MAWARU

MAWARU Vocals: 初音ミク (Hatsune Miku)Lyrics: KikuoComposed by: KikuoAlbum: きくおミク5 (Kikuo Miku 5) 【Official Site】Circle: Kikuo sound worksEvent: C93 Requested by: Cinnamon KittyWatch the official video on YouTube! If I had to translate the title, I’d go with something like ‘SPINNING.’ As expected from Kikuo a big focus of the lyrics is on how the words sound… Continue reading MAWARU

カラカラカラのカラ || Emptiness, Emptiness, Emptiness of Emptiness

カラカラカラのカラkara kara kara no karaEmptiness, Emptiness, Emptiness of Emptiness Vocals: 初音ミク (Hatsune Miku)Lyrics: KikuoComposed by: KikuoAlbum: きくおミク5 (Kikuo Miku 5) 【Official Site】Circle: Kikuo sound worksEvent: C93 Requested by: MimimomoWatch the official video on YouTube!Buy the album on Bandcamp! I saved this one till last because, well, it’s kind of like a ‘final boss’ song. So… much…… Continue reading カラカラカラのカラ || Emptiness, Emptiness, Emptiness of Emptiness

物をぱらぱら壊す || I Crumble Things Up

物をぱらぱら壊す mono o parapara kowasu I Crumble Things Up Vocals: 初音ミク (Hatsune Miku)Lyrics: KikuoComposed by: KikuoAlbum: きくおミク (Kikuo Miku ) 【Official Site】Circle: Kikuo sound worksRelease date: August 13, 2011 Requested by: TapewormWatch the official video here! ぱらぱら (parapara) runs through the song as a magic spell of sorts. I was tempted to go a step further… Continue reading 物をぱらぱら壊す || I Crumble Things Up

ららら螺旋のなか || La La La Inside a Helix

ららら螺旋のなか la la la rasen no naka La La La Inside a Helix Vocals: 初音ミク (Hatsune Miku)Lyrics: KikuoComposed by: KikuoAlbum: きくおミク5 (Kikuo Miku 5) 【Official Site】Circle: Kikuo sound worksEvent: C93 Requested by: SugarLampBuy the album on Bandcamp! I began listening to this song and had to a double-take – I’d heard it before! I had a… Continue reading ららら螺旋のなか || La La La Inside a Helix

セカセカ劇場 || A Restless Playhouse

セカセカ劇場 seka seka gekiba A Restless Playhouse Vocals: 花たん (Hanatan/YURiCA)Lyrics: KikuoComposed by: KikuoAlbum: 第一幕 (First Act) 【Official Site】Circle: Kikuo sound worksRelease Date: March 30, 2016 Requested by: JapoZero The interesting thing about this song is that it isn’t necessarily clear whether the clockwork is part of the speaker, or whether it’s something completely different. This song… Continue reading セカセカ劇場 || A Restless Playhouse

無限の時間を与えましょう || I Shall Grant You Eternity

無限の時間を与えましょう mugan no jikan o ataemashou I Shall Grant You Eternity Vocals: 初音ミク (Hatsune Miku)Lyrics: KikuoComposed by: KikuoAlbum: きくおミク4 (Kikuo Miku 4) 【Official Site】Circle: Kikuo sound worksEvent: C87 Requested by:uuuuuuuuuuuna!Buy the album on Bandcamp! This track really demonstrates how the ましょう (mashou) verb ending can mean both “I will –” and “let’s –“. Context is key… Continue reading 無限の時間を与えましょう || I Shall Grant You Eternity

朝さん 夜さん || Mr. Morning, Mr. Night

朝さん 夜さんasa-san yoru-sanMr. Morning, Mr. Night Vocals: 花たん (Hanatan/YURiCA)Lyrics: KikuoComposed by: KikuoAlbum: 第一幕 (First Act) 【Official Site】Circle: Kikuo sound worksRelease Date: March 30, 2016 Requested by: JapoZero It could also be ‘Mrs. Morning, Mrs. Night’ or even ‘Mrs. Morning, Mr. Night’, so feel free to go with whichever you prefer. I enjoy this song because it… Continue reading 朝さん 夜さん || Mr. Morning, Mr. Night

産声 || First Cry

産声ubugoeFirst Cry Vocals: 初音ミク (Hatsune Miku)Lyrics: KikuoComposed by: KikuoAlbum: きくおミク5 (Kikuo Miku 5) 【Official Site】Circle: Kikuo sound worksEvent: C93 Requested by: GiovanalcBuy the album on Bandcamp! この宇宙で息をする 声を出す 叫び声 kono uchuu de iki o suru koe o dasu sakebigoe In this universe, I breathe.I let out a scream. 産声こだまする 地平線へ消えてゆく ubugoe kodama suru chiheisen e kiete yuku… Continue reading 産声 || First Cry