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This Week in Music 08.15.2012

Yet more new stuff from AKS, along with a new single from Passpo for those of us who like a little variety in our lives. Read on to find out what new music you should be listening to this week.  

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NSK 107 – Sign Language Kung-Fu

Recorded August 9th, 2012. Opening: First Rabbit – AKB48 Ending: Mikan – Morning Musume [download] Twitter Links: Tron’s Twitter – atr0n Dae’s Twitter – newschooldae Anthony’s Twitter –yoshizumitime New School Kaidan’s Twitter – newschoolkaidan

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NSKaptions #01

We here at New School Kaidan are always finding all manner of idol pictures that just beg to be captioned. However, we don’t have nearly enough time in the day so we’re opening it up to the community as a fun little feature on the site. It’s pretty simple; look …

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Impressions: Never Gonna Stop!

Buono! release their new mini-album “Sherbet” in a few weeks and just recently put out the PV for “Never Gonna Stop!” which features on the release. Join Malcolm and Dae as they share their thoughts on the PV.  

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NSK Origins: Anthony

Dave and Garry did one of these things so I figured I’d tell my story of how I became an idol fan and what has influenced me musically throughout my life.

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Idols You Should Meet 020

We’re back with another “Idols You Should Meet” here on New School Kaidan! Take a guess at who this idol is then hit the link below to find out if you’re right and to find out some more information about her. If you would like to suggest an idol for …

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An Idol, A War, A Nuclear Bomb, My Birthday

Yesterday, August 6th  is actually quite a dark day in Japanese history. That is the day that the United States military dropped an atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima in Japan. Many people died that day including a member of an idol’s family. Here’s a rough translation of her …

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This Week in Music 08.08.2012

August continues on with a steady stream of new singles for our enjoyment. This week sees yet another release from AKS (you’d think they’d have gotten bored by now) as well as a very rare sighting of Idoling!!! Read on to find out what I think about what’s coming out …

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NSK 106 – Gundam Meck

Recorded August 2nd, 2012. Opening: Aisaretai no ni – Morning Musume Ending: Fui ni – Itano Tomomi(DJ Amaya remix) [download] Impressions Smileage-”Sukiyo, Junjou Hankouki.” full PV + covers NO NAME “Kibou ni Tsuite” PV AKB48 “Gingham Check” covers News H!P New Hello project website Kikkawa Yuu to visit France and Belgium Iikubo …

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Impressions: Kibou ni Tsuite

Malcolm and community member Chase take a look at No Name’s “Kibou ni Tsuite” from the AKB0048 anime. Read on to hear what they thought about the release.

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