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YUI – again PV (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood OP1)

 

As many of you may know, popular singer and guitarist YUI performs the opening song for the new Fullmetal Alchemist series. It’s a pretty good song, full of energy, and the full version of it has been floating around the internet for a few weeks now. The PV for it finally aired yesterday, and while it’s not a very exciting video since the majority of it is just shots of her performing the song with a band, it does showcase her instrumental and vocal talents. It’s probably worth a watch if you like the song. If you’re looking for more, FujiTV’s Mezamashi TV also aired a segment a couple of days ago about the PV, and you can find that download here (thanks to yuistalker for the link).

The single for again comes out June 3rd, 2009.

April 24, 2009 at 7:48 pm
34 comments »
  • April 24, 2009 at 7:59 pmayasawada

    Love this song :) Just pre-ordered it yesterday. It’s so appropriate for the OP. Looking forward to hearing the Yui-written Stereopony single too.

  • April 24, 2009 at 8:09 pmMaka

    YUI FTW.

  • April 24, 2009 at 8:24 pmDringala

    Just a great song! Luv it in the FMA OP =)
    OP > ED

  • April 24, 2009 at 8:28 pmMeery

    No MIO FTW…oh, wait.
    It’s a cool song, I like it; but I think this video, much like FMAs OP, while being well made, is a tad over on the unexciting/slow-paced side for me.

  • April 24, 2009 at 8:48 pmZange

    Great Song D:

  • April 24, 2009 at 8:52 pmka

    I love this song too :)
    I love it when Yui sings fast.

  • April 24, 2009 at 8:57 pmMaimDaifuku

    Awesome!!!!!!!!

  • April 24, 2009 at 10:43 pmKaioshin Sama

    This is basically one of two standards for JMV’s, the other being utter bizareness.

  • April 24, 2009 at 10:45 pmAmatsu

    lol Did the author did this on purpose?? YUI a guitarist and Yui, who is also a guitarist in k-on.

  • April 24, 2009 at 11:44 pmHugo

    Awesome song!
    I luv all FM’s Ops, since last anime version, and this new one doesnt disappoint in any aspect!

  • April 24, 2009 at 11:45 pmnutsy

    YUI!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • April 25, 2009 at 12:59 amhelen

    beautiful

    Amatsu: thought of the same thing

  • April 25, 2009 at 3:49 amUnknown Voice

    @Amatsu

    I doubt that the authors of k-on could even spell the word “purpose”, or think, for that matter.

    So no, most likely they just took a random name for their random lolpedocomedy show.

  • April 25, 2009 at 3:59 amphiyo

    Being a YUI fan, of course I love this song and FMA!

  • April 25, 2009 at 5:55 amRoy Mustang

    PUNI! PUNI!

  • April 25, 2009 at 5:56 amRoy Mustang

    She needs to give up the guitar and switch to castanets.

  • April 25, 2009 at 6:09 amSoulstrider

    Am I the only one who dislikes her music?

  • April 25, 2009 at 7:40 amsipher27

    She is quickly becoming the avril lavigne of japan

  • April 25, 2009 at 10:01 amcsira16

    This song makes me love YUI again. The song is great, but I don’t think it’s FMA worthy. I’m still a fan of Asian Kungfu Generation’s Rewrite (FMA first series’ third opening).

    @sipher27

    If anything, TommyHeavenly6 is the Avril Lavigne of Japan. YUI’s more like the Michelle Branch of Japan. That’s who inspired her, after all.

  • April 25, 2009 at 11:51 amLydel90

    I think the song sucks but I loved her other songs.

  • April 25, 2009 at 4:02 pmscherzo

    She’s not a great performer or singer, she’s okay; the OP happens to have caught my ears for awhile. It has a good catchiness and energy. I really like the song. ^^

    k-on… what

    how does a show exploiting wannabe-otaku for their notoriously easy-to-please tastes with a sucky 4-girls-in-a-band slice of life comedy have anything to do with FMA and this singer? Oh, the main character in k-on, she plays a guitar? She’s cute? Oh. Her name’s Yui, too? Oh wow, let me get my jaw off the floor at this revelation and start to make some hilarious references to this.

  • April 27, 2009 at 5:18 pmGundam 00

    i like this… it think it’s pretty awesome
    The drummer is crazy with head movements imma lovin it

  • April 27, 2009 at 5:24 pmvin-nii

    for anyone that cares. It comes out early June (i think 6th)

  • April 27, 2009 at 6:37 pmVeester

    I love YUI, really do. No lie at all. However, does anyone else think she got voice lessons during that hiatus? She sounds better vocally now… like… it’s just better. The song still needs to grow more on me before I fully fangirl over it (like most of her other music) but I like it :D

  • April 28, 2009 at 11:16 pmnagi

    I love this song!!
    awesomeness!!

  • April 29, 2009 at 6:25 amUnknown

    Rewrite is first FMA’s 4th OP @_@

  • May 8, 2009 at 3:52 pmasianworldmusic

  • May 10, 2009 at 7:53 amSinta

    love this song….

  • May 20, 2009 at 6:30 ameverlastingYUI

    YUI i love her !!!!!!!! I LOVE YUI’S SONGS TOO!
    *big fan

  • June 1, 2009 at 11:41 pmHineko09

    I absolutely love this song. Yui is totall awesome! I wish I could find her music in stores or on iTunes! I want her songs!

  • July 19, 2009 at 11:48 pmSyazel Aporro Gruntz

    love it!

  • August 11, 2009 at 4:29 pmDevlin

    the verse and the pre chorus in this song are awesome but i feel they could have spent some more time on getting her vocal right. pitch is ok its just the TONE, though i guess it could just be my western ears getting in the way. 8)

  • October 8, 2009 at 5:05 pmdouch bag

    nice song

  • April 1, 2010 at 10:18 amblood77

    superbe clippe !!!