Tag Archives: Japanese Vocal

September, 2016

  • 21 September

    VNN Interview With 1st PLACE’s CEO Murayama Kumiko!

    On August 27th, 1st PLACE had their first live concert in Shanghai, China. Our VNN Chinese staff, Para, Fran, and Funai, got the chance to attend this event. They were very honored to have the opportunity to interview the CEO of 1st PLACE, Murayama Kumiko. Special thanks to 1st PLACE …

  • 15 September

    Aoki Lapis Will be Kakegawa Pop Culture Summit 2016’s Mascot!

    We haven’t heard anything from Aoki Lapis, the VOCALOID produced by Studio Deen and Surfer’s Paradise under the name of “i-style Project” in cooperation with YAMAHA, for quite a long time. It looks like her development team, which has been inactive for some months now, announced on their blog that Lapis is …

  • 6 September

    Hatsune Miku VR: Future Live Site Update, Second and Third Stages Announced

    The Hatsune Miku: VR Future Live official site receives a major update today, detailing the game mechanics and announcing “2nd Stage” and “3rd Stage” to come. The “1st Stage” takes players into a Hatsune Miku virtual reality concert at front seats supported with 7.1 surround audio for a realistic experience, and features three …

August, 2016

  • 23 August

    “doriko BEST 2008-2016” Album Set to Release August 31st!

    VOCALOID producer doriko is releasing an album of nearly 30 of his hits from the past eight years! The album, which features thirty songs using Hatsune Miku, is set to release on August 31st and will have two different editions: one with and one without a DVD with bonus music videos. …

  • 21 August

    VNN Attending IA “PARTY A GOGO” Event in Shanghai, China

    Once again, VNN will be attending IA’s “PARTY A GOGO”! This time, however, we are going all the way to Shanghai, China, to cover the event. X-LIVE is holding an event featuring IA’s first live concert in Shanghai! (Not a live screening.) The event will take place on Saturday, August 27th …

July, 2016

  • 31 July

    Original Song Contest Announced for Otomachi Una’s Release!

    In order to celebrate the release of Otomachi Una, Internet Co. has announced a song contest. The contest starts on August 4th, 2016, (15:00 JST) and ends on September 5th (17:00 JST). Outstanding songs will be featured by VOCALOTRACKS and sold in Japan as well as other countries. They will …

  • 30 July

    VOCALOID Otomachi Una is Now Available on the VOCALOID English Shop!

    Yesterday, we wrote an article mentioning that Otomachi Una had been released in Japan, and we also mentioned it was not available on the English shop yet. However, it seems Yamaha got to work quickly and she can now be purchased via the English shop. Currently, she is only available …

  • 25 July

    New Demo Song for Otomachi Una

    With only five days left before the release of the VOCALOID Otomachi Una by Internet Co. and MTK, we now have a second demo song. This time the demo is done by くらげP, and unlike the last demo that showcased her softer voice, this demo gives us a rocking tune that is perfect for showcasing …

  • 8 July

    Otomachi Una Demo for Sugar and Spicy Revealed!

    We have recently announced that Sugar and Spicy weren’t two VOCALOIDs but two different voice banks for a single character named Otomachi Una. Now we’re happy to say that the first Otomachi Una demo is out! “Fantastic Night” by Ozashin is a cute pop song that features just Sugar and …

  • 4 July

    VOCALOID News Network Interview With Lia

    VOCALOID News Network had the chance to interview Lia, the voice provider of IA during Anime Expo. This interview was done by Cowfee, since as we previously mentioned, she would be attending Anime Expo for VNN. Cowfee: Hello, Lia! First off, let me just say that it is a great …