Bass Magazine special – Listen to these albums during the Bass Day!

This is part of a special feature on November 2018’s issue of Bass Magazine. November 11 is Bass Day and 50 professional bassists from the Japanese music scene have been asked about their favourite albums for the bass. Below it’s a translation of Comp’s part! ————— Comp’s favourite record“Travelling Without Moving” Jamiroquai This album is […]

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BUTAOTOME’s unimportant trivia

While I was cleaning my Dropbox, I found a txt I saved years ago with some random trivia listed. I decided to translate them because yes! These are just random personal information about the four BUTAOTOME members. They were tweeted by the official twitter account (@butaotome) in 2013 with the tag 【豚乙女どーでもいい豆知識】. You can read […]

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Ranko’s blog post [14/05/2018]

A translation of Ranko’s blog post in the fanclub, more specifically the part where she talks about the lyrics she wrote for Daihinmin and Majotachi no Ongakushitsu. I’ll probably revise them once I get the albums! ———– First of all, here is the first release. Track 2 “Sono Saki no Oku” The Grimoire of Alice […]

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Trauma Recorder – review from Bass Magazine

I finally got my magazines yesterday! So, here is a translation of the Trauma Recorder review from December 2017’s issue of Bass Magazine. Obviously, it focuses more on the bass! ————— avex traxAVCD-93762Now on sale – 1500 yen – 6 tracks[Comp (bass, etc.)] Ranko (vocals), Paprika (piano, keyboard, etc.), othersBass satisfactory rate: 4 stars out […]

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Ranko’s blog post [26/12/2017]

A (partial) translation of Ranko’s blog post in the fanclub, where she talks about the lyrics she wrote for Ayakashi Yokochou and also comments the album overall. I generally don’t post stuff about blog posts in the fanclub because they are mostly personal talks: I can understand Butamembers prefer if only fans (and not random […]

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[WIP] BUTAOTOME Fanbook’s special symposium

Better late than never, I guess…? I have transcribed this whole thing since too much time. I’ll post translated parts in a random order from time to time. Who is Matsukoi Sugie? Writer, book reviewer. Mainly focuses on reviews of mystery novels. Big fan of Touhou Project, he publishes doujinshi under the circle “Waki Miko […]

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Interview from Touhou Denshi Yuugi – Zusetsu [31/03/2017]

This is a mail interview that comes from that Dengeki magazine released a month ago. It’s short and also Touhou-centered. Thanks to a couple of dear friends who helped me in translating some parts! —————— When did you start your activity as music circle? In november 2009 all the current members were gathered, and we […]

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