Out this Week | OLDCODEX “Core Fade”, Mamoru Miyano “Hikari Sasu Hou e” and more

THTFHQ Out this Week 20-26 April 2020

Exciting week of releases bringing back some heavyweights in the industry as well as long awaited comebacks and debuts. Welcome to another installment of Out this Week. 

What is out this week? We guide you below so you don’t miss a thing.

April 22, 2020 (Wednesday)

This Wednesday there are 7 key releases making its way into the stores:

  • OLDCODEX “Core Fade”
  • Mamoru Miyano “Hikari Sasu Hou e”
  • Hiroshi Kamiya “TP”
  • SideM “THE IDOLM@STER SideM 5th ANNIVERSARY DISC 05”
  • M4!!!! “Advance”
  • Shall We Black Out? “Shall We Black Out?”
  • RUBIA Leopard “DIG-ROCK -BREAK TIME- Type:RL”

OLDCODEX “Core Fade”

OLDCODEX Core Fade regular

Title: Core Fade
Label: Lantis
Music genre: Rock

Art Rockers OLDCODEX are back with a new single. The band is currently riding on top of a lot of momentum, result of 2 extremely successful releases in LADDERLESS and Take On Fever.

Core Fade brings electronica elements to the forefront in what is a powerful yet unique track for the band.

Mamoru Miyano “Hikari Sasu Hou e”

Mamoru miyano Hikari Sasu Hou e

Title: Hikari Sasu Hou e
Label: KING RECORDS
Music genre: Pop

Mamoru Miyano releases an inspiring single at just the right time. Hikari Sasu Hou e (the song, not the single) was pre-released a couple of weeks ago and left a good impression after the disappointing LAST DANCE.

Big hopes are in this single being the return to good form for Miyano.

Hiroshi Kamiya “TP”

TP Hiroshi Kamiya regular

Title: TP
Label: Kiramune
Music genre: Pop

As of late, Hiroshi Kamiya has been releasing music with more consistency. TP is his newest mini-album and the first one to feature lyrics penned by Hiroshi Kamiya himself.

Fans are excited about this release and to get a full listen to his self-penned track, これからの僕へ (Koko kara no boku e).

SideM “THE IDOLM@STER SideM 5th ANNIVERSARY DISC 05”

SideM 5th anniversary vol 5

Title: THE IDOLM@STER SideM 5th ANNIVERSARY DISC 05
Label: Lantis
Music genre: Pop

Altessimo. Sai and HighxJoker teamed up for the newest THE IDOLM@STER SideM 5th ANNIVERSARY DISC. The 5th volume promises to be as exciting as previous entries.

M4!!!! “Advance”

M4!!!! Advance regular
Regular
Title: Advance
Label: Marine Entertainment
Music genre: Pop

M4!!!! return with a new single. Advance brings back the quartet’s alluring pop sound and, according to the highlight medley, it is shaping up to be a solid release by them.

Shall We Black Out? “Shall We Black Out?”

SHALL WE BLACK OUT
Regular
Title: Shall We Black Out?
Label: Marine Entertainment 
Music genre: Pop

Marine Entertainment’s rookie seiyuu group, Shall We Black Out?, make their official debut with their self-titled single – including songs previously released at AGF2019.

There hasn’t been much buzz about this quartet but it will be interesting to check out how they fare as a unit.

RUBIA Leopard “DIG-ROCK -BREAK TIME- Type:RL”

RUBIA Leopard Higher Ground

Title: DIG-ROCK -BREAK TIME- type:RL
Label: TEAM Entertainment Inc.
Music genre: Rock

RUBIA Leopard release a new drama CD. DIG-ROCK -BREAK TIME- Type:RL hits stores this week, including an exciting new track in Higher Ground.

April 24, 2020 (Wednesday)

TSUKIPRO’s artists dominate this Friday:

  • SolidS “DIAMOND”
  • Shirase Yuma “peridot×hematite”
  • TOBARI “Jo – Hajimari”

SolidS “DIAMOND”

SolidS DIAMOND

Title: DIAMOND
Label: TSUKIPRO/Movic
Music genre: Electro-Rock

It has been a long time since SolidS‘ fans got to listen to the group’s passionate – and suggestive – songs.

The quartet returns this week with their take on the CARDS series, tackling the theme DIAMOND with the promotional track, GAME IS MINE.

Shirase Yuma “peridot×hematite”

VAZZROCK Yuma peridot×hematite

Title: peridot×hematite
Label: TSUKIPRO/Movic
Music genre: Pop-Rock

VAZZROCK are back with another entry in the bi-color series.

Expectations are high after Yuma Shirase (CV: Shun Horie)’s entry in the 1st season of the bi-color series was jaw dropping. peridot×hematite drops this week..

TOBARI “Jo – Hajimari”

TOBARI jo-hajimari

Title: Jo-Hajimari
Label: TSUKIPRO/Movic
Music genre: Pop-Rock

TOBARI (Yoshiki Nakajima and Tetsuei Sumiya) release their debut single, Jo-Hajimari, this week.

There is a lot of excitement over this new duo by many fans of the TSUKIPRO franchise, especially after the highlight medley was released.

New Out this Week article drops next Monday.

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