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‘The Beautiful Stories’ Album Featuring Vocaloid Sonika

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We never get enough Sonika news so when this little treat arrived in my inbox I was more than pleased. YouTube user TheIndisputed21 released his first Vocaloid album earlier this week titled “The Beautiful Stories” starring Vocaloid Sonika. It is available free to download, with 12 tracks total, and cover art by Shadman. The cross-fade demo is embedded below.

‘The Beautiful Stories’ Free Download: [Mediafire] & [4shared]

    Track Listing

1. k.
2.The Other Sky
3.Li(f)e
4.You Come for Me
5.Neuro
6.Her
7.Cynical Chemical
8.Silent Sleep
9.Lovingly
10.Red Flag
11.Because
12.The Beautiful Stories

Speaking of Vocaloid album The BIG ALbum is in its final stretch, now is your last chance to pre-order on Kickstarter and recieve free shipping. [The BIG Album]

English Vocaloid Store Adds Physical Products

The English language version of Bplats/Yamaha’s VocaloidStore has finally added the disk and physical versions of the various Vocaloids to their site. When we last covered VocaloidStore in ‘Vocaloid 3 Full Editor Sale @ English VocaloidStore.com‘ the English Vocaloid Store was a strictly download-only affair with selection limited to the few Vocaloid 3s that had downloadable versions available.

Since they are now listing physical products that also means they are also shipping to select English speaking countries with the US and UK being confirmed, but details hazy on what other countries they are supporting. Keep in mind that all of the prices on the site are based off the (JPY) Japanese Yen and with exchange rates in mind prices for things like the Vocaloid 3 Editor would be more expensive than if you had bought it from PowerFX.

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PowerFX’s Vocaloid Category

Kodakami Debuts Vocaloid Album Featuring Big Al

Kodakami, Vocaloid producer and Koda’s Kolumn Editor here at Engloids.Info, has just announced his first album. Titled “The BIG ALbum” as the name would suggest, the album is set to feature completely new, never before heard tracks, all starring Big Al. While not the first Engloids only album, it is the first to focus on Big Al exclusively.

The album will be available to the public, with free digital downloads on December 22nd, 2012, the anniversary of Big Al’s release. Beyond the digital downloads to be available through his website a physical edition complete with jewel case and 8-panel insert booklet has also planned.

To fund this physical edition a Kickstarter has been started with pre-orders of the album are available for as low as $10 with free domestic shipping, and flat-rate international shipping to those that back the project.

You can see Koda’s full pitch on the Kickstarter Video where he goes into detail but the short of it is he talks a bit about himself, displays a short informational clip on what Vocaloid is, and answers a couple questions on what the goal of the Kickstarter. He is hoping to pre-sell and raise enough money to fund a full production run of physical CDs for the album.

If you stick around till the end of the video he also includes a preview of the album with the song “If I’d Known (Woah Woe)”. If you don’t want to watch the whole video, or just want to hear it again, the preview track is embedded after the break.

Additional information in the links below.

[Kodakami Official Website]
[The BIG ALbum Kickstarter]
[Album Release Thread @ VO]

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Olivideo Competition Closes Tomorrow

Reminder to all of you who planned on entering, the VocaTone sponsored ‘Olivideo’ MMD competition closes tomorrow. Currently there are only a handful of entries so if you entered, or have one prepared and have yet to finish you probably stand a good chance at winning.

You can find our previous coverage of this contest at VocaTone Announces “Olivideo” Competition + MMD Downloads. Additional information can be found on the links below.

[VocaTone Competitions Page]
[Olivideo Competition Tag Search]
[Competition Announcement Thread]

Vocalekt Visions @ Pacific Media Expo 2012

Our friends at Vocalekt Visions have been pretty busy. Not only was Tempo-P at NekoCon in Hampton, Virginia for the reveal of Avanna in VocaNoIro NekoCon Producers Panel Avanna Preview but he flew back across the United States to Los Angeles, California to host his own event at Pacific Media Expo. Sadly, none of the Engloids.Info staff could make it to the event but MMD Live has went ahead and uploaded the official concert footage for you to enjoy.

The event began with the cosplay/dance troupe VWD 01 (Vocaloid World Dance 01) greeting the crowds and handing out goodies before taking the stage and opening the show with their dance routine. Music featured in the concert included songs by Tempo-P, NeutrinoP, MitchieM, SmileR, Jesus-P, Kz, Hachioji P, and Nem.

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Full credits for the event can be found at the end of the video.

More information can be found in the links below:

Vocalekt Visions Official Website
Event Page @Pacific Media Expo 2012
Convention Coverage @ AnimeDiet
Vocalekt Visions Latest Album

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