40mP feat. Hatsune Miku & GUMI – Smile again

40mP has finally released another new work, and this time featuring both Miku and GUMI!

Smile again

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All Alone With You: EGOIST’s Fourth Single for PSYCHO-PASS’ New Theme

All Alone With You

Another news came flying from EGOIST staff’s official Twitter account.

Yep, this news is really about EGOIST’s upcoming new single, which serves as the ending theme song of noitaminA’s currently-airing sci-fi mystery anime “PSYCHO-PASS“, replacing “Namae no Nai Kaibutsu” for the second cour of the show. The song, as some of you have known, was aired at an online broadcast of PSYCHO-PASS in Nico Nico Douga. The single cover’s done by redjuice as usual. I’ve added the lyrics of the TV size version below. The full lyrics for both Romaji and English are available in the newer post.

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Sako Tomohisa Releases Fifth Single for Zetsuen no Tempest’s Theme

Familiar with the currently-airing anime “Zetsuen no Tempest“? Or maybe you are fond of Sako Tomohisa—also known as ShounenT, a famous utaite (Nico Nico Douga singer) who has been well-received in terms of his recent major career? Well, you might want to check out the news below.

Sako Tomohisa's 5th single

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Tell The World About Livetune: A Fresh Air of Out-of-the-Box, Colorful Music

Tell Your World About Livetune

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.

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