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Book: Drawn to Sound

Chapter: 12 Cowboy Bebop: Corporate Strategies for Animation Music Products in Japan

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.21896


This chapter examines recent trends in animation soundtrack CD sales in Japan in relation to the distinctive character of the animation business. Animation music is well supported in Japan due to industry factors that impact on the sound of animation films.

Chapter Contributors

  • Aki Yamasaki ( - ayamasaki)