Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – September 15th, 2011

Ray’s Picks

Ashida Mana set for solo singing debut under Universal Music – Tokyograph
Mana was quoted, “I’m going to rule the charts! AKB and Arashi will be CRUSHED beneath my cute heels!”

Piece Vote 1-4 – HamsapSukebe
Akiramike had high hopes for this midnight drama. They weren’t met.

The Wonder Girls to release new movie and album in the States next year – allkpop
Slow and steady seems to be winning the race here.

V-Rock Disney Compilation Makes Me Want to Barf – Cliffbuzz
Cliff is less than amused.

Goto Maki, Ayanokoji Sho team up for new song – Tokyograph
This is the best thing either of them has done in a LONG time. Simply fabulous!

Momusu Finalists – idol love
The opening joke is wondrously vulgar. “Big clunky head” is even better.

KARA gets praised on Ryan Seacrest’s blog! – allkpop
Are we sure he wasn’t talking about DioGuardi?

Shibata Ayumi Solo Debut Single Announced, “Believe” – Hello! SayuNii
Another Melon is back in the field!

Center Stage: GP Basic Greats Arirang’s “Pops In Seoul” – Bump This
Ishibashi and Nakai would have eaten them alive.

Pic of the Day – Your Opinion Doesn’t Count
The Aya Hirano love just keeps flowing, doesn’t it?

Momusu’s channels their weirdness for new PV – Janakya Mottainai
AimxAim is delighted by how inventive and cheap this video is.

Fairies-Song For You song and PV preview – Janakya Mottainai
Aim is less impressed with the matching A-side to “More Kiss”.

Angela Aki to be a Mom – aramatheydidnt
Congratulations to the proud parents-to-be!

J-Music Clip of the Week – Your Opinion Doesn’t Count
Shokotan versus Right Said Fred? But it needz moar cat-eating.