LiSA’s ‘Gurenge’ Demon Slayer OP Covered With Traditional Japanese Intrustments

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

 

In the lead up to the release of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba THE MOVIE Mugen Train, some of the best players of traditional Japanese instruments came together to perform LiSA's 'Gurenge' in the most Demon Slayer Taisho-era appropriate way.

 

 

On the shamisen is Nami Kineie, on the flute is Makoto Takei, on the koto is Reiko Miyaka, and the drums are played by Keiko TadaNami Kineie is most well known for her rendition of the cult favorite Touhou track 'Bad Apple!!' by Nomico. which can be seen on Kineie's channel.

 

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba THE MOVIE Mugen Train opened in Japan in October 16 continuing to adapt the manga series by Koyoharu Gotouge, which saw a TV anime series adaptation in 2019. It is scheduled to be released in the west early 2021. The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV anime series streamed on Crunchyroll as it aired.

 

Source: Nami Kineie on YouTube

 

The cast of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba poses for a Crunchyroll ad banner.

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Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram

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