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theater girls single ‘boku no YELL’

lots of nakagawa haruka, which is a good thing.  but why is she in the ‘theater girls’ group?  at least she’s prominently featured in this video.  she needs more attention. it’s a pretty normal, sweet idol song with uniforms.  the choreography near the end is great; don’t know why, but …

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Ponytail to Shu Shu PV

so the long awaited PV was released just a little while ago.  the intro is hilarious and absurd, going above and beyond the typical idol fare.  there’s a air of freshness and vibrancy to this PV.  everything is dynamic and saturated with colors, the hand-held camera adds that extra grounded …

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time for some JAZZ SESSIONS

there’s something raw and authentic about great jazz.  whether they’re slow and haunting, adrenaline pumped, or just batshit crazy, they have something powerful and resonant that i think anyone could relate and enjoy.  here are some bands i’d like to showcase.  LISTEN UP. SOIL & “PIMP” SESSIONS you haven’t heard …

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New Ikimono Gakari Single

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFGtoOssGdM] This new single kinda flew under the radar for me as I didn’t find out about it until after it was released….which was today. I don’t mind the these slow jams that Ikimono Gakari has been putting out lately, just would be nice to see some Kimagure Romantic ish songs once in …

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wha….?

i never knew i had a thing for girls in armor…till now.  thanks kojiharu, you always help me uncover deep insights about myself.

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Didn’t Find Out Until Today

I was browsing last.fm last night when I found out the lead singer to one of my favorite bands died last year, the day before Christmas.  I didn’t even know what to think. Here I was looking to see if they had any new music and I find that they …

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little miss wallflower gets a single

akb’s youngest member, oku manami of team b(formerly team k), was said to be potential ace-girl material by the producer aki-p.  whether she’s being groomed to become one or not is in question because she hasn’t been getting a lot of attention lately.  maybe a few years down the line, …

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jin bora: master in the making?

a technical master at her craft, jin bora’s fingers fly across the piano keys with ease and frightening precision.  having finished music school in boston, she’s getting a lot of attention with big opportunities coming her way.  her compositions are absolutely beautiful, i can see her blowing the lid off …

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