How ‘Cowboy Bebop’ became an anime landmark

Cowboy Bebop first arrived on American airwaves as the clock struck midnight on Sept. 2, 2001, closing out the premiere broadcast of Cartoon Network’s late-night programming block Adult Swim. The vibrant title sequence and blaring opening bars of Yoko Kanno’s jazzy theme song “Tank!” heralded the anime series’ debut, likely confounding many viewers who had…

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