Tag Archives: sashihara rino

=LOVE – =LOVE (1st Single)

Type A CD Track List Disc: 1 1. 「=LOVE」 2. 「記憶のどこかで」 3. 「=LOVE」 – instrumental – 4. 「記憶のどこかで」 – instrumental – Type A DVD Track List 1. 特典映像:「=LOVE」Music Video Type B CD Track List 1. 「=LOVE」 2. 「スタート! 」 3. 「=LOVE」 – instrumental – 4. 「スタート! 」 – instrumental – …

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New PV Alert: =LOVE (Equal Love) – =LOVE

A major debut for the Sashihara Rino produced idol group! Sprited, full of life and youthful exuberance- these words can probably easily describe what you’ll see in “=LOVE” (pronounced equal love or maybe ikoru rabu). Intercut with rehearsal footage, the girls orienteer themselves to a remote beach locale where a …

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Will there finally be a Repeat?

Maeda Atsuko. Oshima Yuko. Watanabe Mayu. So this begs the question, Can Sashihara Rino be considered the all-time greatest member of AKB48? In the case of AKB many wondered who would ever be able to fill the shoes of such memorable original members. But let’s look even further at the …

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Costume corner #1: AKB48 & HKT48

Hello, and welcome to the Costume Corner! It’s been a while, but I’m back from the lethal fog of schoolwork to bring to light the separate aspects of 48 Group/Nogizaka46 costumes that help the members shine as brightly as possible. I’ve reviewed three costumes for this article, so let’s go …

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Community Idol Awards 2014: Mechku

With 2014 coming to a close, I have come up with my list of awards for this year for idols and their PVs. This year was a positive progression for idols, as we got to see the expansion of many groups branching out to the west and some refreshing new …

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Idol Hands Vol. 3

Welcome back to Idol Hands! In this installment, I’ll be discussing questions about deeper meanings behind AKB’s songs, looking back on the Reformation, and other happenings of the 48 and 46 idol world. Let’s take a look and find out more!

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