Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – February 27th, 2012

Ray’s Picks

Kana Tachibana joining Shirota Yuu’s tour – aramatheydidnt
The former Dream leader has a wonderful voice, and hopefully fans will be able to hear much more of it again.

In Which Isilie Memes – Itsumo Genki
The twenty-one questions pop up again, and Isilie tackles them with gusto.

Top Ten Hello! Project Idols 2012 – Morningtime
An interesting selection of lovely H!P idols.

Unreleased cuts of Ga-In’s photoshoot for lingerie brand, ‘Yes’ revealed – allkpop
Again, wow. She is SO freakin’ gorgeous.

Kyary Kyary Pamyu!! – Konno’s Story
Enthusiastic praise for the wacky idol.

[omg] Ayumi Hamasaki imposes gag order on ex-husband? – aramatheydidnt
Is she trying to protect her brand? Well, kinda late for that.

Momoko Tsugunaga – Bubbly Personality – Hello! Project Feet
A really lovely, even thoughtful, photo of ol’ rat-face.

Cheeky Parade – Pure Idol Heart
With a name like that, I was expecting them all to be in hot pants, at least.

Frances has a part in the live action Taiwanese drama version… – Idols and Hollywood
She agreed to a nude scene, but only if it was tasteful.

Afilia Saga East- “Mirai ga Watashi wo Matteiru” PV – Neaux Clicked on It
it’d be better if they were dressed up as nuns. Or priests. Or Jesus.

Exploiting Johnnys is always fun – aramatheydidnt
But the exploitation runs both ways, of course.

I’d like to introduce you all to someone… – Beat Laments The World
Isn’t it heresy even to suggest a replacement for Mikitty?

This Week in Music 02.29.2012 – New School Kaidan
Garry muses on Nogizaka46’s debut before covering the big release of the week.

Momoiro Clover Z wins grand prize in CD Shop Awards – Tokyograph
Congratulations to the group – and their dedicated fans, of course.

AAA releasing another best of album (this time b-sides) – aramatheydidnt
For those of you who need all the AAA they can get their hands on.