“Trampoline” by Kero Kero Bonito

Don’t let the cutesy lyrics and production fool you; Kero Kero Bonito is the real deal. This British trio sound is the result of a seemingly unholy gumbo of J-Pop, video game music, hip-hop, and dancehall that results in something that’s like Cibo Matto meets Carly Rae Jepsen. With their first major label debut, Kero Kero Bonito seems to have all the confidence in the world and elevate their perceived gimmickry to a fool-proof pop music ideology. “Trampoline” is a perfect example with its incredibly catchy hook, inspiring lyrics, and its use of both Japanese and English lyrics. Try to listen to this song once and not get it stuck in your head for the rest of the day. Bonito Generation is out now.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s