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Celebrate Ten Years Of Hatsune Miku

Hard to believe but that blue haired vocaloid, Hatsune Miku, has been around for ten years already. I know, where has the time gone? To commemorate the occasion, Exit Tunes will be releasing a limited edition four disc album called “Vocalohistory feat. Hatsune Miku”. The CD will come absolutely jam packed with 60 tracks ranging from halyosy, Mitchie […]

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Anime Japan Music

Yuri On Ice Theme Performed On A Koto

You might be wondering what a koto is after reading the heading to this post. A koto is a traditional string instrument from Japan that has quite a distinct sound and is recognisable as the national instrument of Japan. Koto player, Kazushi Okimasa, recently put together this clip showing his rendition to the opening of hit […]

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Events Music

Babymetal Line Up Tour With Guns N’ Roses

Those damn cute trio of girls that make up J-Rock/J-Pop group, BABYMETAL, have been very hard at work in 2016. They’ve had many appearances at music festivals around the world and had numerous visits to TV shows all in the name of promotion and spreading the BABYMETAL message. 2017 looks set to be even bigger […]

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Anime Movies Music

LiSA Returns To Sword Art Online

Fans of Sword Art Online will no doubt be familiar with the OP from the first 14 episodes in the first season, “Crossing Field” by LiSA. If you somehow missed it and kept skipping past it to get to the show, I’ve included the awesome track below: https://youtu.be/vl5mPJqWyck What’s even better is the recent announcement that […]

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Events Japan Music People

Japan’s SIRO-A To Tour Australia For The First Time

SIRO-A A mind-blowing futuristic theatrical experience from Japan The multi-award winning Japanese phenomenon, SIRO-A, will bring their theatrical spectacular to Australia for the first time and exclusively at The Concourse from 10th to 22nd January 2017. SIRO-A are renowned for their mind-blowing performances combining visual effects, mime, dance, comedy, puppetry and high-energy music in a […]

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Events Music

IA Vocaloid Coming to SMASH! 2016

SMASH! have just dropped a massive bit of news, vocaloid superstar IA will be making an appearance at this year’s event! Here’s the press release with the amazing news. INTERNATIONAL VOCALOID POPSTAR, IA, TO MAKE HER AUSTRALIAN DEBUT AT SMASH! 2016 Sydney, NSW, July 29th, 2016: Get ready to party — Australia’s #1 Japanese pop-culture […]

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Anime Music

Jason Paige Still Has It

Some of you may be wondering who Jason Paige is after reading the heading. Jason is the man behind the voice to the opening theme track to the US version of the Pokemon show. That was a while ago, 18 years ago in fact. Due to the recent surge in popularity of Pokemon, no doubt due […]

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Music

Babymetal Reacts To Youtubers Reacting To Babymetal

I love BABYMETAL, those trio of J-Metal/Pop girls are awesome and I love their sound. Some people are new to their sound and image as seen below. This is from YouTube channel Fine Brothers Entertainment who are known for their “People Reacting To…” clips. This clip shows Su-Metal, Moametal and Yuimetal watching YouTubers reacting to […]

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Events Music

Hatsune Miku Symphony Headed For Tokyo

Two things I love coming together puts a smile on my face, Hatsune Miku and classical music. In a special one off event for just one night, the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra and Crypton Future Media are coming together on August 26, 2016. The blue haired Vocaloid will be providing the vocals while backing music will […]

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Games Music

BABYMETAL Joins Super Mario Maker

This one’s a bit old now plus I had a few people tag me on Facebook about this so yeah, I’ll write it up! I’m a fan of the J-Pop x Metal trio, BABYMETAL. If you’ve been living under a rock and never heard of them, here’s a clip of a recent hit, KARATE. Anyways, […]