Category: Music

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba OP song takes #1 spot for two weeks again!!

The “Mugen Train” is not slowing down! LiSA’s 15th single, “Gurenge” tops Japanese digital Billboard Charts for two weeks in row for the second time with over 22,000 downloads. The first time this happened was in May 2019 where the song reigned at #1 for two consecutive weeks following its digital release on April 22, …

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Japanese VA/Singer Aya Uchida to stream 3 hour concert on YouTube!!

Hey, what’s up, J1 Fans! Here’s a little something for all you fans of Japanese artists. VA/Singer Aya Uchida’s YouTube channel has announced that they will be streaming the 3-hour long “AYA UCHIDA LIVE TOUR 2017 ICECREAM GIRL” for free beginning April 25. This move follows the no-audience “-decorate your life-” concert last month. Like …

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Violinist Ayako Ishikawa new album “Anime Classic 2” digital release is available NOW!!

Internationally acclaimed Japanese violinist Ayako Ishikawa newest album “ANIME CLASSIC 2” was launched digitally via major download/streaming platforms, including APPLE MUSIC, Amazon Music, Spotify, iTunes, and LINEMUSIC April 15, 2020. It is the follow up to the well received 2015 album “ANIME CLASSIC.” The new album covers popular anime songs such as such as “unravel” …

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Metal artist LittleVMills epic cover of “Taste the Blood”!!

Whoo! What’s up, J1 Fans? DevilDriver1313 here and Happy Leap Year to you all! Well, it is no secret that I am a Devil May Cry fan and I am about to share something that makes may heart happy. Check out this amazing metal cover of the battle music Taste the Blood from Devil May …

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Download the FREE Sonic The Hedgehog Remix EP, “Badnik Beats”!

With the excitement of the Sonic The Hedgehog movie in full effect, Ray Riley aka Shinigami, the head of the J1 Studios Sound Team has put together another album based on the music from the Sonic the Hedgehog game series. The album art was done by Jason Richardson. Side Note: Ray Riley is one half …

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Demon Slayer OP theme, “Gurenge” by LiSA, dominates Billboard Japan’s anime charts again!

Demon Slayer has no doubt become the break out hit anime series of 2019 and showing no signs of slowing down. Billboard Japan reports that the opening theme song for Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, “Gurenge” by LiSA, has once again topped their “JAPAN Hot Animation” charts for four consecutive weeks. The song is the …

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“Toss a coin to your Witcher” is a viral hit!!

Netflix’s The Witcher series has its own “Law of Surprise” with Jaskier’s song, “Toss a Coin to your Witcher” going viral. The little dilly sung at the end of the show’s second episode has been covered in various styles and seems to be a hit with metal music artists. Check out the various versions of …

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Hatsune Miku, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu to perform with Rage Against the Machine at Coachella Music Fest

This year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival will feature Japanese acts Kyary Pamyu Pamyu and Hatsune Miku performing alongside U.S. bands such as Rage Against the Machine. The event’s official website posted the full list on Friday. Renowned virtual pop star Hatsune Miku will perform on April 10 and 17 while Kyary Pamyu Pamyu …

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Listen to a new Miku in the new year!!

A new year is coming and so is a new Miku! PiaPro is preparing to release a new vocal sound for everyone’s favorite virtual idol Hatsune Miku. The new upgrade, dubbed “Hatsune Miku NT”, will boast better sound and simpler programming to give Miku a higher quality voice. Listen to a sample of the new …

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Hatsune Miku Project DIVA Mega Mix coming to the West on Switch

Sega announced Hatsune Miku Project DIVA Mega Mix will be coming to the West for Nintendo Switch in 2020. The game will launch in Japan on February 13 in Japan. It marks the 10th anniversary of the rhythm game series featuring everyone’s favorite virtual idol. The game will include 101 songs including previously released track …

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