Monday, November 27, 2006

Episode Eight: Harold Sakuishi

We are taking a step back to where many anime's come from, Manga! We got a chance to speak to Beck "Manga-ka" (term for manga creator in Japanese) Harold Sakuishi.

Episode Eight: Harold Sakuishi from Tasayu Tasnaphun on Vimeo.
Beck was first published in 1999 by Kodansha and is distributed in the US by TOKYOPOP. The Anime BECK: Mongolian Chop Squad aired in in Japan in 2004 and has been licensed by Funimation in the US to be released in 2007 on DVD.
Links
Wiki Entry
Funimation site for US release
Music he mentions Rage Against the Machine, Led Zeppelin, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and hip hop artist Common.

Beck Fansite

Our thanks to AnimeNext, Harold Sakuishi, Kodansha Weekely, Midori Maejima for this interview.
Coming up next is part one or a two part interview with Rintaro!
Stay Tuned!

If I played guitar I'd be Jimmy Page, the girlies I like are... welll actually no, but we're being musical today.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

OOOHH!! I just saw this show on Much Music! Awesome!