Heavy metal band’s new album includes song from Revolutionary Girl Utena anime
Japanese hard rock band YOUSEI TEIKOKU has released their new music video for “SHADOW CORPS[e]” along with the full track list for the new album, due for release on August 5. The band promises that this new album will be the first step in a new direction for YOUSEI TEIKOKU.
Yousei Teikoku (“Fairy Empire”) is a Japanese heavy metal band whose music mixes gothic rock, metal, electronic, and classical music with themes of fantasy and power. Their work includes 14 songs for anime series and video game soundtracks including Future Diary, Magical Pokan, Innocent Venus, Kurokami: The Animation, The Qwaser of Stigmata, Mai-HiME, and Tokyo ESP. Yousei Teikoku’s next album, Shadow Corps[e], will be released August 5, 2015.
From YOUSEI TEIKOKU’s Facebook Page:
“Subjects of the Fairy Empire rejoice, for Yousei Teikoku’s new music video is upon us!
With this new album, SHADOW CORPS[e], Yousei Teikoku aims to present an all-new image. Along with 10 carefully chosen, brand-new songs, the album will also include a cover of “Tainai Tokei Toshi Orrery” from the anime Revolutionary Girl Utena as a bonus track! And of course, a DVD with this newest video, “Shadow Corps”, will be included as well.