Gundam song artists SKY-HI, May J. and BACK-ON will be performing at Gundam 40th Fes “LIVE-BEYOND”; a live music event held for two days to help celebrate the Mobile Suit Gundam 40th anniversary.
Rapper Sky-Hi(Mitsuhiro Hidaka) served as lyricist and performed the opening theme song “Diver’s High” for the 2018 series Gundam Build Divers.
BACK-ON have performed multiple theme songs for the Gundam franchise, including “Nibun no Ichi”and “wimp” from Gundam Build Fighters(2013), “Cerulean” for Gundam Build Fighters Try(2014), and “INFINITY” for the 2013 Playstation 3 video game Gundam Breaker.
May J. performed the second opening theme song for the 2014 Yoshiyuki Tomino directed series Gundam Reconguista in G, “Futari no Mahou”(Magic of Two).
Takanori Nishikawa, Hiroko Moriguchi, LUNA SEA, and Hiroyuki Sawano were previously announced to perform for the event.
Gundam 40th Fes “LIVE-BEYOND”will be held at Makuhari Messe Event Hall in Chiba, Tokyo with performances on Saturday, September 7th at 17:00 JST, and Sunday, September 8th at 16:00 JST. Tickets are priced at 9,800 yen.
Source: Official Gundam 40th Fes Website