Live Nation Japan has announced that famed composer Joe Hisaishi, best known for his work on Studio Ghibli feature films will have a concert on his current Japanese tour made available via premium livestream worldwide on April 27th. Read on for the details.
Animate International revealed yesterday that four more vinyl records will be joining the Studio Ghibli Vinyl Records collection with remastered songs from Ponyo, The Wind Rises, and The Tale of Princess Kaguya, with new covers, commentary, and liner notes to help complete these releases. Check out the gorgeous covers after the jump!
The Studio Ghibli Museum in Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan is re-opening to the general public on September 05, 2020, and there's no time like the present to take another look at the landmark animated works of Hayao Miyazaki that have won critical acclaim and fan adulation all over the world. Hit the jump to join Tim Lyu and Crunchyroll's Anime Explained video essay series as they explore how Miyazaki uses music and sound in his films with a close examination of the classic 1984 animated environmental film, Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind.
The official website for the upcoming anime film adaptation of Level-5 (Yo-kai Watch, Professor Layton)'s fantasy RPG Ni no Kuni has posted a two-and-half minute footage introducing a flying ship's takeoff scene with one of its male protagonists, Yu (CV:Kento Yamazaki), and Princess Ayesha (Mei Nagano) on board. Watch the beautifully animated clip after the jump!
The official website for the forthcoming anime film adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's award-winning fantasy manga Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea has started streaming a 60-second new trailer introducing its main character voices and soundtrack music provided by internationally acclaimed composer Joe Hisaishi. Check out the clip filled with stunning visuals after the jump.
A 3 minute fan video from Vimeo user dono pays tribute to the work of Hayao Miyazaki by blending animation from Miyazaki and music from Joe Hisaishi with original 3DCG environments. Hit the jump to check it out.