Side project from the Japanese noise band Hijokaidan. They used the singing synthesizer Miku Hatsune. It is the name given to one voice set in the voice synthesizer program Vocaloid developed by Crypton. It is the first in the Vocaloid 2 Character series and is immensely popular in Japan. Hatsune Kaidan originally started with the album ‘Hijokaidan’ (初音階段) before becoming its own project. For performances Miku was portrayed by Kamin Shirahata. On 31 August 2013, she retired and was replaced by LeChat (るしゃ).
The third album ‘I’ll Never Fall In Love Again’ (2014) featured a version of Wuthering Heights.
- Hatsune Kaidan. Discogs, retrieved 4 September 2018.