Though no tour dates will be announced until 2011, one of Japan's most popular bands knows how to keep themselves busy and their fans appreciative.

According to their official MySpace blog L'Arc~en~Ciel will be releasing their latest single "BLESS" on January 27.  The song will serve as the theme song to the NHK broadcast of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.  A music video will be filmed for the release, and will be packaged with the special edition of the single.

In related news, band leader Tetsu will now be going under his full first name Tetsuya for both this and future side projects.

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