Recommended Reading: July 4th, 2012
Thennary Nak’s Picks
Ikinari Ougon Densetsu – Tamamori’s Challenge Part 1 – J-Everything
Everything pops up onions for Tamamori as he turns a big mistake into a way of life.
YamaPi’s ERO-P Official Logo is a Huge P… – Musings of Delilah
And a look at those Yamapi boxers that will come with a special edition of his upcoming album.
[Drama Preview] Kojima Haruna’s “Megutan” : Good or Bad Move for KojiHaru? – Musings of Delilah
Delilah weighs some of the pros and cons of the role for KojiHaru.
July 4th ♥ 増田貴久 (Masuda Takahisa) – JE Anniversaries
With NEWS coming back and currently working with a stage play I am sure Massu is having a great birthday.
July 4th ♥ 赤西仁 (Akanishi Jin) – JE Anniversaries
Hopefully for Jin he is enjoying his birthday as well even though he’s had a rough year so far.
July 4th ♥ おりも政夫 (Orimo Masao) – JE Anniversaries
This date seems popular for Johnny’s talents as it is happy birthday for one of the surviving members of the Four Leaves.
Amuro Claims Best Opening Week for a Solo Act in 2012 – aramatheydidnt
Congratulations to the Queen of Hip Pop… though I’m thinking labelmate Hamasaki Ayumi will give her a run for the money.
Janken Tournament 2012 AKB48 and SKE48 Kenkyuusei Preliminary Round Result – MELOS no Michi
As we edge closer to the big event itself…
Selective Hearing’s Blogging Manual Part 1 – Getting Started – Selective Hearing
Greg starts off with some helpful advice; I look forward to the next part!
NSK Origins: Garry – New School Kaidan
Another personal history of how a blogger first became a wota.
SUPER☆GiRLS releases short PV for “Asu e STEP!” – aramatheydidnt
Bikinis? Sure, I’ll watch a little of this.
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu wraps up Pamyu Pamyu Revolution Tour amid tears – aramatheydidnt
She’s gone a very long way in a very short time.
Sexy, Free & Single, I’m ready to Bingo! – Shanimuni Paradise
Isilie is torn over the song but still manages to share some choice eyecandy.
T-ara’s DAY BY DAY, NMB48′s Mousou Girlfriend, and Super Juniors’ Sexy Free & Single MV Reviews – Wota (in training)
Mina shares hers thoughts on three recent videos.
Picking Favorites – Bikkuri Project
Celestia ranks the current Morning Musume line-up. I agree with the top two, but would switch their positions.
PASSPO☆??? – Pure Idol Heart
Candy looks over the decline of the idol group and how they got there.
Kagi no Kakatta Heya final impressions – Never Ending Music Power
I like the part about toilets best.
Suicide of Yellow Cab president a reflection of tough times in talent biz – aramatheydidnt
Most interesting is how AKB and younger pop idols have eaten into the gravure market.
~Manopajama – モーニングBerryz48
MB has even more Manoeri eyecandy to share with us.
Berryz Koubou x C-ute – Chou Happy Song – Selective Hearing
Greg deems this collaboration an impressive package from H!P.
Idols You Should Meet 015 – New School Kaidan
The tomboy of Team 4 takes her turn in the spotlight.
T-ARA – “Day by Day” – Konno’s Story
I’m still trying to figure out which member holds the title from this review’s first line…
Happy 4th of July! – Wota (in training)
That one shot of Yuko almost broke my fapping wrist.
Looks like our favourite little wota went on a tour of the… – Idols and Hollywood
I wonder if she gets her fellow Musumes to autograph her copies of the CDs.
Morning Musume 50th Single debuts at No. 2 – Chuu! Sugoi! Idol
The new Morning Musume is making a strong showing.
Brown Eyed Girls to release digital single in late July – allkpop
Something to look forward to!
티아라 – DAY BY DAY – Plastic Candy
Alvy praises T-ara for stepping up their game in this track-by-track review.
Transgender singer Harisu to make a comeback with new album for the first time in 5 years – allkpop
Great news for her fans! But will Lady ever return?