Recommended Reading: August 5th, 2012
Thennary Nak Pick’s
Arashi’s “Weirdly Cute” CMs for 24Hour TV – aramatheydidnt
A cute reminder of the annual fundraiser that is right around the corner.
Full tracklist and previews for “GIFT of SMAP” – aramatheydidnt
A sample of the upcoming album with songs by some great composers and even a Yamapi collaboration.
GTO Ep 05 Review – J-Everything
The new GTO brings a thrilling and thoroughly entertaining episode.
Kuro no Onna Kyoushi Ep 02 Review – J-Everything
While the drama continues to intrigue it still has to prove that it can do more than that.
Pyocopyoco Ultra (ピョコピョコ ウルトラ) – Wotutu’s World
Wotutu reviews Pyoco, and every aspect of it! She finds cuteness and disappointment, and like many, would prefer Kanashiki Koi no Melody to be the A-side.
Is This What Virginity’s Like? – Nia’s Wonderland
The PV has nothing to do with virginity!? Well, that’s ruined it for plenty of wota…
Your Favorite Generation Song – Nia’s Wonderland
So… what is your favourite Gen song, hm?
AKB48 Kenkyuusei Selection Inspection 2012 Results – MELOS no Michi
The research students are put to the test, with their positions in AKB on the line.
Recent unedited broadcast of T-ara on variety show set off negative reaction – allkpop
That’s not a good sign for any future comeback plans.
AKB0048 – Selective Hearing
Greg finds the series compelling as he goes into its details.
The Shounen Club 18 May 2003 review – Never Ending Music Power
Thennary coniders Yamapi’s role in the show in this latest episode.
~Watanabe Mayu♥ 「Otona Jelly Beans」 – モーニングBerryz48
MB does her usual thorough job reviewing the CD-DVD, starting with her favorite video extra.
“Love Tension” – 4Minute – Konno’s Story
KonnoAsami is impressed with the girls’ progress with this Japanese release.
Namie collaborating with “USAVICH” – Namie News Network
I guess Namie wasn’t satisfied with just being a Gundam character.
Union Jack is pop – Berryz Kobo International
Zush shares eyecandy of Buono! wearing the UK flag.
Power! Maturity! UNITE!!! – Sachika Misawa’s ‘Unite’ – Okay! Musume Time
Chiima is impressed with the seiyuu singer’s single…
Bring on the Power!!! – Sachika Misawa’s ‘Unite’ PV Review! – Okay! Musume Time
As well as her video.
Jmovie review: Boys on the Run – HamsapSukebe
The boxing plotline is what loses Akiramike.
Sakura Gakuin’s Tennis Club! – I ♥ Miyoshi Ayaka’s Idol Musings
A new club is formed, with music on the way.
Yua Saito ~ Sabra.net [2012.07.26] – Jappydolls
One of our favorite gravure idols in all her glory.