Popular J-Pop singer hailing from Nico Nico Douga, Piko, released his Vocaloid concept album “Hitokoe -42701340-” on February 20, 2013. The limited pressing includes 6 songs while the limited edition includes 10; 5 songs originally sung by Vocaloid along with 4 bonus tracks for the limited edition, and 1 new song. And guess what, the one who produced that new song is none other than DECO*27!
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One of the most amusing and intriguing parts of the growing phenomenon of Vocaloid culture originating from Nico Nico Douga is the fact that the songs are all composed by the users of the software, regarded as “VocaP” (Vocaloid Producer). There are so many great, talented VocaP’s, each of them having their own way of using the famous voice synthesizer to produce masterpieces that captivated millions of people in Japan, and even around the world. In this post, I’m going to talk about one of my top four favorite Voca-Ps—besides supercell, DECO*27, and 40mP—all of which have influenced my music preference and my passion to be a musician myself until now: kz, or as most of us refer more often as “band” or “group”, livetune.
Continue reading Tell The World About Livetune: A Fresh Air of Out-of-the-Box, Colorful Music