Recommended Reading: August 10th, 2012
10 K-Pop Songs I Loved in July 2012 – Occupied Territories
It’s a blog to keep an eye on, as the writers do a K-pop roundup every month and they’re all incredibly detailed and well-written.
Thennary Nak’s Picks
Kanjani∞ to embark on stadium & arena tour in 2012…And other news! – aramatheydidnt
K8 continue to rock on in celebration of their eighth anniversary.
*Update* Saori Yoshida wins gold! – MomoEdgewood’s Mediawatch
Congrats to the Olympian and I’m sure Massu will keep his promise to her.
Info on new KAT-TUN regular TV series and Kis-My-Ft2 TV special – MomoEdgewood’s Mediawatch
KAT-TUN will continue to do things they never did before as Kisumai tries to prove that they’re not ugly idols.
HamaKisu 2012.08.08 Review – J-Everything
Kis-My-Ft2 finish up their kanji reading challenge as they make it up 10,000 stairs to do so.
PIH Live House : TIF 2012 Special – Pure Idol Heart
Lots of TIF videos for Dorothy Little Happy, Cheeky Parade and more!
Team N’s 3rd Stage Postponed (Again) – Melos no Michi
Disappointing news for NMB48 fans excited about a new stage.
~SMAP serenades Olympic gold – モーニングBerryz48
MB has another of her lovingly detailed reviews, this time of SMAP’s Olympic-inspired single.
[IV] Noriko Kijima ~ EDEN – Jappydolls
I haven’t seen recent work from her in a while, so this is pretty exciting.
Selective Hearing’s Blogging Manual Part 6 – The Future of Your Blog – Selective Hearing
Greg’s parting advice is half pep talk and half kiss-off, which I find impressive.
NSK Origins: Anthony – New School Kaidan
Anthony’s got a very fascinating personal history.
PASSPO sister group palet releasing debut album – aramatheydidnt
I’m still hoping for the baggage carrier theme to take root.
~ Thinking outside the bun♥ in celebration of her new shashinshuu, Risa ‘forgot’ her underwear~♥… – モーニングBerryz48
Ahh, more eyecandy courtesy of MB.
The sound of Beginners! – Never Ending Music Power
Thennary explains why this soundtrack album is of particular interest to her.
CCM’s CEO Kim Kwang Soo celebrates his birthday with Gang Kiz – allkpop
I’m not sure if this makes him more or less of a douchebag.
“LOVE THE WORLD” Covers & Tracklist Revealed – Perfume City
Because fans absolutely hate clear photos of their idols on CD covers.
sakiaii: 心から↑↑↑↑ Y’know I was on the fence about… – Idols and Hollywood
The pic of Sayummy and Winky with Kishidan is simply wonderful.
SM Entertainment and JYJ to have another trial in September – allkpop
This doesn’t bode well for a reunion.
Erina Mano stars in latest Kamen Rider movie – madara_blog
Madara looks at Manoeri’s role in the movie with some nifty screencaps.
NMB48 Geinin Ep1-2 – Shoujiki Media
The start of a new series with helpful summaries of the show, explaining the humor along the way.
Impressions: Never Gonna Stop! – New School Kaidan
The NSK gang have a relatively positive reaction to Buono!’s latest.