Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – August 20th, 2011

Ray’s Picks

The Truth Behind Maki Goto’s Hiatus? – Plastic Candy
Alvy pulls together known details and educated conjectures for a new look at what’s going on with Gocchin.

The Queen of Fall Ballads – Plastic Candy
Alvy also has this post about another of his favorites and one of her favored genres.

H!P Eggs to Hatch or Not to Hatch: [Un]lucky 13 – J. Popping
Sophie does a great job profiling each of the current Eggs. Just in case, you know, they amount to anything.

‘Ikemen band,’ Cocoa Otoko。high-fives 2,000 fans – aramatheydidnt
I like the photo where they all molest that poor giant dog. Hey, you gotta work your fan base…!

Twitter Update: Jung Ah and a Huge Bowl – AfterSchool ❤
Very ironhead, yes?

Momoiro Clover Z live at “Japan Media Festival”, Germany – yonasu.com
Apparently, they’ll start the show with a rousing chorus of “Akihabara Uber Alles”.

HQ Flicks: After School Brunch Essay Pictures [Japanese Ed.] – AfterSchool ❤
I love Nana in that helmet! And if it was JUST the helmet…!

SUPER☆GiRLS “Joshiryoku←Paradise“ – Pure Idol Heart
I like the part where one of the girls bangs her stiletto heel on the podium and declares, “We will bury you!”

‘Sekaiichi HAPPY no Onna no Ko’: I Believe It – New School Kaidan
Dae Lee also falls to the charms of this newest release from C-ute.