angela is a unit consisting of the vocalist atsuko and guitarist KATSU. They made their major debut with the opening theme song "Asu he no brilliant road" for the TV animation "Stellvia" in 2003.
The opening theme song of Knights of Sidonia "SIDONIA" released on May 21, 2014 and was awarded "Best Anime Song" at the 19th Animation Kobe Awards -- a remarkable accomplishment, after receiving the same award for their debut song.
The opening and ending theme song of the TV animation "Soukyuu no Fafner: Dead Aggressor - Exodus" ranked #7 on the Oricon weekly chart.
angela will be releasing the opening theme song "Kishi Koushinkyoku" for the TV animation "Knights of Sidonia Battle for Planet Nine" on April 29, 2015 and a new album "ONE WAY" on May 20th. In addition, they are planning a tour in early summer, including overseas performances.