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Late last year we reviewed the fantastic anime inspired album L3G3NDS by the band LeetStreet Boys, which managed to blend a creative use of anime and gaming references to pull listeners into an album that brought them a sense of power and heroic ability (read our full review here). The band have just released the music video for their newest single from the album, the track Imaginary Boys, and it looks rather superb.
The video, which features impressively...
If you’ve ever listened to a Leetstreet Boys song before then you’re probably coming in with some preconceptions. Their songs are generally guitar-flavoured pop music with heavy use of anime, Japanese pop culture and gaming references scattered throughout (sometimes subtly, other times not).
Don’t get me wrong, that stuff is still there in the band’s new album, some tracks more so than others, but the album as a whole shows...
With over a million views on their debut single on YouTube, their own web comic and having recently been interviewed right here on MCM Buzz, we can reveal that in just over three weeks, on October 23rd, Otaku Rock band LeetStreet Boys will be releasing a new album titled L3G3NDS.
The eleven track album contains the following tracks:
3. Booth Babe
4. Imaginary Boys
5. My Life Is An RPG
6. Final Boss
Back in 2007, musician and self proclaimed otaku, Matt Myers began working on a track that encompassed his love of video games, anime, and conventions. Five years later and he is now the lead singer of the band Leetstreet Boys, whose references to otaku culture and brilliantly animated music videos have brought them to the world’s attention. With over a million views on their debut single on YouTube, their own web comic, and now a third album...