Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – June 17th, 2011

Ray’s Picks

After School Bekah withdraws from After School and will return to Hawaii – Koreaboo
Say it ain’t so! But since it is so, best of luck to Bekah and very deep thanks for all the happiness you’ve brought into our lives.

After School’s Bekah writes a thank you message to her fans – allkpop
Now she’s gonna make me cry…

Korean Girl Group After School boot out one member to be add a Japanese member – aramatheydidnt
Well, here’s an unexpected development! Dare we hope?

Matsui to Matsui: My Story About Jurina and Rena – New School Kaidan
David Liao goes into his personal history of how he became interested in these two idols.

Arihara Kanna Will Be In a Movie Titled “Joshikousei Tokumu Sousakan Nagi & Saya” – Hello! SayuNii
I like the idea of Kanna packing heat… or for that matter, carrying a gun.

Goo poll/What is your favorite single by Perfume? – aramatheydidnt
Apparently, this poll was meant only for Perfume fans who treated Complete Best as a coaster.

Young Animal No.12 [2011] – Jappydolls
Koike Rina on the cover? You know you wanna see the rest.

Idol Spotlight : Fresh Faces Vol #2 – Pure Idol Heart
Gaki shows five more idol groups, furthering our look at another side of idol life.

Not Yet are beach bums in new PV– Janakya Mottainai
Another solid post from AimxAim, though sadly the PV isn’t focused on the girls’ bums as I’d like.

maiZe’s Picks

Berryz koubou & C-ute Nakayoshi Battle Fall Concert Tour 2011 Announced – Hello!SayuNii
It’s time for round 2 of the battle of the H!P Kids (except they definitely aren’t kids anymore). C-ute’s down 2 members, but with their dancing power they’ll definitely be bringing it against the 7 member Berryz.

2011.06.09 InterFM [FIVE STARS] Translations – gekiyashu
Translation of last week’s Momusu FIVE STARS radio show featuring Takahashi Ai and Tanaka Reina. Seems neither of these two have the desire to get married.