BUMP OF CHICKEN Special Interview Translation

Original: Oricon Style
Translator: Erin Grace

The release of BUMP OF CHICKEN’s 2 new singles in 2 consecutive weeks is certainly a special occasion.  Their long-loved music, which they’re continually making, is clearly distinct from today’s other short-lived selections.  The rock number “HAPPY,” with it’s full-throttle guitar, and “Mahou no Ryouri~Kimi kara Kimi he~,” endowed with fantastic breadth and featured on NHK’s “Minna no Uta.”  Although their styles are different, together they indicate wonderful work continuing on to a new horizon.

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