Super Anime Freak -School Selection- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 28, 2014

Super Anime Freak -School Selection-
Release Date: 2/26/14
Price: 1667 yen

The third of three releases in the new Super Anime Freak series. This entry features songs from school anime. Not a single new track in sight.

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28Feb

Super Anime Freak -Girls Selection- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 27, 2014

Super Anime Freak -Girls Selection-
Release Date: 2/26/14
Price: 1667 yen

The second of three releases in the new Super Anime Freak series. This entry features songs from girls anime. The only new song is the lead track, “Fantastic future.”

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27Feb

Super Anime Freak -Battle Selection- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 26, 2014

Super Anime Freak -Battle Selection-
Release Date: 2/26/14
Price: 1667 yen

A new anime eurobeat series from Akiba Koubou. This first volume features songs from mecha anime. There are two new productions: “Preserved Roses” and “Terminated.”

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26Feb

I Love Party 2 -Welcome 2 da Dance Floor- – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 25, 2014

I Love Party 2 -Welcome 2 da Dance Floor-
Release Date: 4/23/14
Price: 1850 yen

This is being billed as the second release in Universal’s I Love Party series, so I guess they’re forgetting that I Love Party Pop exists. The announced artists are the usual Universal fare, meaning Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Chris Brown, and Nicki Minaj. I wouldn’t be surprised if this had numerous repeats from the first two entries in the series.

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25Feb

Dancehall Lovers Covers Best II – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 24, 2014

V.I.P. presents Dancehall Lovers Covers Best II
Release Date: 4/23/14
Price: 2171 yen

New release in the long-running Dancehall compilation series, and the first release under Universal. It’s good to see them continuing EMI series, though I’m still waiting patiently for them to do something with Dancemania. Anyway, this latest edition of Dancehall lovers features covers of hit songs, including J-Pop and anime standards like “Zankoku na Tenshi no Theese.”

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24Feb

More! Electronic Disney Music – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 23, 2014

More! Electronic Disney Music
Release Date: 2/26/14
Price: 2800 yen

The sequel to Electronic Disney Music arrives with even more EDM covers of Disney classics and somewhat more palatable cover art. Producers includes CTS, DJ Komori, and Ram Rider. Visit the official website for more info.

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23Feb

Glamorous Mix – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on February 22, 2014

Glamorous Mix by DJ Phenix from *Groovy workshop.
Release Date: 2/5/14
Price: 600 yen

A new digital mix from FARM Records, mixed by DJ Phenix from *Groovy workshop. Features songs from EDM artists like Afrojack as well as Japanese house producers like Straight Flush and Minimum Cox. Also includes a song from DJ Phenix.

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22Feb

House Flavor -Love & Life- – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on February 21, 2014

House Flavor -Love & Life-
Release Date: 2/5/14
Price: 600 yen

A new digital compilation from FARM Records. Oddly, most of the tracks are attributed to “Countdown Hits” instead of the usual FARM artists.

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21Feb

WMC -World Music Cruise- – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on February 20, 2014

WMC -World Music Cruise- DJ Tora & DJ Hosaka DJ Mixes
Release Date: 1/29/14
Price: 1200 yen

New digital EDM compilation from FARM Records. The first half is mixed by legendary trance DJ, DJ Tora, while the second half is mixed by DJ Hosaka, who was part of the duo, Los Hermanos. In fact, the classic Los Hermanos song, “Hareluya” gets a new 2014 EDM remix on this compilation.

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20Feb

Don’t Stop the Party – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on February 19, 2014

Don’t Stop the Party mixed by DJ Ryu
Release Date: 1/15/14
Price: 900 yen

Yup, another digital compilation from Star Music, once again featuring the same old repeats. Yes, I copied and pasted that from a previous post, but by typing this I’ve already shown more effort than Star Music have on this release.

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19Feb

Cinderella – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 18, 2014

Cinderella
Release Date: 2/19/14
Price: 1905 yen

New album from Exit Tunes featuring only female vocalists. Participating singers include Ayaponzu*, Ikasan, Yumeko, and others. Bonus items include a cell phone strap (1 of 10 designs), poster, and clear file. Visit the official website for more info.

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18Feb

Mayu Jazz Utatte Mita (Mayu with Darkish White Jazz Party) – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 17, 2014

Mayu Jazz Utatte Mita (Mayu with Darkish White Jazz Party)
Artist: Mayu
Release Date: 2/5/14
Price: 2000 yen

New album from Pony Canyon (parent company of Exit Tunes), featuring Mayumi Morinaga-voiced Vocaloid, Mayu, performing jazz arrangements of 8 Vocaloid hits as well as 2 jazz standards.

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17Feb

The Best Hot Shots!! -2013 2nd Half Hits- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 16, 2014

The Best Hot Shots!! -2013 2nd Half Hits- mixed by DJ Roc the Masaki
Release Date: 12/24/13
Price: 1500 yen

Fourth in the series of Tsutaya-exclusive compilations produced by Manhattan Records. All of the tracks are licensed from Power Music. You can listen to samples on Manhattan Records’ web store.

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16Feb

2013 Best 50 – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on February 15, 2014

2013 Best 50 mixed by DJ Getfunky
Release Date: 12/4/13
Price: 1886 yen

Compilation from Manhattan Records featuring house covers of 2013 hits. All tracks produced by Power Music. Mixed by DJ Getfunky.

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15Feb

Sweet Surrender – Crazy Shakin’ Love (Single) – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on February 14, 2014

Crazy Shakin’ Love (Single)
Artist: Sweet Surrender
Release Date: 8/19/13
Price: 3.96 USD

Debut single from the idol unit, Sweet Surrender. The second track, “Kirari * Shooting Star,” was produced by Shohei Matsumoto (a.k.a. Heavens Wire) and features a classic Hime Trance sound. The single is available digitally worldwide on a number of platforms, including Amazon MP3 and iTunes.

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14Feb