Masashi Hamauzu live concert in Paris !

28 03 2011

Wayô Records has announced that Masashi Hamauzu, compositor of Final Fantasy XIII will be in Paris in May 22th for a live concert !

Ticket sales information and venue will be revealed soon.

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Interview: 13 Questions for Hamauzu Masashi (FFXIII)

26 09 2010

An interview of Final Fantasy XIII‘s composer, Masahi Hamauzu is available on 1UP.com

Masashi Hamauzu provides a handful of background details on the making of FFXIII’s score and its piano arrange album.

Follow the links below to read the interview in 4 languages.

Article:

http://www.1up.com/do/feature?cId=3181506 (English)

http://www.ffworld.com/?rub=ff13&page=interview_1up-sep10 (French)

http://www.jeriaska.com/?p=636 (Japanese)

http://www.gamesource.it/Articolo/287/13-domande-a-Masashi-Hamauzu-1.html (Italian)

(Final Fantasy XIII Piano Collections Regular Edition)

http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=SQEX-10196

http://www.yesasia.com/global/piano-collections-final-fantasy-xiii-japan-version/1022806369-0-0-0-en/info.html

Source: Jeriaska.com





Symphonic Fantasies music from Square Enix

3 09 2010

New video game compilation featuring the most famous composers from Square Enix: Hiroki Kikuta (Secret of Mana),  Yoko Shimomura (Parasite Eve, Kingdom Hearts, Final Fantasy Versus XIII) Nobuo Uematsu (Final Fantasy, Lost Odyssey) and Yasunori Mitsuda (Xenogears, Chrono Trigger).

The album was recorded with a symphonic orchestra in Germany in September 2009. It will includes 5 tracks and will be released on September 15th, 2010 in Japan.

Tracklist:

01: Fanfare Overture
02: Fantasy I: Kingdom Hearts
03: Fantasy II: Secret of Mana
04: Fantasy III: Chrono Trigger/Chrono Cross
05: Fantasy IV: Final Fantasy

(Symphonic Fantasies – music from Square Enix Regular Edition)

http://www.yesasia.com/global/symphonic-fantasies-music-from-square-enix-game-music-concert-japan/1022904613-0-0-0-en/info.html

Source: Square Enix Music Bookmark        and Share





Hatsune Miku Project DIVA 2nd released !

29 07 2010

The sequel to the PSP rhythm game Project DIVA, known as 「Hatsune Miku -Project DIVA- 2nd」, hit Japanese store shelves today !

(Hatsune Miku Project DIVA 2nd PSP)

http://www.yesasia.com/global/hatsune-miku-project-diva-2nd-japan-version/1022315321-0-0-0-en/info.html

Official Website

http://miku.sega.jp/pjd2/





Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty now available !

27 07 2010

Official Website

http://starcraft2.com/





Sunday’s VOCALOID: Yellow

4 07 2010

An original VOCALOID song selection.

New song from kz(livetune) featuring the new game from SEGA, Hatsune Miku Project DIVA 2nd coming this July in Japan.

This song will be also released as double-A side single including supercell -「Kocchi muite Baby」. The CD+DVD will come with a special box and collector cards.

Music: kz(livetune).
Lyrics : kz(livetune).
Vocal : Hatsune Miku.
Original Video: http://www.nicovideo.jp/watch/1278053029

(supercell / kz(livetune) -「Kocchi muite Baby/Yellow」Regular Edition)

http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=MHCL-1780

http://www.yesasia.com/global/kochi-muite-baby-yellow-single-dvd-normal-edition-japan-version/1022560733-0-0-0-en/info.html

(supercell / kz(livetune) -「Kocchi muite Baby/Yellow」Limited Edition)

http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=MHCL-1777

http://www.yesasia.com/global/kochi-muite-baby-yellow-single-dvd-first-press-limited-edition-japan/1022560531-0-0-0-en/info.html

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Final Fantasy XIII Piano Collections announced !

11 06 2010

Piano music collection CD release of hit game “Final Fantasy XIII.” Featured tracks are arranged by a composer of this game Masashi Hamauzu himself. Played by Aki Kuroda.

(Final Fantasy XIII Piano Collections Regular Edition)

http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=SQEX-10196

Source: SquareMusic Bookmark      and Share