The Tokyo Roppongi Hills Miku Cafe to host special music event

2013-05-14 12:47:07 by andy

A special music event titled Message From Sky will be held at the miku cafe, a limited time cafe opened until June 16th on the top of the Roppongi Hills Tower in Tokyo. The event will be held May 31st from 21:00 to 29:00 (JPN time) and will feature Vocaloid artists and dancers popular on the niconico video website. The miku cafe area will feature DJ and dancer performances, and the followin...


Additional performances of the Symphony Ihatov featuring Hatsune Miku announced

2013-05-02 08:49:05 by andy

Additional performances of the Symphony Ihatov, featuring Hatsune Miku as the soloist, have been announced.   The Symphony Ihatov was composed by Isao Tomita, world renowned composer and synthesizer artist. The Symphony Ihatov is an expression of the "psychadelic" and colorful worlds inspired in Tomita by the writings of poet and children's book author Miyazawa Kenji. The Symphony b...


YouTube Japan to hold a YouTube MUSIC WEEK event

2013-04-25 10:17:55 by andy

The YouTube Japan channel has announced a "YouTube MUSIC WEEK," which will be held from April 27th to May 6th. The event will be a celebration of online music videos and music content, with live streamed music programming and live concerts as well as limited releases of live concert footage. For the Vocaloid fans, the artist livetune will be hosting a music show on May 4th.   ...


Vocaloid producers take part in Yuyushiki anime songs

2013-04-24 11:19:03 by andy

The new record single released for TV anime Yuyushiki on April 17th revealed that multiple Vocaloid producers had taken part in composition and production.   The opening song was created by the popular Vocaloid producer Fuwari-P, while a variety of artists such as 164, azuma, Deadball-P, Asha, add9, DJ UTO and Ryu☆ took part in the arrangement of bonus tracks. A version of the song su...


Kenshi Yonezu's new single "Santamaria" to be released in May

2013-04-05 04:03:06 by andy

The musician Yonezu Kenshi (also known as the vocaloid producer Hachi) will be releasing his first single Santamaria (サンタマリア) on May 29th.     About one year ago, Kenshi's first album, diorama, hit 6th on the Oricon newcomers weekly ranking. For diorama, Kenshi created everything himself; lyrics, composition, recording, illustration and images were all his own work.  ...


Amazing music group with their own take on radiopop!

2012-10-29 14:00:38 by andy

ThePianoGuys take it to the next level with their musical arrangements of modern songs!   A Piano and Cello version of David Guetta's "Titanium"   1 Piano, 5 Guys playing Coldplay's "What Makes You Beautiful"   Coldplay's "Paradise" with an African twist   And their own version of the classic Pachabel's Canon   Take a look at t...