Reviews

Reviews, impressions, and our thoughts on idol-related releases

[Review] NMB48 – Ibiza Girl

(NSK trainee Quiana gives her impressions on the latest song and PV from NMB48; “Ibiza Girl”.) NMB48’s new single-turned-album track, “Ibiza Girl” had its PV release in late June. As 2014’s summer song, “Ibiza Girl” had a lot to live up to if it was going to be like “Bokura …

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[Review] Nogizaka46 – Natsu no Free & Easy

(NSK trainee Quiana gives her impressions on the latest song and PV from Nogizaka46; “Natsu no Free & Easy”.) Nogizaka46, AKB48’s official rival group, has a pretty big name to live up to. Their last single “Kidzuitara Kataomoi” sold a little less than 25% of what AKB sold with their …

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[Review] AKB48 – Labrador Retriever

(NSK trainee Quiana gives her impressions on the latest song and PV from AKB48; “Labrador Retriever”.) So when I first heard “Labrador Retriever”, I thought the concept of the song (“French pop”) was a good idea. I liked the quick orchestral parts of the song as well as the beat, …

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