Koyuki meets the guitarist, Ryuske, and discovers a love and talent for music.
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Tomohisa Asô ...
 Beck (26 episodes, 2004-2005)
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 Keith / ... (26 episodes, 2004-2005)
Jamie McGonnigal ...
 Yoshito (26 episodes, 2004-2005)
Shintarô Oohata ...
 Chiba (26 episodes, 2004-2005)
Miho Saiki ...
 Minami Maho (26 episodes, 2004-2005)
Greg Ayres ...
 Koyuki / ... (25 episodes, 2004-2005)
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 Preview Narrator (25 episodes, 2004-2005)
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 Minami Ryuusuke (25 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Koyuki meets the guitarist, Ryuske, and discovers a love and talent for music.

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Maybe music is bigger than luck or destiny. See more »


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Made its North American television debut on Canadian music channel, MuchMusic (now MUCH), on March 9, 2007. It was the first anime series on the network and ran for nearly three months. See more »

Connections

Featured in AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

MOON ON THE WATER
(Second ending theme - episodes #21-25)
Performed by sowelu
Lyrics by Tôru Hidaka
Music and arrangement by BEAT CRUSADERS
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Music is Life - Strike a Chord
28 October 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Boy, i could talk for days and days on end about Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad, but doing a review... that's a bit more of a challenge.

Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad is probably one of my favourite anime series. Despite having so many flaws... it's a very slow moving anime, some plot devices get lost, and the instrumentals of the songs sometimes don't match what is being played on the guitar... despite these flaws, i find myself watching Beck, and being in complete awe and amazement at the story of one band's struggle to make it big.

I could easily agree, that lovers of rock legends such as Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, and even Radiohead and Rage Against the Machine, will love this anime.

One warning though, if you watch this anime, you will most likely want to learn how to play the guitar.


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