It’s been decided that Wagakki Band work on "the theme song of Rio Olympics relay by TV Tokyo".
From August 5th till August 21st this year,the Rio Olympics will be held in Rio de Janeiro.
Wagakki Band is going to work on "the theme song of Rio Olympics relay by TV Tokyo".
＜TV Tokyo Sports Bureau Sports TV Program Division Producer Mr.Jun Sanpei＞
"I sympathize Wagakki Band's concept which with the goal of expand the Japanese instrument overseas.
That's one of the reason why I appoint them.
Although the fields are different, the band is quite similar to the Japanese athletes who fight with real swords in the world.
I hope Wagakki Band with the strong individuality could use their unique power to support the athletes."
"Because it a big event that be held once in four years,so we must to be responsible for performing.
I would like to perform the song which let the athletes and the supporters could be impressed.
Also I want to support them by making the sound which only Wagakki band could make.
And then I wish everyone who heard could stir their soul."