Music is something that I love without fault. There aren’t many things that bring me the same amount of joy and because of that, I find myself writing about it often. For my seventh installment in the 12 days of Anime, here is the list of my favorite Anime covers bands. Continue reading →
This year J-MUSIC Ensemble performs at LCAC again! We loved their performance the last 2 years and they’ll be gracing the main stage again. The live music they provide is one of the best qualities to their performances as well as the renditions anime and game theme songs we’ve grown up on. The nostalgia makes me love seeing J-MUSIC Ensemble perform. J-MUSIC Ensemble hits the stage Sunday, August 19th at 2:30pm, the last music performance right before the closing ceremony. Continue reading →
ALL OFF is a Japanese rock band based in Toyko. Known for their opening and ending themes for anime such as Mob Psycho 100 and Heavy Object. Founded in 2004, by vocalist so-hey and guitarist Yukio. Other members include Kossy (bassist), Gaku (second guitar) and drummer Otsuki who wasn’t in attendance. U of ROOKiEZ is PUNK’D filled in for him. Continue reading →
Over the years the anime opening and closing theme songs have changed. When I heard some of the songs, I had a complete flashback to my childhood. Some series changed their lyrics completely and others used a translated version of the song.
I’ve been a fan of Japanese Music since 2003. And while Anime Next had us running all over the Atlantic City Convention Center. One of the panels, I had the pleasure of sitting in on was (5 Years Of) Japanese Indie Music hosted by John Carroll.
It’s common amongst anime bloggers and or fans to critic a series storyline. Character design, animation and things of that nature. But when was the last time, you’ve seen someone address the OST? OST meaning Original Soundtrack. It’s a such a crucial part of the process. These songs can make or break a project in the same way the script and pacing does. The soundtrack effect the story progression just as much as other elements more commonly discussed. it’s sort of eerie that we as times ignore this completely.
The Asterplace performed at the Liberty City Anime Con 2016.
The Asterplace is a Anime Rock band from Tokyo based in New York City. They are known for covering popular anime theme songs such as, Asian Kung Fu Generation’s Haruka Kanata the opening theme song from Naruto.