Wagakki Band is a 8-memnber Japanese rock band featuring wagakki (traditional Japanese musical instruments) such as koto, shamisen, shakuhachi, and wadaiko. They are especially known for their vocaloid cover songs. Their cover version of "Senbonzakura" (originally sung by Hatsune Miku) has been viewed more than 10 million times on YouTube since this January.
Following their 1st album "Vocalo Zanmai" in April, avex will release their first live DVD/Blu-ray "Vocalo Zanmai Dai Ensoukai" in Japan on November 26. The performance was filmed at Akasaka Blitz in Tokyo on August 27. The record company has posted a 9-minute trailer for the live DVD/Blu-ray to preview their live performance of popular vocaloid songs including "Rokuchounen to Ichiya Monogatari" (IA), "Iroha Uta" (Kagamine Rin), "Tsuki Kage Mai Ka" (Hatsune Miku), "Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl" (Hatsune Miku, GUMI), "Shinkai Shoujo" (Hatsune Miku), "Yoshiwara Lament" (Meiko), "Chikyuu Saigo
no Kokuhaku wo" (GUMI), "Setsuna Trip" (GUMI), "Tengaku" (Kagamine Rin), "Hanabi" (Kagamine Rin),
and of course, "Senbonzakura" (Hatsune Miku) .
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