Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – June 21st, 2011

Ray’s Picks

AKB48′s “Everyday, Kachusha” reaches 1.5 million at record pace – Tokyograph
Congratulations are extended yet again to our new Jpop overlords.

Will Daesung participate in Big Bang’s Mini-Concert? – Koreaboo
Fallout from the tragedy continues to concern fans and management alike.

Sora Aoi ~ DGC No.568 – Jappydolls
We don’t see here what she does best, but trust me: Sora Aoi is one of the greatest AV idols of all time.

BLOOD @ AUSA – jrocknyc
Appropriately enough, Go heads right for the jugular here.

AKB48 22nd Single Will Be Theme Song For “Hana Kimi” – aramatheydidnt
More good news from our Jpop overlords.

AKB48’s Maeda Atsuko to be featured in the revival issue of “GiRLPOP” – aramatheydidnt
And the recently reinstated queen of our Jpop overlords continues to rake in the honors.

PASSPO☆ to release 12 versions of their new single, “ViVi Natsu”! – aramatheydidnt
If it worked last time, why not this time as well?

REVIEW: AKB48 “Koko ni Ita Koto” – The Groove Music Life
CJ is especially concerned about the sequencing of the tracks.

AM2 Is Still A Go – Selective Hearing
Greg dispels rumors from a hacking of the AM2 site.

Eguchi Aimi: Glico announces the truth – MELOS no Michi
Now, will someone step up and tell us the truth about Manoeri?

After School’s UEE tells the truth about idol girls – allkpop
Sounds a lot like high school – which isn’t exactly surprising.

Ishikawa Rika and Nakazawa Yuko To Appear In A Movie Produced By Tsunku – Hello! SayuNii
This doesn’t look like a porno to me. Does this look like a porno to you? It doesn’t to me.

Creating your own CG Idol 101 – MELOS no Michi
Last but by no means least, instructions on creating your own personalized Jpop overlord.