Knowing this makes the sequence even more heartwrenching. The version found on the VOX album is more melancholic than catchy. And someone mixed them together.
Ever heard a metal cover of that? It rocks! Hell if it is the Suspiciously Similar Song version of a track from another work, "Decisive Battle" is awesome. Equally awesome is the marching band version. Nothing can ever top this particular sequence, especially considering the scene it was used in!
How about this little beauty that plays just before it? It just screams that a glorious asskicking is going to come. It sets the perfect mood for the scene it is used in, neatly capturing Shinji's inner turmoil as he is denial over the fact it is his destiny to be Eva's pilot while driving home the point he cannot achieve anything by running away from his fate.
Also from End : "Escape to the Beginning" , the background music for apocalypses. Yes, more so than "Komm, Susser Tod". For bonus points, it doubles as Hell Is That Noise.
And then there's the lyrics Far in the distance Is cast a shadow Symbol of our freedom Will bring our salvation On the horizon Hope for tomorrow Sweeping across the land To give us unity Look to the heavens With tears of triumph To cherish a new life And suffer not again Lift up our spirit From all destruction Never shall we return From conflict we must learn.
Rebuild Of Evangelion. Rebuild takes Eva's theme, and makes it perhaps even more horrifying. The track of which it is an alternate version, from Rebuild 2. Oh, and did we mention that "Hallelujah" is being slowly chanted over the soundtrack? Run harder. From Rebuild 2. Aptly described by one youtuber as a song so awesome that it would "make cows chewing their own shit epic.
This is a beta version but still awesome.
Remember "The Beast II" from the original? Five more songs to add to the pile: "Beautiful World", the song sung by Utada Hikaru for the movies, available in both Standard Movie 1 and Remixed Movie 2 editions, the new song by Utada Hikaru, "Sakura Nagashi" Movie 3 , Destiny , which is played during the race to catch Sahaquiel , and Fate , which plays during the battle against Sahaquiel. Also from Rebuild 2. If there's any song that says that the entire human race is completely, utterly, and absolutely screwed, it is this song. Then he decided to add ominous choral chanting as well ; the result is " Serenity Amongst the Turmoil ".
It's from the scene where the dummy plug is activated against Bardiel. Almost a sister piece to "At the Very Beginning" see above , it contains a choir who appear to be singing in Ominous Latin Chanting , but are, in fact, singing in Gratuitous English. And it is awesomeness at its finest. One of the best battle themes seen for a long time. In the battle of the bravest souls, over evil shall the good prevail,.
Showing flashes of bravado, in a torrent of destruction, keep your head. There are several unused tracks on the various OSTs. Imagine the audience's faces when during the orchestral recording of Evangelion Symphony , the string quintet playing ''Canon'' suddenly cuts into a rap version of the same song without warning. Even better, it was actually put into the Evangelion VOX album.
Shiro Sagisu has a strange sense of humor. And if someone actually bothers to listen to the lyrics, they go very well with Evangelion. The Rebuild 1. Talk about Breaking the Fourth Wall The essence of the meaning remains, but it is largely incorrect.
I, on the other hand, did a true translation, not a "dubtitle," so my translation on this page is, indeed, more literal and correct than ADV's translation that they put on their Eva tapes and DVDs. See an error in these lyrics?
Let us know here! Anime Lyrics. The word " shinwa " actually means "myth" "legend" would be " densetsu " , but I think it sounds better as "legend. In some versions of this song, there is singing in this part.
The kanji used for the " a " in " aeta " is not the normal kanji used in " au " to meet. Interestingly, a dictionary I have gives the meaning of " au ," when written with this kanji , as "to meet with drama or pathos ". The " watashi wa sou " is probably " watashi wa sou omou.
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