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SCANDAL Finally Strikes a Chord with “Haruka”

I haven’t been catching the SCANDAL fever as many others have been recently.  It’s almost frustrating how their recent ‘Nanka Buttobase’ is their biggest seller, when in my opinion this would be considered a low point in their career, musically.  Sure, their music videos look a lot nicer than they …

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NSK036 – Fresh Annoying Lemons…

Recorded March 17th, 2011. This week the NSK talks about the AKB49 Manga, The Circus Theme Covers and Maji Desu ka SKA, the appeal of newly promoted AKB members(or lack thereof), followed by a discussion about dressing like an idol fan. Opening: AKB48 – Kuroi Tenshi Closing: AKB48 – Seifuku …

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MYAO + KOREAN = 사랑해 미호!

Miyazaki Miho, what a dream girl. What better way to appeal to my heart than to speak my native language, and with great pronunciation! She loves New York, Universal Studios, horror movies, aquariums, and now speaks Korean. Clearly, the universe is setting us up for each other. Dae

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Idoling!!! Who are You?

Dae and I recently got in a conversation about Idoling!!! We had been talking about doing an Idoling!!! focused show and through going back to watch the older video, a discussion about the lack of a common theme among Idoling!!! PVs. This led to me bringing up the song Queen …

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What a Coinkidink!

A photographer in Guam just happened to come across a PV shooting that was taking place for AKB’s next single!  Considering the photographer seemed to have no idea who they were at the time, I’m baffled as to how these photos found their way to us. Anyway, here are a …

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Shoulders Make the Woman?

I dunno why but I keep looking at this cover, partly because it’s on JPopSuki’s recently added list so every time I login I see it staring me in the face. But I didn’t originally like the cover. I hate the difference in color between the gloves and her dress; …

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“Answer”: No Sleeves Goes S&M

By S&M, I mean ‘Sleek & Minimalist’ of course. Despite ‘No Sleeves’ (also known as ‘No3b’) being the AKB subgroup with the best combination of strong voices, it’s always had a chip on its shoulder.  Ever since they were formed, they’ve only released 1-2 songs annually; which basically meant that …

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NSK035 – The Black Princess

Recorded March 10th, 2011. This week the NSK talks about the PVs by Not Yet, SDN48, and SKE48. We also talk about Oricon Numbers, the new Berryz and C-ute Album Covers. Finally, there’s a discussion about Dae’s Camping Trip. Here is the link to what Tron was talking about during …

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