Recommended Reading: July 3rd, 2012
Thennary Nak’s Picks
I hope you are not prone to seizures – aramatheydidnt
A look at the Eight Ranger PV that of course is full of K8 goodness.
KAT-TUN tops Oricon’s weekly single chart with 18 consecutive singles – aramatheydidnt
KAT-TUN manage to keep their streak alive and remain only second to Kinki Kids for the record.
NMB48 / 妄想ガールフレンド – aramatheydidnt
NMB48 cat girls, can one really ask for anything more?
“Greeting~Iikubo Haruna~” E-Hello! DVD Announced – Hello! SayuNii
A beautiful video from a beautiful person.
“Chou HAPPY SONG” IOS App Released – Hello! SayuNii
Even more promotion for the song! Oh my!
Berryz Koubou – “cha cha SING” Tracklist Released – Hello! SayuNii
… They seriously gave Momoko a solo? Do they WANT my ears to bleed!?
AAA – 777 ~We can sing a song!~ pv – aramatheydidnt
A really nice song for summer!
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu used for sex? - aramatheydidnt
Haha, is this seriously true? If it is, then isn’t it just her business what she did in the past?
Girls’ Generation to become the first celebrities featured on stamps in Korea – allkpop
Let the licking jokes commence.
The Avex Apex: A Brief History of Trance-pop in Japan – appears
Today’s must-read is a fascinating history of how trance played out in Japanese music, especially through the work of Komuro Tetsuya.
씨스타 – ALONE – Plastic Candy
Alvy discovers Sistar in this track-by-track review.
Fairies members open individual Twitter accounts + ask for your wishing Tweets – aramatheydidnt
My wishes involving idols require over 140 characters and at least three restraints.
Fairies’ Upcoming Double A-Side: Tweet Dream / Sparkle – Wota (in training)
Mina prefers Sparkle over Tweet Dream.
NEWS to take the field – Never Ending Music Power
The foursome continue to blaze their own trail.
Berryz Koubou and C-ute – “Chou HAPPY SONG” – Konno’s Story
KonnoAsami is loving the video but less happy with the song.
~Fuzzy memories…”SmapxSmap, the one with the AKB48 medley and lots of ‘wan~wan’ style.” – モーニングBerryz48
I thought that sexy bending-over pose was a prerequisite to joining Johnny’s.
Happy 21st Birthday, AKB48′s Itano Tomomi! – Wota (in training)
Mina celebrates the idol’s birthday with a really nice profile of her achievements.
Pic of the Day – Your Opinion Doesn’t Count
Langdimus goes for the obvious. The gloriously perverted obvious.
Photo – Idols and Hollywood
Haruka larger than life? Where can I get one?
Hello Venus release digital repackage album single, ‘Like a Wave’ – allkpop
They look great in these photos!
Okay! Musume Digest! #6 – Okay! Musume Time
Once again, Chiima gathers the latest news and events with her usual twist.
Kagi no Kakatta Heya eps 7-11 – HamsapSukebe
Akiramike doesn’t like the changes in approach for the closing part of this drama.
Super Junior is Sexy, Free & Single; Gee, I Wonder Why? – Not Another K-Blog!!!
A rather scathing take on SuJu’s latest, taking them to task for a lack of growth.
NMB48: Cat Transformations in “Mousou Girlfriend” – Pure Idol Heart
Meika finds a generic pop song that’s just about saved by the PV.