Recommended Reading: May 2nd, 2012
Thehnnary Nak’s Picks
NMB48: Gearing up for the 4th AKB General Election – We’re Namba 1!
Kainzero worries how NMB48 is going to do in the upcoming elections.
JYJ’s Junsu Unveils Title of Solo Album and Main Single – Soompi
I will be checking out the single if solely because the title is a spell from Harry Potter.
Passpo☆ Adds Sister Group ‘palet’! – Pure Idol Heart
I guess the name means they’re going to cosplay as warehouse workers or something?
Hello Venus’ Yoonjo suffers an injury before the music video filming – allkpop
This truly sucks for the group. Personally, I’d rather all of them perform in the debut, even if the quality suffers a little or Yoonjo gets set aside. But given the stakes, I do understand the decision made.
Opinion Piece: Thoughts About Pledis’ Upcoming Group Seventeen – AfterSchool ❤
A much more eloquent take on why Pledis probably bit off more than they could chew.
EXILE – EXILE JAPAN – Selective Hearing
Greg finds the group coasting on this album, but can’t argue with success.
Nogizaka46 “Oide Shampoo”~ – Konno’s Story
KonnoAsami loves the song, but takes issue with the video.
Shiritsu Bakaleya Koukou ep. 3 review – Never Ending Music Power
Thennnary catches up on the JE vs AKB drama.
[IV] Kaho Takashima ~ Kaoru Kisetsu no Naka de – Jappydolls
I’ve seen her in a couple of other places, but this intrigues me to no end.
Idols You Should Meet 007 – New School Kaidan
The NSK boys pay tribute to NMB’s resident pervert.
Morning Musume Concert Tour 2012 Haru ~Ultra Smart~ Raw Concert Footage Available On USB – Hello! SayuNii
A good sign that the USB idea may catch on?
Sasshi vs Nogizaka46 – The 1st Day Sales Are In – IXA Ready
Wow, this turnout was unexpected…
Bad News: After School Will Undergo Another Graduation This Year – AfterSchool ❤
I’m guessing UEE wants to move on and focus on acting, but I could be wrong.
Kis-My-Ft2 to release new concert DVD – Never Ending Music Power
Free skate key with every purchase!
TaeTiSeo (TTS) “Twinkle” Music Video Review – I Am Ipodman
Ipodman doesn’t find anything new but appreciates the execution a great deal.
Brave Brothers has ambitious plans for his newest idol group ‘Big Star’ – allkpop
When Alex Chilton used that name, he meant it ironically. Not so much here.
Guess who received a cute birthday bash? – aramatheydidnt
The AKB girls sure know how to party!