15Nov2016
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Kiki’s Delivery Service and Your Heaven

  This is a very interesting article from akabaneouji that I decided to translate completely: -- Stockholm and Gotland have an atmosphere that resembles a set from Kiki’s Delivery Service. The colors and forms had a cute feeling. When I read that sentence I was surprised. Why Sweden? Why was Your Heaven born in Sweden? YUI said once that, surprisingly, she had listened

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07Nov2016
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YUI and Suga Shikao

  From PATiPATi June 2005, YUI talks about her interview with Suga Shikao at Bokura no Ongaku. Translation: Kikino Correction: Spring Ephemeral Original transcript: akabaneouji - By the way, in Osaka you did a TV recording for “Bokura no Ongaku” were you had a conversation with Suga Shikao, right? (Broadcasted on april 8th) Suga Shikao had a concert in Osaka and you met in

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27Oct2016
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Kikino
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Interviews
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YUI’s Workflow — Interview with Hisashi Kondo (2007)

  Apparently this is the first time Hisashi Kondo gives an interview regarding his work with YUI. It was published by Nikkei entertainment on June 2007. Original transcript by Akabaneouji -- The person who is in charge of the work is revealed. The person who makes the best of YUI’s flash. We heard the stories of music production behind the scenes from the person who

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24Oct2016
Author
Kikino
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Interviews
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The story behind CHE.R.RY — B-PASS April 2007

  I'm sure many people know this story, but now if someone ask you "Where did you hear that?" you will have a proper source.. xD This is an excerpt from an interview published by B-PASS on April 2007 regarding the release of CHE.R.RY Translated from Akabaneouji -- If i’m not mistaken, I made this song when I was also doing the second verse of another song. At that time, I

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yui Diary (2016.10.20) — New single!

  New Single! Good evening, it’s yui. Everyone, are you all alright? I wasn’t able to update the blog for a good while, but I’m very happy that I could release the first single “Takaramono” At first, the bandmembers and I discussed about making a rock song with an uptempo beat, but in the end we decided to release “Takaramono” The autumn atmosphere is taking over

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11Oct2016
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Gotchi and Friends Take a Trip to Sweden

  Tessie-san, momochi and other fans from Japan invited Gotchi from YL on a trip to Sweden to follow YUI's steps when she went there on 2010. Enjoy the pics! Visiting Central Station in Stockholm, Sweden. Going through the Old Town - Gamla Stan   View from the highest natural point in Stockholm There was snow during our one day

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