Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – October 9th, 2011

Ray’s Picks

Akanishi Jin’s U.S. debut single set for November 8th, Japanese mini album – Never Ending Music Power
Number one with a bullet? Ccchhhyeeahhhh!!!

Big Bang’s concert DVD and Best of album in Japan postponed – Koreaboo
More fallout, as Japan seems to be taking a harder line than Korea on G Dragon.

Fantaken Flicks: After School at the Baekje Cultural Festival Part 2 – AfterSchool ❤
Some very lovely pictures of the girls!

Ashida Mana reveals PV for “Suteki na Nichiyobi ~Gyu Gyu good day!~” – aramatheydidnt
I like her early work better.

Kamenashi in Arashi ni Shiyagare!! – aramatheydidnt
Kame as a pirate? Ring pirate? Depends Pirate? I can’t wait to find out.

30 Day Idol Challenge – Day 12 – Aitakatta!
Cat makes a huge decision – and a winning one, I should add.

Nozomi Sasaki releases pv for Papepipu ♪ Papipepu ♪ Papepipupo – aramatheydidnt
It’s important to teach children to say “Don’t touch me”, but in this context it feels creepy.

Jang Geun Suk talks about the need for reform in working environments for child actors – allkpop
I’m surprised Korea doesn’t have stricter laws about this, considering all the other things they fuss about.

“Suki da kimi ga” & “My Way~Joshikou Hanamichi~” Radio Preview Released – Hello! SayuNii
A Sayumi / Mizuki duet – welcome to the New Musume Order.

AI to release collaboration song with THE JACKSONS – aramatheydidnt
It’s part of a Michael Jackson tribute that will be held in December.

When did Kuu made fool out of Nishino Kana? *_* Or more precisely how? xD Please, tell us. – Cho Scandalous
And then there was the time Kana talked about rotting ovaries and… oh wait, that wasn’t her.

News: Wonder Girls Will Return to Korea For Comeback – Bump This
But first, the girls will have to brush up on their Korean.