Ippo’s “Yuuzora no Kami Hikouki” Transports Me Back to My Childhood

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE < Day 29 | Day 01 > Day 30:  A Song That You Haven’t Listened to in Awhile A song that I haven’t listened to in awhile is the 1st ending theme song of one of my favourite sports anime Hajime no Ippo.  It’s called Yuuzora no Kami Hikouki (夕空 の 紙飛行機 / Evening Sky’s Paper Airplane) […]

OnoD’s “Amaoto” is Stuck in My Head

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE < Day 28 | Day 30 > Day 29:  A Song Currently Stuck in Your Head A song that’s currently stuck in my head is Amaoto (雨音 / Sound of Rainfall) by seiyuu Ono Daisuke (小野大輔).  This song has been featured numerous times in many of my episode translations of the Japanese radio show Dear Girl ~Stories~ hosted […]

DRRR’s “Complication” Reminds Me of My Ex

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE < Day 27 | Day 29 > Day 28:  A Song That Reminds You of Your Boyfriend/Girlfriend (if you don’t have one, make one up) Ahahaha!  This challenge seriously cracks me up.  “If you don’t have a bf/gf, make one up.”  Anyway, I’m happily single at the moment but for the sake of today’s song […]

Kids (& I) React to PONPONPON by Kyary Pamyu Pamyu

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE < Day 26 | Day 28 > Day 27:  A Song You Make Fun of I’m a nice person—AHEM, AHEM—so I don’t really like making fun of songs. . .maybe?  Okay, fine.  So I make fun of some songs.  What’s wrong with that?  Anyway, I featured CANDY CANDY by Kyary Pamyu Pamyu before, saying that the song is not […]

Break into Awesomeness with BREAK IN2 THE NITE by m.o.v.e.

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE < Day 25 | Day 27 > Day 26:  A Song by Your Favourite Band I don’t have a favourite band per se, but the closest one is perhaps Japanese electronic band m.o.v.e. which I featured before in a previous post titled “NOIZY TRIBE by m.o.v.e. Makes Answering a Call Cool & Bad-ass”.  I discovered this band […]

Sing of the “Goodbye Days” with YUI

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE < Day 24 | Day 26 > Day 25:  An Acoustic Song You Love Goodbye Days by YUI is a song that I just love listening to in acoustic.  It was the theme song of the Japanese romantic-tragic film Taiyou no Uta (タイヨウのうた / Song of the Sun).  This is one of my favourite Japanese movies!  Made me sob so […]