By James Robert Shaw (The Wind up Geek)
If you are in the area of Shinjuku on May 21, 2016, buy your ticket and grab your pen and notepad because both the animated film Garo – Divine Flame and jpop singer Sasaki Sayaka will be appearing at Wald 9 Cinema (新宿バルト9). It is all part of the Garo Roadshow and Sasaki will be performing her latest song “HOWLITE” as part of this show. “HOWLITE” will be heard in Garo’s ending credits. Sasaki’s recent work is the theme song “FEELXALIVE” from the animated series Bakuon!! ( ばくおん!!). “FEELXALIVE” has been available for purchase in Japan since April 27th.
Garo – Divine Flame is directed by Hayashi Yuichiro (Garo: Honoo no Kokuin) with script by Kobayashi Yasuko (Death Note). The film is produced by Tohokushinsha Film Corporation.
Sasaki Sayaka is a Japanese pop singer signed to the Lantis label. She achieved her success by becoming winner of the third Animax Anison Grand Prix in 2009. Sasaki debuted in 2010 with the single “Seisai no Ripieno”, which was the second opening theme to the anime Tatakau Shisho: The Book of Bantorra.
Video Source(s): Lantis Channel.