GARNiDELiA revealed more details for new album BiRTHiA that includes 15 tracks from their independent era. The album includes some songs written and composed by toku before GARNiDELiA official formed in September 2010. Album BiRTHiA comes on two editions scheduled for release on August 26th 2015.
Energetic rock unit GARNiDELiA consists of producer Abe Yoshinori “toku” and vocalist Mizuhashi Mai “Maria”. Most recently they released single MIRAI on May 13th 2015. Their 4th major label single has tie-up as the ending theme for anime Gunslinger Stratos.
Before signing with Sony Music Entertainment Japan (DefSTAR Records) in 2014 they had many independent releases. The new album contains their most significant early songs including ARiA (2010.05) and SPiCa (2009.08) both originally with vocals by vocaloid Hatsune Miku. Audio music videos with vocals by Maria after the release details.
To promote the new album GARNiDELiA is holding mini-live and in-store events. Except as noted the event consists of a free mini-live and fans reserving a copy of the new album at the event receive sticker (1 of 30) and lottery number for handshake meeting after mini-live (more events may be added),
– July 19th 2015 1:00pm Aeon Mall Makuhari Grand Square Chiba
– July 20th 2015 2:00pm Ario Kawaguchi Center Court Saitama
– July 31st 2015 6:30pm Aeon Mall Hiroshima
– August 1st 2015 2:00pm Aeon Mall Koya Hyogo
– August 21st 2015 6:30pm Arsenal Jinshan Square Aichi
– August 22nd 2015 4:00pm PARCO West Hall 1F Nagoya
– August 23rd 2015 2:00pm Hankyu Nishinomiya Gardens Hyoko
– August 25th 2015 7:00pm Gamers Akihabara (Handshake event – ticket distributed to purchasers of single via target store).
– Sept. 5th-21st 2015 time varies – Animate stores across Japan release events check store for time and details.
Album BiRTHiA comes on two editions (details subject to change). Limited includes DVD with music video plus 100-page ARiA light novel by Kaitō Reiji (Unbreakable Machine-Doll). Jacket covers coming!