Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – December 3rd, 2011

Ray’s Picks

Dream Morning Musume 1st Single Announced, Titled “Shining Butterfly” – Hello! SayuNii
Exciting news! Though really, I’d just prefer them to remain a successful nostalgia act.

North, East, West, South … It’s big NEWS – Never Ending Music Power
NEMP’s excellent History of Johnny’s covers the nine-person… um… eight… six… um… the quartet.

Yurina Kumai – Surfs Up! – Hello! Project Feet
Oh so freakin’ gorgeous.

[IV] Yua Saito ~ Dream Feeling – Jappydolls
One of the most beautiful gravure idols, so don’t miss out.

Idol Challenge Day 25 – New life
Another excellent post from Raelyan, this one covering a much-missed duo.

That’s just cruel. The girl is probably the least popular… – Idols and Hollywood
All things considered, why not give the benefit of the doubt?

MICHO- Ninjaz in Paris (Joe Iron Remix) video – Neaux Clicked On It
Ninjaz in Paris? Is this part of the same deal that made Jean Reno into Doraemon?

YGE: Back to Business as Usual – Seoulbeats
A look at how the Kpop company has been able to bounce back after some recent troubles.

Kondo Rina is Breaking Barriers – New School Kaidan
The potential for photoshopped depravity is simply astronomical.

I Like my girls in Uniform – PASSPO☆’s ‘Kiss=Suki’ PV Review – Okay! Musume Time
Chiima goes over the new PV and song with her usual wit and copious screencaps. I especially like the BJ parts.

Final Fantasy XIII-2 AKB48 Costume Finalized – aramatheydidnt
The better one was chosen.