Music

Star Wars gets an EDM-inspired album from legendary producer Rick Rubin

Aside from the amazing orchestral pieces from John Williams, Star Wars music is all pretty much the same in a sense that it’s all symphony-based. Just recently, we stumbled upon

Yes, there’s an acoustic cover of the Star Wars ‘Yub Nub’ Ewok Celebration song

Those who grew up with the original Star Wars trilogy will know of the “Yub Nub” song at the end of Return of the Jedi. It was a moment of

Listen to this moving Skyrim choir performance

The Greatest Video Game Music III: Choral Edition is now available on Spotify and features choral renditions of popular video game music like Skyrim, Portal, World of Warcraft, The Last of

Preview Hans Zimmer and Junkie XL’s new Batman v Superman track, ‘Men Are still Good’

Hans Zimmer and Junkie XL have released a 90-second sample track from the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice soundtrack. You can listen to “Men Are Still Good (The

Listen to Deadpool track, ‘Twelve Bullets,’ by Junkie XL

Tom Holkenborg, aka Junkie XL, has composed the score for last year’s Mad Max: Fury Road and Black Mass. He will also be co-composing with Hans Zimmer in the upcoming

Darth Vader parodies Adele’s ‘Hello’ with ‘I’m Tired of the Dark Side’

Darth Vader is a tragic figure who was seduced by the Dark Side. Deep down there’s hope that he would turn away from it all, and it wouldn’t be possible

Hatsune Miku to get her own subscription box in March

Vocaloid fans can look forward to a few exclusive items this March as bi-monthly box subscription service OMAKASE has teamed up with Crypton Future Media to release a Hatsune Miku-themed box. The mystery box

Star Wars theme goes metal

The Star Wars theme is on that is very well-known to fans of the franchise and other. Over the years, there has been many renditions of it as well in

Wagakki Band returns to US in March

Wagakki Band recently announced two US performances this coming March! They will be at the Irving Plaza in New York on March 14, and at the South by Southwest (SXSW)

1MORE MK801 Over-Ear Headphones with In-line microphone and remote (Red) review

With headphones, many customers select individual designs and styles from different companies for different reasons. 1MORE has created an ergonomic lightweight set with very a clear and crisp sound. Though

Star Wars: The Force Awakens… anime opening?!

Although there are many anime music videos created each year by fans, this particular fan-made music video is rather beautifully put together. By using clips from Star Wars: The Force

X Japan premieres documentary We Are X at Sundance Film Festival

X Japan, one of Japan’s most prolific and infamous heavy metal bands, premiered their documentary, We Are X , at the Sundance Film Festival as part of the World Cinema Documentary Competition.

Here’s a fun a capella cover of the X-Files theme

The X-Files is returning to Fox this weekend, and the team over at The Warp Zone has released an a capella cover of the X-Files theme. Check it out below.

Star Trek celebrates 50th anniversary with a concert tour starting this month

Get your phasers ready! In honor of this Star Trek’s 50th Anniversary, Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage will begin their 100-city North American concert tour in Fort Myers, Florida tomorrow,

Koda Kumi releases new 360-degree music video

Koda Kumi, famous for her theme songs for Final Fantasy X-II—“1000 no Kotoba” and “Real Emotion”—and the voice of Lenne, recently released an interactive 360-degree music video trailer from her

Listen to a snippet from Hans Zimmer/Junkie XL’s ‘Batman v Superman’ soundtrack

There is a lot of anticipation for Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, but there is an equal amount of anticipation for Hans Zimmer’s epic soundtrack. Today, WaterTower

New Vocaloid for SEKAI NO OWARI

New and upcoming popular indie band SEKAI NO OWARI will release its very own Vocaloid for download this January 28th (physical copy release date not yet announced) for 14,000 yen

20 highlights from 66th Kohaku Uta Gassen

From anime to Disney, to Star Wars and Vocaloid, this year was a definitely a year of surprises… not only for viewers but also the performers, as proven in one medley. 1.

66th Kohaku Uta Gassen features anime special

For the first time ever, Japan’s annual Kohaku Uta Gassen will premiere a special “Anime Kohaku” section! Kohaku Uta Gassen is Japan’s biggest and most popular show, taking place on

15 anime Christmas songs to add to your songlist

Christmas is here! With all the holiday celebrations, why not add some anime Christmas songs to your playlists? Here’s 12 non-traditional anime Christmas songs to consider adding to your music