Details for Nana Mizuki’s 11th Album “SMASHING ANTHEMS” Unveiled

Nana Mizuki, who is well known as both a voice-actress and Anisong singer who has given life to Princess Tutu’s Rue and Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha’s Fate has revealed more details for her 11th album which will be released on 11 November 2015. 

The new album, titled SMASHING ANTHEMS, now has cover art and a complete tracklist for the music CD and video content found in the additional Blu-ray and DVD discs for the limited editions. The tracklist is as follows:

01.Glorious Break (Insert song from Senki Zesshou Symphogear GX)
02.Never Let Go
04.Angel Blossom(Opening Theme of Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha ViVid)
06.レイジーシンドローム (ROM: reijii shindoroomu)
07.コイウタ。(ROM: koiuta)
08.禁断のレジスタンス -Extended Mix- ROM: Kindan no rejisutansu -Extended Mix- (Opening Theme of Cross Ange: Rondo of Angels and Dragons)
11.熱情のマリア (ROM: netsujou no maria ENG: Passion of Maria)
12.エゴアイディール (ROM: egoaidiiru)
13.エデン (ROM: eden  – Commercial song for Animelo Mix)
14.アンビバレンス (ROM: Anbibarensu ENG: Ambivalence)
15.Exterminate(Opening theme of Senki Zesshou Symphogear GX)

Nana Mizuki will be composing Ambivalence out of the 15 songs in her album. Interestingly, Exterminate is so far the only song from Senki Zesshou Symphogear without an Aufwachen form. As most fans of Nana Mizuki know, her songs used for the series (Synchrogazer, Vitalization) usually have an extended album version.

As for the DVD/Blu-ray content, fans can look forward to seeing Nana Mizuki from her younger days as a rising star. The video content will include unreleased live footage from her earlier concerts all the way back from 2002! The contents for the bonus DVD/Blu-ray are as follows:

LIVE ATTRACTION 2002 at Tokyo International Forum Hall C
『アノネ~まみむめ☆もがちょ~』ROM: Anone~Mamimume Mogacho~

LIVE SENSATION 2003 at Shibuya Public Hall
『テルミドール』 ROM: Terumidooru ENG: Thermidor 

LIVE SPARK 2004 -summer- at Zepp Tokyo
『NANA色のように』 ROM: NANAiro no youni ENG: Like Seven Colours

LIVE ROCKET 2005〜summer〜 at Pacifico Yokohama Hall
『そよ風に吹かれて…』ROM: So yo kaze ni fukarete… ENG: Blowing in the wind
『「好き!」』ROM: Suki! ENG: Like!

Audio Commentary


The jackets for all three editions are shown below:


With a mixture of new offerings and even unreleased footage of her earlier lives from more than a decade ago, SMASHING ANTHEMS is shaping up to become a must-have for fans of Nana Mizuki. 


Featured image taken from Pick-Up Voice Vol. 32


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