Interest Boom Boom Satellites to Perform Gundam UC #5 Opening
posted on 2012-03-22 02:17 EDT by Ko Ransom
The official website for the anime studio Sunrise has announced that the theme song for the fifth volume of Mobile Suit Gundam UC, "Kuroi Unicorn" (Black Unicorn), will be performed by J-Rock electronic duo Boom Boom Satellites. The song, titled "Broken Mirror," will be a newly-written song inspired by the story of the episode. According to the release, it will also be the first English-language Mobile Suit Gundam UC theme song.
The Boom Boom Satellites include bassist and programmer Masayuki Nakano, with guitarist and vocalist Michiyuki Kawashima. The duo first debuted in Europe in 1997. The group has created music for anime projects such as Appleseed and Vexille - 2077 Isolation of Japan. They also performed a theme song for Xam'd: Lost Memories and performed at the 2010 New York Anime Festival.