Recommended Reading: August 4th, 2012
Thennary Nak’s Picks
HamaKisu 2012.08.01 Review – J-Everything
Kis-My-Ft2 helps teach the viewers kanji as they face their latest challenge.
Documentary program featuring Johnny’s Jr. to be aired on NTV – aramatheydidnt
Exciting news for Junior fans and those interested in learning more about how Johnny’s works.
Hey! Say! Jump Arrives in Taiwan – aramatheydidnt
HSJ arrive for their other leg of their Asia tour to a screaming crowd of fangirls and a granny.
Gaijin aidoru group releases cm for mini-album – araatheydidnt
1) I hoped they wouldn’t release anything, and 2) This is cheesy, but the message is nice.
Girls’ Generation celebrates 5th anniversary – allkpop
And here – according to Kpop superstition – their troubles will begin.
Idol Group :Babyraids – Pure Idol Heart
Kikuchi Ami of Idoling!!! is mentoring this new idol group!
Has Dakota Rose forged her U.S. passport to prove she’s “16″? – aramatheydidnt
I don’t know if this should fascinate me, but it does.
CCM’s CEO Kim Kwang Soo apologizes through a hand-written letter – allkpop
Angry T-ara fans egg Core Contents Media building – allkpop
Clip of the Day – Your Opinion Doesn’t Count
Going back to Old School. Or Edo School.
Kalafina – After Eden Special Live 2011 – Konno’s Story
KonnoAsami does a track-by-track review of this album concert.
~「TGIF!」Idol♥’s unzipped on way back Fridays~ (Volume 32) – モーニングBerryz48
MB dishes up some vintage Hirano Aya eyecandy.
Are We all Really Shallow? Superficiality and K-pop – seoulbeats
For me, at least, superficiality is one of the main pleasures of idol pop.
How did we get here? – is this love
Kath shares how she became a fan of Jpop. Once again, Koharu is at the center of it.
Impressions: Kibou ni Tsuite – New School Kaidan
The NSK gang share their thoughts on NO NAME’s debut.