2019年6月

[Song Review] Umi no Yurei (Ghost of the Sea) / Kenshi Yonezu “Children of the Sea” Main Theme

Even if it has not passed two weeks from reveal, this music video was played more than 18,000,000 times. That is a tremendous number. The long-awaited new song of Kenshi Yonezu is the main theme song of an animation movie “Children of the Sea”. The song called “Ghost of the Sea”. You can hear the song in the official MV↓ One of the first things I thought about it was that it was super difficult to sing with the pitch going up and down. Sadly I cannot sing on the original pitch.. With the song being the main theme of the movie, it became music that focused a lot on the singing itself and the orchestral sound. It is a magnificent yet beautiful ballad. In terms of sound, the piano and the strings are emphasized so as not to get in the way of vocals. It is really cinematic arrange. You can also hear sounds like dolphins call in the interlude. I felt like healing effect is there for taking with amazing Yonezu voice along with the dolphins crying. How to build Chorus is a word of style. The melodic and dramatic vocals of Yonezu Kenshi overflows like a waterfall […]