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bambooXZX's personal blog, mostly dedicated to song lyrics translation from Japanese to English.


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Kekkai Sensen – Sugar Song to Bitter Step

UNISON SQUARE GARDEN, Kekkai Sensen ED

Sugar Song and Bitter Step
Lyrics: Tabuchi Tomoya
Composition: Tabuchi Tomoya
Arrangement: UNISON SQUARE GARDEN

I’ve grown so used to this supernatural-disaster-level madness that I mistake this daily life for peace.
As this rambling coaster jolts me to and fro, what’s the thing that I can’t lose sight of?

Swallowed by the concept of egalitarian fundamentalism, it feels like even my heart is pushed into et cetera.
I hate you, I love you – you need to say these things clearly, or you’re no different from a doll.

In the crowds of people moving through the night’s city streets, some seem happy and others seem lonely.
The contrast skips around all over the music staff, and turns into song and rhythm!

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Kekkai Sensen (BUMP OF CHICKEN) – Hello,world!

BUMP OF CHICKEN, Kekkai Sensen OP

Don’t really know a way to update TV-size posts to full size in exactly the way I want, so I’m just going to make a new post. Also using WordPress’s new editor, just to shake things up.

My favorite anime opening of the season so far.

Hello,world!
Lyrics / Composition: Fujiwara Motoo
Arrangement: BUMP OF CHICKEN & MOR
Performance: BUMP OF CHICKEN

When the gates open, it’s a twisted midday night.
How did I get back yesterday? The only certainty is my body.
Good morning. From here, I’ll go back to being lost,
Going through this this familiar unknown landscape.

Just when I think it’s all over for me, it turns out I can do just fine,
Good enough to keep myself from dying – in a way, it’s kind of embarrassing.
Even if I forget what I have to do, I can figure it out,
Because if I don’t, it gets so painful for me.

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