4 artists have been brought on to participate in the anime series Gundam's 40th anniversary project "Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin - Eve of the Red Comet".
GLIM SPANKY, miwa, Wednesday Campanella's KOM_I, and BiSH's AiNA THE END will all be providing ending theme music for the series.
A cover of "Meguriai", originally used in the 1982 film "Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space", will be performed by GLIM SPANKY as the new series' first ending theme song. The rest of the ending theme songs will be revealed at a later time.
LUNA SEA will be providing the opening theme music for the series. The first theme song will be "Sora no Uta ~Higher and Higher~", and 2 others have been recorded as well.
Band member SUGIZO, who is also a member of X JAPAN, serves as the music producer for the series.
"Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin - Eve of the Red Comet" will be a 13 episode recompilation of the "Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin" series of six theatrically-released OVAs. The series begins airing on NHK on April 29.