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kojima haruna tweets

the influence of twitter knows no bounds.  i never would have thought popular akb48 members, who already have blogs of their own, would have twitters.  well, kojima haruna is taking part in the madness it seems, announcing her brand new twitter page– check it out.  having just started yesterday, she …

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kimi no koto ga suki dakara [because i love you]

i don’t know why i’m posting this fairly old video other than to say right now that it’s probably among my all time favorite PVs from akb. something about the uncomplicated cute dance, how the motions fit with the music.  how they dance on a freshly cut grass field, with …

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what happened?

i want to bring to light someone i consider invaluable to the korean music industry. Shin Jung Hyun.  born in 1938, he grew up during the japanese occupation.  his mother died at an early age, soon followed by his father by the age of 14.  shin moved to the big …

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Catchy Kpop

So this new kpop song has been stuck in my head for a week or so. Her name is JJ, and I gotta admit the song has some pretty catchy tunes to it and a little bit of jpop influence which is nice to hear in kpop music once in …

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In The Same Vein

While looking around videos for Perfume I found another band. I’m not a big fan of their look or of their dance, but just listening to the vocals is not bad. It’s got a nice sweet tone to it. David

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