Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – January 21st, 2012

Ray’s Picks

[AKB48 MEGAPOST] Mayuyu’s single covers + New AKB48 Concerts in 47 Prefectures & Jakarta – aramatheydidnt
Rumor has it that Akihabara will be named a 48th prefecture in its own right, “just to round things up nice”.

Wonder Girls walk the red carpet for ‘The Wonder Girls’ movie premiere – allkpop
I have to say, that movie poster doesn’t flatter them at all.

More(tsu) news and talk about Momoiro Clover Z’s upcoming single! – Happy! Go! Lucky!
It’s approved by Marty Friedman and called a Jpop Bohemian Rhapsody!

AAA to release 31st single – Janakya Mottainai
As always, AimxAim approaches a new release from the group with caution.

SUPER GiRLS first casualty: Eri to graduate – Janakya Mottainai
A very nice write-up from Aim examining the graduation and what it could mean.

Hey! Say! JUMP-Super Delicate preview – Janakya Mottainai
Aim laments the very uneven line distribution… but hey, Ryo is Ryo.

K-Pop in Japan: A Short Term Venture – Seoulbeats
A great essay about the hallyu wave in Japan and why the latecomer acts may be doing it wrong.

Pajama Night WIth Risa Niigaki and Pics of My Feet? – Hello! Project Feet
I’m not much of a Gaki fan, but this is a nice shot of her.

SCANDALOUS pictures of ex Mr. Hamasaki – aramatheydidnt
I’m sure he’ll do just fine without Ayu.

Kis-My-Ft2 Bringing In the Green This Spring – Never Ending Music Power
Free skate key with every album purchase!