The "STAR BLAZERS SOUND ALMANAC," also known as "YAMATO SOUND ALMANAC" was distributed on July 24th 2013 (WED). It consists of all the sound tracks from the very first TV series back in 1974 to the final episode of the movie in 1983.
There are 12 CDs which are the same as the ones made in Japan. (Refer to the " *" for the list of distribution and CD) It is available in 56 countries world wide through the iTunes store. Starting in 1979, "STAR BLAZERS" was released in America leading to the release in Australia and Italy. This time, it will be released in Canada, Germany, Spain, France, UK,Netherlands Swiss, Hon Kong, and Taiwan. There are fans all over the world waiting for these CDs.
The distribution in Japan started in October 2012. Music distribution sites such as the iTunes Store, mora, LecoChoku has these CDs for purchase. These CDs have it's own main site on iTunes and is highly popular. The new animation, "Space Battleship Yamato 2199" was first released as a movie. However, starting from April 2013 it has been shown on MBS,TBS network as a TV series. There was a great number of viewers that enjoyed the TV production.
On July 24th, 2013 3 CDs were released:"Yamato Rhapsody Guitar Version," "Yamato Rhapsody Piano Version,""Yamato Rhapsody Violin Version" was released and will be up on iTunes for worldwide distribution.
Not only will the Yamato theme songs be available, but also a "Music Video Series" on Blu-ray and DVD will be released. With the corresponding MV, viewers can enjoy the music even better. Al last, "2199" has been added to the line up. In celebration of this production, we plan to have talk events and mini panel exhibits.
-Yamato Music Video Series Release Anniversary
Yamatalk extra edition in Ginza Yamano Musical Instrument Store, Head Office
Date and Time: September 17th, 2013 (TUE) 19:00~
Location: Ginza Yamano Musical Instrument Store, Head Office 7F Event Space "JamSpot"
Guests: Tomohiro Yoshida (Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Music Director), Yuu Hayakawa (Music Writer)
-Yamato Music Video Release Anniversary
Space Battleship Yamato 2199 mini panel exhibit
Date: July 23rd (TUE) ~ August 23rd (FRI)
Location: Hokkaido-Gyokkodo Yonchome Ten
Tokyo-Kinza Yamano Musical Instrument Shop, Head Office Gas Too Dori Stairs B1
Shizuoka- Ikeya Bunrakukan Takabayashi Ten CD Kan
Osaka-Jyoshin Denki., LTD Disk Pier Nihon Bashi 6F
Hiroshima-Futaba Tosho TERA Yoshima Fuchuu Ten
Futaba Tosho GIGA Kure Eki Rekure Ten
Futaba Tosho GIGA Hiroshima Eki Mae Ten
July 24th, 2013 Blu-ray & DVD Release date
"MV SERIES (MUSIC VIDEO SERIES) Space Battleship Yamato 2199"
Blu-ray: COXC-1062 \3,990(Tax included)
DVD: COBC-6481 \3,360(Tax included)
"MV SERIERES (MUSIC VIDEO SERIES) Space Battleship Yamato"
Blu-ray: COXC-1063 \3,990(Tax included)
DVD: COBC-6482 \3,360(Tax included)
(c) 2012 Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Production Committee
[Space Battleship Yamato YAMATO SOUND ALMANAC series all 30 CDs planned release]
Distribution *...Now Released in Japan, Worldwide release 7/24/2013
#...Japan release 7/24/2013, Worldwide release 9/25/2013
o...Japan release 9/18/2013, Worldwide November 2013 and later
July 8th,2012 1977-I Space Battleship Yamato Symphonic Suite
July 18th, 2012 1977-II SPACE CRUISER YAMATO
July 18th, 2012 1978-I Yatsushi Miyagawa's World ~ Space Battleship Yamato
July 18th, 2012 1974-I Space Battleship Yamato BGM Collection
September 19th, 2012 1978-II Farewell Space Battleship Yamato Soldiers of Love Music Collection
September 19th, 2012 1978-III Farewell Space Battleship Yamato Soldiers of Love BGM Collection
September 19th, 2012 1978-IV Immortal Space Battleship Yamato New Disco Arrangement
November 21st, 2012 1979-I Space Battleship Yamato New Voyage Music Collection
November 21st, 2012 1980-I Forever Yamato Music Collection Part 1
November 21st, 2012 1980-II Forever Yamato Music Collection Part 2
January 23rd, 2013 1980-III Yamato Festival In Budokan Live 1980 (2 Disks)
January 23rd, 2013 1981-I Symphony Suite Space Battleship Yamato III
March 20th, 2013 1978-V Space Battleship Yamato 2 BGM Collection Part 1
March 20th, 2013 1978-VI Space Battleship Yamato 2 BGM Collection Part 2
March 20th, 2013 1979-II Space Battleship Yamato New Voyage BGM Collection
May 22nd, 2013 1980-IV Forever Yamato BGM Collection
July 24th, 2013 1982-II Yamato Rhapsody Guitar Version
July 24th, 2013 1982-III Yamato Rhapsody Piano Version
July 24th, 2013 1982-IV Yamato Rhapsody Violin Version
September 18th, 2013 1981-II Space Battleship Yamato III BGM Collection Part 1
September 18th, 2013 1981-III Space Battleship Yamato III BGM Collection Part 2 September 18th, 2013 1982-I Preview for the Final
November 2013 and beyond 1983-I Space Battleship Yamato Final Episode Music Collection Part 1
November 2013 and beyond 1983-II Space Battleship Yamato Final Episode Music Collection Part 2
November 2013 and beyond 1983-III Space Battleship Yamato Final Episode Music Collection Part 3
January 2014 and beyond 1983-IV Space Battleship Yamato Final Episode BGM Collection
January 2014 and beyond 1982-V DIGITAL TRIP Space Battleship Yamato ~Synthesizer, Fantasy
January 2014 and beyond 1983-V DIGITAL TRIP Space Battleship Yamato Final Episode ~Synthesizer, Fantasy
March 2014 and beyond 1984-I Symphonic Suite Space Battleship Yamato Live
March 2014 and beyond 1996-I Sound Fantasia Space Battleship Yamato (2 Disks)