Category: Music

Here’s where I’ll be discussing everything music, from catchy idol tracks, to Japanese alternative rock songs. Probably will mainly be Japanese-based but if I’m in the mood, there will be the possibility of some other culture to appear.

Weekly J-Song Roundup #4 – tofubeats, EARPHONES, frederic (and more!)

Hello hello! Welcome back to another Japanese song roundup, it’s almost surreal that I’ve maintained doing this segment weekly. I thought I’d be too lazy to continue by the third week, but the streak is now four weeks and hopefully it goes on for many more. But if you happen to be new to this ...

Weekly J-Song Roundup #3 – Uchida Maaya, MYTH & ROID, BRADIO (and more!)

Hello there, and welcome back to another J-Song roundup! If you’re new here, basically I give you a list of songs from various Japanese artists that I’ve listened to in the past week and believe are some solid choices for you to listen to. Some of these songs come from Spotify, YouTube, or other occurrences ...

Weekly J-Song Roundup #2 – miwa, LUCKY TAPES, i☆Ris (and more!)

Hello there! If you happened to miss it last week, I started a new segment on this blog where I gather a few songs from various Japanese artists and show you guys what some J-bands have to offer! Most of these recommendations are from the music streaming service Spotify, but there are some that I ...

Weekly J-Song Roundup #1 – UNCHAIN, Goose house, Kamishiraishi Mone (and more!)

School has started for me a few weeks ago, so you might not see much from me as of now. However since I’ve been dying to talk about Japanese music more on the blog, I’ve decided to do a weekly (?) segment, compiling a list of songs that I’ve discovered either from Spotify’s incredible recommendations, ...

AOA: The Only K-Pop Group I Really Know About

Despite me getting into the Japanese pop craze with idols and such, I never thought I would start listening to the way more popular and loved pop music of their next door neighbors, South Korea. Recently I’ve been seeing more and more foreigners, such as people here in the United States, become fans of various ...

Need Some More J-Music Suggestions?

About half a year ago, I wrote a post discussing about and suggesting some Japanese musical bands/artists that I’ve discovered over the time I’ve been an aniblogger and learning about the entertainment culture over there. Some derived from the anime I’ve watched, some were just bands I happen to find on Spotify or YouTube, but ...

Sotsugyouseisaku/卒業制作 by SHISHAMO [Album Review]

**if you’re reading on the WP reader, this post a lot looks better if you’re on my actual site, just sayin’ Hi there, it’s been a bit since I wrote a J-music album review, but in the meantime while I’m still working on my second installment of the “J-Music Exchange/Rate” segment Leap250 and I started ...

Uzu ni Naru/渦になる by Kinoko Teikoku [Album Review] | J-Music Exchange/Rate

Hi there, long time no see. As you may know from my last post, finals/exam week came and went and once I finished up my junior year of high school, I really wasn’t in the mood to write anything, thus I took another week off. However, I’m actually feeling guilty for not doing anything last ...

Familia by sumika [Album Review]

Alright so since MyAnimeList is down for maintenance for like a few more days or years or so, I really just can’t continue with a particular post I’m writing right now. Therefore, here’s a short album review in the meantime. However I’ll still have fun with this review, even though this could be considered “filler”. ...

A List of Great Openings + Endings from Anime I’ve Never Seen/Finished

I really like the music that anime presents to us. It can be catchy, emotional, soothing, intense and overall, fun to listen to. So when it comes to openings and endings (and even OSTs and insert songs), I always look forward to them, even if I’m half way or even 100 episodes into an anime ...