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‘Busu ni Naranai Tetsugaku’: Bait & Switch

The only release that included all of H!P’s current members since 2004’s ‘All for One & One for All’, ‘Busu ni Naranai Tetsugaku’ showcases the full cast of the new generation. When announced, it was a pretty exciting prospect considering that H!P’s releases in the past quarter were better than …

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The Whole of SDN48 is Graduating?

It certainly wasn’t what I was expecting to see headlining when I woke up this morning. It looks like SDN48 is the first 48 group to disband, and it does so in a startlingly up-front manner. All the members of SDN will be graduating at once after their graduation concert …

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Melon Kinenbi on ShimokitaFM

Melon Kinenbi’s Ootani Masae as guest/assistant MC and Shibata Ayumi as a guest will be on ShimokitaFM at 19:00 JST which is 4AM MST, 6AM EST 10/13 Thursday morning, also appearing will be Meguriai and Kubota Mika. This is a weekly radio show which is broadcast on ustream at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/shimokitafm Next …

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NSK066 – We’re Talking About MM Again…

Recorded October 5th, 2011. This week on NSK… Ketchup Please Daniel’s Movie Talk Insanity Workout SNSD @ bestbuy Just Dance Japan CM Impressions Impressions New Show By AKB & SKE Nogizakatte Doko Episode 1 Kaze wa fuiteriu PV preview and covers Kimi no Senaka (UG) preview SKE48 Team KII 3rd …

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Maeda Atsuko’s Hair

If you listen to the podcast, you know that three D’s of NSK (Dae, David and Dave) are at a stand-off for which hairstyle suits Maeda Atsuko the best. It was decided on the spot that we were each going to make a post on detailing our stances, and maybe …

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Tokyo Girls Style Ustream Live

Tokyo Girls Style will be having a ustream live in 5 hours 12AM Mountain 2AM Eastern, it will probably be terrible quality and riddled with lag and drops. Check out their ustream channel at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/TokyoGirlsStyle

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I hate tacos

Meant to put this up awhile ago. During my trip to cali a few weeks ago, I got the chance to meet up with my buddies Tenkei and Boy from JPH!P/Nandake and we played a little batsu game that involved playing Janken and eating 20 tacos. ((P.S we all just finished dinner …

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Pop Analysis: Coke or Sprite?

I’m not going to start off this post by saying something ridiculous like “AKB is in trouble.” We all know it’s a little absurd to start talking about Nogizaka46 as an established presence, but I’m seriously interested in this new group. This isn’t just about Producer Akimoto and how he …

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