Get ready to celebrate 30 years of the pillows, the iconic band behind the music of FLCL! The trio is hosting a diner-themed pop-up museum in honor of the group. Get an early look at their art and merch after the jump!
Although they are probably best known among anime fans for their musical stylings for the FLCL series, the Japanese rock band known as The Pillows have been touring since 1989, and to celebrate their 30th anniversary, the group is trying their hand at another cinematic medium: dramatic, live-action theatrical film. Hit the jump to learn more.
FLCL wouldn't be the same without the music of The Pillows, and the show's return brought the band back for its themes. Now they've released a new MV for "Star overhead" and "Spiky Seeds," featuring anime moments and clips of their US tour. Check it out after the jump!
A new incredibly fitting key visual drawn by original FLCL character designer Yoshiuki Sadamoto leads off the news that Japan will get to see FLCL Alternative and Progressive a bit differently later this year.. Hit the jump for the visual and the promo.
Adult Swim announces a new US headlining tour for the pillows ahead of this weekend's premiere of FLCL2: Progressive.
The June 2 premiere of FLCL Progressive is right around the corner, but there's room for more behind the scenes fun in the meantime. Adult Swim's latest video focuses on the heart and soul of the FLCL series' sound: The music of The Pillows.
At their Anime Expo panel, Production I.G announced that both original character designer Yoshiyuki Sadamoto (plus a founding member of Gainax, and character designer on Evangelion, Nadia, .hack, Summer Wars) and theme song/soundtrack rock band The Pillows will be returning for the FLCL sequels. More after the jump.
J-rock band The Pillows are much loved for their contributions to the FLCL and BECK anime soundtracks. Now, the group has a new album slated for release later this month. Get a peep at the promo video for “Moondust” after the jump!
The celebration of the 25th anniversary of The Pillows, beloved to anime fans for their inclusion on the FLCL soundtrack, continues on February 26th with the release of "ROCK AND SYMPATHY -tribute to the pillows," a collection of song covers from the likes of WHITE ASH (Gatchaman Crowds), UNISON SQUARE GARDEN (Tiger & Bunny) and more. Get a preview after the jump.
The Pillows, beloved to anime fans for their inclusion on the FLCL soundtrack, are set to celebrate their 25th anniversary on September 16th with a single featuring "Happy Birthday" with other, unnamed song. Get a look at the preview after the jump.
Japanese rock band the pillows, most famous in the minds of anime fans for the unforgettable FLCL soundtrack, are releasing a new album on January 18. Take an early listen via the quick TV spot for Trial after the jump.
Japanese rock band the pillows, best known to anime fans from the soundtrack of FLCL, announced that they will follow December's release of the single "Energia" with a January 18th release of their new album, "TRIAL." More after the jump.
All it took to get the pillows' vocalist Yamanaka Sawo on board with the Sket Dance anime adaptation was a sly nod in Kenta Shinohara's original manga. In one of the chapters, fictional rockers The Sketchbook cover the pillows' "Funny Bunny" at a rock festival. As a result, the band will now be providing the ending theme with their latest song, "Comic Sonic."