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”
Title: Core Fade Label: Lantis Music genre: Rock
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”
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”
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”
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.
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?”
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”
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”
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”
Title: peridot×hematite Label: TSUKIPRO/Movic Music genre: Pop-Rock
VAZZROCK are back with another entry in the bi-color series.
TOBARI “Jo – Hajimari”
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.