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surveys

something interesting came up on stage48, an english community-run forum. HMV had a survey of questions asked about akb48 members ranging from ‘which is your favorite team’ to ‘which member would you want to be’.  4,001 fans were surveyed, and 23% of them were females.  some results were typical, while …

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Slo-mo

I remember watching this video a while back and being fascinated by it. It really isn’t anything to special, just a bunch of Japanese people running towards a camera while looking as ridiculous as they can get while the whole is in recorded in slow motion. I don’t know why I am so fascinated by the video. …

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the knight returns

just when i thought it was over, she returns.  looks like it will be a series of segments where they ask her to do tasks with a suit of armor.  first it was getting groceries; now it’s ordering food at a restaurant.  they could shoot a whole episode of her …

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Idoling!!! – The AKB Alternative

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YBn4-CyQGDs] As much as I love/loved AKB48, I think people are going to eventually get burnt out because of over exposure. I’ve begun to branch out and try to find smaller more niche Idol groups. Idoling is the obvious choice. I’ve found some other songs by the already, so here’s …

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GakiKame

I know alot of people who are fans of Niigaki Risa tend to like the pairing of Takahashi Ai and Niigaki. Rightfully so, 5th Gen is my favorite Generation by far, and it isnt soley because of Gaki. The Bond that all 4 girls had in 5 gen in my …

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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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