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Officially Rivals

Remember there was a time when we all wondered, how could Nogizaka 46 be rivals to AKB48? This wasn’t just because currently AKB is in a completely different stratosphere. Also there was also the factor of Nogizaka 46 being produced by the exact same guy as AKB48. So how could …

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NSK Awards 2011 – Garry Edition

Hopefully by the time you’re all reading this you’ll have had a chance to check out most if not all of the fantastic awards show podcasts that have been released over the past few days. If not, queue them up in your media player and go down my list as …

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NSK Awards 2011 Part 5 – Top 10 Singles

Recorded January 5th, 2012. In the finale of the Second Annual NSK Idol Awards Yoshizumi joins Dae, Tron, and David for the Top 10 Singles of the Year. OPENING: Wani to Shampoo – Momoiro Clover ENDING: Flower – Maeda Atsuko [download] Twitter Links: http://twitter.com/rockliao http://twitter.com/newschooldae http://twitter.com/atr0n http://twitter.com/yoshizumitime

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The Nogizaka46 Senbatsu That Was

If you wanted more insight into this news story than just a list of the girls’ names and when the single is coming out then you’ve come to the right place. This was originally going to be an Idol Digest for this week’s “Nogizakatte, Doko?” but since it was going …

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NSK Awards 2011 Part 4 – Top 10 PVs

Recorded January 4th, 2012. Part Four of the NSK Idols Awards continues with Tron, Dae, and David a discuss their personal Top 10 PVs of the Year. OPENING: Sekaiichi Happy na Onna no ko – C-ute ENDING: Pareo wa Emerald – SKE48   [download] Twitter Links: http://twitter.com/rockliao http://twitter.com/newschooldae http://twitter.com/atr0n

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NSK Awards 2011 Part 3 – Idol Categories

Recorded January 4th, 2012. Tron, Dae, and David continue with part three of the NSK Idol Awards. In Part 3 we go over the Best of Idol related Categories including… -Best Improvement -Biggest Disappointment -Best Newcomer -Most Potential -Best Move (Choreography) -Best Trend -Worst Trend -Favorite Moment -Idol Group of …

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Momoiro Clover Z chibi-arts Figures Revealed

Thanks to community member Nyanmaruz for the tip. Good news coming out of Bandai’s Tamashii Nation 2011 for all of you Momoiro Clover Z fans out there. The whacky idol group are to get their very own line of miniature figures. Decked out in the costumes from their “Santa-san” PV, …

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NSK Awards 2011 Part 2 – Singles Categories

Recorded January 2nd, 2012. Tron, Dae, and David continue with the second part of the awards show. In Part 2 we detail the Best of Singles related Categories including… -Best Newcomer Single -Most Underwhelming/Disappointing Single -Most Overlooked Single -Best Cover Art -Biggest Surprise -Best Solo Single -Best Album of the …

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Oba Mina Reinstated as Team 4 Captain

Team 4’s first theater show of the year was scheduled for January 4th. It was then announced that this would also mark the return of the suspended Oba Mina. Being a Minarun fan myself this was obviously an exciting event to look forward to. Well it’s currently January 5th in Japan …

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NSK Awards 2011 Part 1 – PV Categories

Recorded January 2nd, 2012. Tron, Dae, and David start the New Year off with the first of several Awards Shows. In Part 1 we detail the Best of PV related Categories including… -Best/Worst Choreography -Best/Worst Set Design -Best/Worst Costumes -Strangest PV -Most Disappointing -Guilty Pleasure -Biggest Surprise OPENING: Banzai Venus …

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