Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading – March 15th, 2012

Chiima’s Picks

Full audio of Morning Musume’s ‘Renai Hunter’ – aramatheydidnt
It would have been nice to hear more than the regular 4, but oh well, C’est La freakin’ Vie…

[Updated] HQ Covers Of Morning Musume’s “Renai Hunter” Released – Hello! SayuNii
Is it bad that I think Niigaki’s solo cover looks better than what Ai got?

Ray’s Picks

Acchan, Sasshi and Mariko are classy in the morning while drinking Wonda coffee – aramatheydidnt
AKB48 doing morning coffee!

BiS – Little Bit Of Fun – Pure Idol Heart
Is it me, or is the novelty wearing thin?

Taku Takahashi LASHES OUT ON TWITTER “fuck jpop” – aramatheydidnt
Another case of social media fail, it looks like.

Pocket Morning Weekly Q&A (week of 3/13/2012) from H!O~!!! – Chuu! Sugoi! Idol
Doesn’t Shining Musume count as a fairy tale?

Orgasmic Expressions and Puppy-Dog Eyes – Hey! Say! Jump!’s ‘Super Delicate’ PV Review!!! – Okay! Musume Time
Chiima squees over Ryosuke and company. Can you blame her?

Have You Seen JUMP Lately? – aramatheydidnt
A huge improvement in wardrobe from the PV…

Sparkles and Orgy Parties Galore! – Arashi’s ‘Wild At Heart’ PV Review!!! – Okay! Musume Time
Rumor has it that Chiima’s going to rename her blog Okay! Johnny Time.

YG Entertainment to open offices in the U.S and Hong Kong – Koreaboo
The expansion of the hallyu empire.

GYM – Fever to Future PV review – Never Ending Music Power
This is the first JE video I really loved, and it’s great to see a screencap review by Thenarry.

V6 leader Sakamoto becomes new TV chef – MomoEdgewood’s Mediawatch
Well, he can at least get a fry cook job if this idol business doesn’t pan out…

Pic of the Day – Your Opinion Doesn’t Count
Langdimus shares some Nakky love.

Bunshin ep 4 and how good is Nagasawa Masami? – HamsapSukebe
Akiramike considers the acting ability of the actress and what suits her best.

New girl group BTswing releases debut MV “Rescue 101″ – allkpop
I like how they try to appear sultry while wearing Mickey Mouse T-shirts.

Aya Ueto 25ans magazine April issue scans + translated interview! – aramatheydidnt
Aya’s grown as beautiful now as she was when she was jailbait. Whoda think it?

KARA becomes the first girl group to be made into figure dolls – allkpop
Oh, but are they as anatomically correct as fans need them to be?

#9 Smile ☆Pocket (スマイル☆ポッケト) – Pure Idol Heart
Gaki continues to share idols we likely haven’t heard of, here…

#11 Pinafore (ぴなふぉあ) – Pure Idol Heart
… And here.