Interview: Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Composer Akira Senju

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood has cemented its status as one of the most beloved and well-known anime fantasy epics to date, and the evocative music that accompanies its memorable scenes is undoubtedly an essential component of that success. With all 11 soundtracks across the Fullmetal Alchemist franchise now made available for the first time outside Japan, … Read more

How Composer MAYUKO Created Ranking of Kings’ Fantasy-Infused Score

Writer, composer, arranger and singer, Mayuko has been performing as a singer-songwriter since she was a student. As a composer, she created music for the drama The Full-Time Wife Escapistthe anime Cells at Work! and her latest soundtrack, available now from Milan Records, is all about capturing the magic of a fantasy world. We sat … Read more

Dragon Ball Z, Doraemon Composer Shunsuke Kikuchi Passes Away At 89

Gloom set all over the anime industry on 24 April 2021 after the loss of yet another legend. Shunsuke Kikuchi, a respected composer passed away at the age of 89. The first news of the composer’s death was reported by the Oricon News. Although Oricon News was the first to publicly report the news, it … Read more