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Real Akiba Boys Anime Song Dance Performance Group: Combining Otaku Life With Street Dancing

Otaku come in all types. Some like to collect all the merchandise, some prefer to decorate their cars with their favorite anime, and some learn every dance from their favorite idol anime. Dancing is actually a popular pastime for many otaku; for example, one way for fans of otaku idol and anime songs to show […]

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After 10 years of secrecy, anime song duo ClariS finally take off their masks and show their faces

Reveal comes 10 years to the day after the group’s debut. One of the big changes in anime songs in the modern age is the rise of on-camera performances by singers. It is now a given that top talent will not only appear at fan events promoting individual anime, but also on tour and produce […]

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Anime music producer predicts 90-second anime song will end – Interest

Streaming could change the way opening anime themes are created Anime Music Producer Akihiro Tomita say that Netflix and online streaming will change the length of the opening and ending themes of the anime. At an “Anime Industry Cross-Talk” event in Shinjuku LOFT / PLUS ONE On September 9, Tomita shared her thoughts on the […]

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Should the new Japanese national anthem be an anime song?

Japanese anime fans list their suitors for a modern day Japanese national anthem. The current Japanese anthem, Kimigayo, has a long history, the lyrics dating back to a Heian period (794-1185) waka poem. Its ties to pre-war imperialism, however, mean it has its critics. Maybe it’s time for a change, something a little more in […]

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Stay tuned with anime song ratings on Anisong Station! | Music news

Trying to keep up with all those opening and ending themes from your favorite anime? Now you can stay tuned to the latest anime song charts at Anisong Station! This program will feature Top 10 charts of the latest anime songs as well as exclusive studio recordings, live performances and much more !! There are […]

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Japanese college has specialized anime song program, scholarships for international students

Even in the world of Japanese pop music, anime songs are their own special breed. Shamelessly sentimental, energetically explosive, or sometimes both, not everyone can grab a mic and sing a performance that will capture the hearts of legions of otaku, which is why Japanese music college just announced a brand new course, aimed at […]