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* BreakoutCharacter: All of the band's members

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* BasedonaDream: Yuuko said she wrote "Fuurin no Utautai" and "Tori no you ni" based from her dreams.
* BreakoutCharacter: All of the band's members members.



* ChildProdigy: Kurona joined a '''professional''' wadaiko group at age '''nine''', and Yuko has been trained in ''shigin'' (a way of reciting poems while chanting) since she was '''five''' years old.

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* ChildProdigy: Kurona joined a '''professional''' wadaiko group at age '''nine''', and Yuko has been trained in ''shigin'' (a way of reciting poems while chanting) since she was '''five''' years old.old, and classically trained pianist since she was '''three'''.



* SnowMeansLove: "Sasameyuki"



* WalkingShirtlessScene: Wasabi is nearly always shirtless in both music videos and live performances, so it's actually quite surprising to see him put one on with a light sweater in the ''Hangeki no Yaiba'' music video.

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* WalkingShirtlessScene: Wasabi is nearly always shirtless in both live performances and past music videos and live performances, videos. so it's actually quite surprising to see him put one on with a light sweater in the ''Hangeki no Yaiba'' music video.video.
**Downplayed since "Sasameyuki", as he stopped being shirtless in music videos.


* [[BreakoutCharacter Breakout Musician]]: All of the band's members

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* [[BreakoutCharacter Breakout Musician]]: BreakoutCharacter: All of the band's members



* EverythingsBetterWithSpinning: The band members sure love to spin around while performing, especially Kurona, Machiya and Yuko.
* FolkRock[=/=]FolkMetal - Certainly one of the few Japanese folk rock acts to rapidly gain recognition as of late.
* IncrediblyLongNote[=/=]OneWomanWail: Yuko ''loves'' pulling these off in both studio and live performance.

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* EverythingsBetterWithSpinning: The band members sure love to spin around while performing, especially Kurona, Machiya and Yuko.
* FolkRock[=/=]FolkMetal -
FolkRock: Certainly one of the few Japanese folk rock acts to rapidly gain recognition as of late.
* IncrediblyLongNote[=/=]OneWomanWail: GenreBusting: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2meWkWqc-I Fuck yes.]] To put it another way, performing a Youtube search will call up songs ranging from straight-ahead rock ("Kishikaisei"), to swing-tinged pop ("Synchronicity") to soaring power ballads ("Okinayu").
* IncrediblyLongNote:
Yuko ''loves'' pulling these off in both studio and live performance.



* NeoclassicalPunkZydecoRockabilly[=/=]GenreBusting: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2meWkWqc-I Fuck yes.]] To put it another way, performing a Youtube search will call up songs ranging from straight-ahead rock ("Kishikaisei"), to swing-tinged pop ("Synchronicity") to soaring power ballads ("Okinayu").

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* NeoclassicalPunkZydecoRockabilly[=/=]GenreBusting: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2meWkWqc-I Fuck yes.]] To put it another way, performing a Youtube search will call up songs ranging from straight-ahead rock ("Kishikaisei"), SpectacularSpinning: The band members sure love to swing-tinged pop ("Synchronicity") to soaring power ballads ("Okinayu").spin around while performing, especially Kurona, Machiya and Yuko.


Wagakki Band (literally translated, "traditional instrument band") is an eight-member Japanese FolkRock[=/=]FolkMetal musical ensemble. Despite their lack of mainstream success, the band, fronted by lead singer and songwriter Yuko Suzuhana, has gained significant popularity among fans of Japanese rock music for their exotic musical approach, which combines catchy vocals and a hard-edged rock/metal sound with traditional Japanese instrumentation; the band's lineup consists of a full rock setup and a full traditional Japanese ensemble playing as one large, perfectly balanced group. The band is also well-known for their colorful and dynamic image; all the band's members wear some form of traditional attire, and combine Kabuki-esque theatrics with wild and energetic showmanship typical of most contemporary rock/metal bands.

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Wagakki Band (literally translated, "traditional instrument band") is an eight-member Japanese FolkRock[=/=]FolkMetal musical ensemble. Despite their lack of mainstream success, the The band, fronted by lead singer and songwriter Yuko Suzuhana, has gained significant popularity among fans of Japanese rock music for their exotic musical approach, which combines catchy vocals and a hard-edged rock/metal sound with traditional Japanese instrumentation; the band's lineup consists of a full rock setup and a full traditional Japanese ensemble playing as one large, perfectly balanced group. The band is also well-known for their colorful and dynamic image; all the band's members wear some form of traditional attire, and combine Kabuki-esque theatrics with wild and energetic showmanship typical of most contemporary rock/metal bands.


You may know them for their covers/rearranges of Music/{{Vocaloid}} songs.

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You may know them for their covers/rearranges of Music/{{Vocaloid}} songs.
songs such as Senbonzakura or Tengaku - they even covered [[Music/{{Eurobeat}} Luka Luka✭Night Fever]]!


* ChildProdigy: Kurona joined a '''professional''' wadaiko group at age '''nine''', and Yuko has been trained in ''shigin'' - a way of reciting poems while chanting - since she was '''five''' years old.

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* ChildProdigy: Kurona joined a '''professional''' wadaiko group at age '''nine''', and Yuko has been trained in ''shigin'' - a (a way of reciting poems while chanting - chanting) since she was '''five''' years old.



* KimonoIsTraditional: In keeping with her fondness for traditonal Japanese music, Yuko wears some incredibly ornate ones in videos and during concerts.

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* KimonoIsTraditional: In keeping with her fondness for traditonal traditional Japanese music, Yuko wears some incredibly ornate ones in videos and during concerts.


Wagakki Band (literally translated, "traditional instrument band") is a eight-member Japanese FolkRock[=/=]FolkMetal musical ensemble. Despite their lack of mainstream success, the band, fronted by lead singer and songwriter Yuko Suzuhana, has gained significant popularity among fans of Japanese rock music for their exotic musical approach, which combines catchy vocals and a hard-edged rock/metal sound with traditional Japanese instrumentation; the band's lineup consists of a full rock setup and a full traditional Japanese ensemble playing as one large, perfectly balanced group. The band is also well-known for their colorful and dynamic image; all the band's members wear some form of traditional attire, and combine Kabuki-esque theatrics with wild and energetic showmanship typical of most contemporary rock/metal bands.

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Wagakki Band (literally translated, "traditional instrument band") is a an eight-member Japanese FolkRock[=/=]FolkMetal musical ensemble. Despite their lack of mainstream success, the band, fronted by lead singer and songwriter Yuko Suzuhana, has gained significant popularity among fans of Japanese rock music for their exotic musical approach, which combines catchy vocals and a hard-edged rock/metal sound with traditional Japanese instrumentation; the band's lineup consists of a full rock setup and a full traditional Japanese ensemble playing as one large, perfectly balanced group. The band is also well-known for their colorful and dynamic image; all the band's members wear some form of traditional attire, and combine Kabuki-esque theatrics with wild and energetic showmanship typical of most contemporary rock/metal bands.



* CostumePorn: All eight members typically wear outfits that are a fusion of traditional Japanese dress and modern Western-style clothing.

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* CostumePorn: All eight members typically wear outfits that are a fusion of traditional Japanese dress and with some modern Western-style clothing.touches.



* ViewerGenderConfusion: Given his attire, makeup and hairstyle, most people would probably be very surprised to learn that bassist Asa is, in fact, a guy.


Wagakki Band (literally translates to "traditional instrument band") is a seven-piece Japanese FolkRock[=/=]FolkMetal musical ensemble. Despite their lack of mainstream success, the band, fronted by cover vocalist and songwriter Yuko Suzuhana, has gained significant popularity among fans of Japanese rock music for their exotic musical approach, which combines catchy vocals and a hard-edged rock/metal sound with traditional Japanese music; the band's lineup even consists of a full rock setup and a full traditional Japanese ensemble playing as one large band. The band is also well-known for their colorful and dynamic image; all the band's members wear some form of traditional attire, and combine Kabuki-esque theatrics with wild and energetic showmanship typical of most contemporary rock/metal bands.

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Wagakki Band (literally translates to translated, "traditional instrument band") is a seven-piece eight-member Japanese FolkRock[=/=]FolkMetal musical ensemble. Despite their lack of mainstream success, the band, fronted by cover vocalist lead singer and songwriter Yuko Suzuhana, has gained significant popularity among fans of Japanese rock music for their exotic musical approach, which combines catchy vocals and a hard-edged rock/metal sound with traditional Japanese music; instrumentation; the band's lineup even consists of a full rock setup and a full traditional Japanese ensemble playing as one large band.large, perfectly balanced group. The band is also well-known for their colorful and dynamic image; all the band's members wear some form of traditional attire, and combine Kabuki-esque theatrics with wild and energetic showmanship typical of most contemporary rock/metal bands.


* Yuko Suzuhana - Vocals, arrangements
* Machiya - Guitar

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* Yuko Suzuhana - Vocals, Lead vocals, arrangements
* Machiya - GuitarGuitar, lead & backing vocals



* Daisuke Kaminaga - Shakuhachi
* Beni Ninagawa - Shamisen
* Kiyoshi Ibukuro - Koto
* Kurona - Percussion (Taiko)


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* Daisuke Kaminaga - Shakuhachi
Shakuhachi (end-blown wood flute)
* Beni Ninagawa - Shamisen
Shamisen (three-stringed long-necked instrument similar to a banjo)
* Kiyoshi Ibukuro - Koto
Koto (thirteen-stringed finger-plucked instrument somewhat akin to a dulcimer)
* Kurona - Percussion (Taiko)

Wadaiko (traditional Japanese drums)




* AllDrummersAreAnimals: Subverted: Wasabi and Kurona are known for their heavily synchronized, rapid-fire fills and extremely energetic playing style, but both members are highly proficient drummers who have earned a lot of rep prior to joining the band.
* AnimeHair: Wasabi and Kurona. Daisuke as well in their music video for ''Ikusa''.

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* AllDrummersAreAnimals: Subverted: Wasabi and Kurona are known for their heavily synchronized, rapid-fire fills and extremely energetic playing style, but both members are highly proficient drummers who have earned had a lot of rep prior to joining the band.
* AnimeHair: Wasabi and Kurona. Daisuke as well in their music video for ''Ikusa''.''Ikusa'', though he usually keeps his hair cut extremely short.



* ButNotTooForeign: Wasabi is Chinese.
* ChildProdigy: Kurona joined a professional wadaiko group at age '''nine''', and Yuko Suzuhana has been trained in shigin - a way of reciting poems while chanting - since she was '''five''' years old.

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* ButNotTooForeign: Wasabi is Chinese.
is the sole non-Japanese member of the band (he's Chinese).
* ChildProdigy: Kurona joined a professional '''professional''' wadaiko group at age '''nine''', and Yuko Suzuhana has been trained in shigin ''shigin'' - a way of reciting poems while chanting - since she was '''five''' years old.old.
* CostumePorn: All eight members typically wear outfits that are a fusion of traditional Japanese dress and modern Western-style clothing.



* EverythingsBetterWithSpinning: The band members sure love to spin around while performing, especially Kurona, Machiya and Yuko Suzuhana.

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* EverythingsBetterWithSpinning: The band members sure love to spin around while performing, especially Kurona, Machiya and Yuko Suzuhana.Yuko.



* IncrediblyLongNote[=/=]OneWomanWail: Yuko Suzuhana ''loves'' pulling these off in both studio and live performance.

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* IncrediblyLongNote[=/=]OneWomanWail: Yuko Suzuhana ''loves'' pulling these off in both studio and live performance.performance.
* KimonoIsTraditional: In keeping with her fondness for traditonal Japanese music, Yuko wears some incredibly ornate ones in videos and during concerts.



* NeoclassicalPunkZydecoRockabilly[=/=]GenreBusting: [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2meWkWqc-I Fuck yes.]]
* ViewerGenderConfusion: Given his attire, makeup and hairstyle, you'd probably be very surprised to learn that Asa is in fact, a man.

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* NeoclassicalPunkZydecoRockabilly[=/=]GenreBusting: [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2meWkWqc-I Fuck yes.]]
]] To put it another way, performing a Youtube search will call up songs ranging from straight-ahead rock ("Kishikaisei"), to swing-tinged pop ("Synchronicity") to soaring power ballads ("Okinayu").
* ViewerGenderConfusion: Given his attire, makeup and hairstyle, you'd most people would probably be very surprised to learn that bassist Asa is is, in fact, a man.guy.


* WidgetSeries
* XMeetsY: Literally, a J-rock band meets a Japanese folk music ensemble
** Or Music/{{Slipknot}} meets traditional instruments.

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* WidgetSeries
* XMeetsY: Literally, a J-rock band meets a Japanese folk music ensemble
** Or Music/{{Slipknot}} meets traditional instruments.
WidgetSeries


You may know them for their covers/rearranges of {{Vocaloid}} songs.

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You may know them for their covers/rearranges of {{Vocaloid}} Music/{{Vocaloid}} songs.



* CoverVersion: They have covered quite a lot of {{Vocaloid}} songs.

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* CoverVersion: They have covered quite a lot of {{Vocaloid}} Music/{{Vocaloid}} songs.


* ViewerGenderConfusion: Given his attire, makeup and hairstyle, many are very surprised to learn that Asa is in fact, a man.

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* ViewerGenderConfusion: Given his attire, makeup and hairstyle, many are you'd probably be very surprised to learn that Asa is in fact, a man.


* ViewerGenderConfusion: You'd probably be very surprised to learn that Asa is a man, not just due to his makeup and looks but also his hairstyle and crossdressing.

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* ViewerGenderConfusion: You'd probably be Given his attire, makeup and hairstyle, many are very surprised to learn that Asa is in fact, a man, not just due to his makeup and looks but also his hairstyle and crossdressing.man.


* Crossdresser[=/=]ViewerGenderConfusion: You'd probably be very surprised to learn that Asa is a man.



* ViewerGenderConfusion: You'd probably be very surprised to learn that Asa is a man, not just due to his makeup and looks but also his hairstyle and crossdressing.



** Or Music/{{Slipknot}} meets traditional instruments.

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** Or Music/{{Slipknot}} meets traditional instruments.

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* Crossdresser[=/=]ViewerGenderConfusion: You'd probably be very surprised to learn that Asa is a man.


* AnimeHair: Wasabi and Kurona. Daisuke as well in their music video for "Ikusa".

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* AnimeHair: Wasabi and Kurona. Daisuke as well in their music video for "Ikusa".''Ikusa''.

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