Forming in Okinawa in 2007, STEREOPONY has become famous in the world of anime through their numerous theme songs. Their debut single, “Hitohira No Hanabira,” was the seventeenth ending theme for the famous anime series “BLEACH,” released on November 5, 2008 and ranked #25 on the Oricon Weekly Charts. Their second single, “Namida No Muko,” was the second opening theme for the second season of the Sunrise series “Mobile Suit Gundam 00,” and achieved #2 in the Oricon charts. STEREOPONY’s fifth single, “TSUKIAKARI NO MICHISHIRUBE,” also released with a tie-in with the second season of hit anime series “Darker than Black,” which ranked #8 on Oricon. “Chiisana Mahou,” the opening theme of anime series “Letter Bee REVERSE,” was released on December 8th.
STEREOPONYs Sakura-Con attendance marked the band’s first visit to Seattle and first West-coast performance. STEREOPONYs members are Aimi Haraguni (vocals/guitar), Nohana Kitajima (bass), and Shiho Yamanoha (drums).
Q: How have you liked your visit to Seattle thus far?
STEREOPONY: We like it a lot.
Q: Before you became STEREOPONY, and Mixbox, what were you doing before?
STEREOPONY: We were just regular students.