.06, OP/ED COPPELION) and more.

Anime Knights of Sidonia is adapted from manga by Tsutomu Nihei and follows the story of Nagate Tanikaze who trains as a mecha pilot called Morito or guardians. Long ago Earth was attacked and devastated by aliens called Gauna forcing humans to flee. Nagate and the rest of the human race travel through space on huge ships and various new planetary settlements while the alien creatures continue their genocidal attacks.

The anime is produced by Polygon Pictures celebrating their 30th anniversary and begins airing in Japan April 2014 on MBS and TBS TV. Outside of Japan streaming provider Netflix is exclusively carrying the anime. A subtitled simulcast is planned and multi-language dub version coming in summer. Eri Kitamura provides the anime’s ending theme with 7th single titled 掌 -show- (more details).

New single Sidonia comes on one Regular CD-only edition with a First Press version adding a slipcover case.

angelaSidonia – release date May 21st 2014

Regular [CD] (¥1200) angela-sidoniaA
1. Sidonia

2. My Life
3. Sidonia (off vocal)
4. My Life (off vocal)




angela official website (Starchild)

Knights of Sidonia official website