Music Video Monday #47: Chasing Light Edition

This week I chose ‘Chase the Light’ by Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, or better known as the OP to Kaiji Season 2. I’m not the biggest fan of screaming music… or autotuning, but this isn’t too bad. I’ve gotten used to it while watching Kaiji’s second season (which by the way is a must watch for the year). I still find myself enjoying Kaiji’s 1st OP way more, but it’s nice to have a chance in pace in music. Fear and Loathing has also produced the new Hunter x Hunter ED, another show of the season I’ve yet to catch up on.

Anime OST: Death Note

Death Note’s soundtrack utilizes an extremely wide variety of sounds and instruments that accurately match every mood and tone needed within the show. Yoshihisa Hirano and Hideki Taniuchi use latin choirs, modern rock instruments, electric chiptune beats, and an incredible orchestra to create one of if not the most masterful soundtracks in anime history.

This particular soundtrack gave me a hard time in watering down to the most notable tracks, of course to my own judgment.

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