Recommended Reading: September 12th, 2012
Thennary Nak’s Picks
KAT-TUN Fumetsu no Scrum PV/ Radio/ in the Dark – aramatheydidnt
It look’s like Tanaka Koki took most of the budget for his PV, but at least this one has awesome Junno choreography.
Himitsu no Arashi-chan 2012.09.06 Review – J-Everything
Jun and Sho bust out some English in this fun to watch episode.
Acchan Scandal, Comparison of Japan & South Korea’s Music Industries, +Other Fun Stuff – Wota (in training)
Mina shares her thoughts on Acchan’s night out, leading to a thoughtful comparison of the Jpop and Kpop idol industries. A long read, but worth your time.
Perfume- “Fake it” Full PV – Neaux Clicked on It
Neuax mentions this as the noisiest he’s ever heard Perfume, which sounds like a plus to me.
PSY breaks US iTunes Top 10 Chart with “Gangnam Style” – allkpop
Our daily King Of Hallyu coverage continues.
Psy to perform “Gangnam Style” on NBC’s ‘Today Show’ – allkpop
It’ll be interesting to see how the hallyu faithful will represent.
NSK Origins: Malcolm – New School Kaidan
Another fascinating look at how one of the NSK gang became an idol fan.
~The world will never forget… – モーニングBerryz48
MB shares Tackey & Tsubasa’s song about the 9/11 tragedy.
The Shounen Club 7 December 2003 review – Never Ending Music Power
Thennary is caught off-guard by this episode being NEWS-less.
Orange Caramel releases ‘Lipstick’ album + MV – allkpop
Looks like a lot of fun!
Hump Day Eye Candy Extravaganza – Your Opinion Doesn’t Count
Langdimus has some absolutely gorgeous Koike Rina.
Idol Round Up #2 – Pure Idol Heart
SUPER☆GiRLS, BiS, and Tsunku’s cafe idols are covered this time around.
jphip: Vanilla Beans (バニラビーンズ) in [Miss actress] Vol.136 月刊… – Idols and Hollywood
It’s nice to see the duo showing their lovely gams again.
PASSPO meets German Metal! ‘WING’ PV + Covers – aramatheydidnt
I like the chains on the second cover.
Hello! Project Winter 2012 Concerts – madara_blog
Madara does his usual, thoroughly screencapped job reviewing these DVDs, taking special note of the new members.
2chan Says the Darndest Things Vol. 15 – New School Kaidan
The relatives making comments was the best part.
Five Decent Side Projects From KARA – seoulbeats
A thoughtful review of each of the solo efforts on Kara’s latest release.
°C-ute’s Done it Again – Shanimuni Paradise
Tsukiki’s happy with how C-ute’s latest single charted.
Ex-Youtube Dancers “Dancing Dolls” debut (Mega post, kind of) – aramatheydidnt
At least thiss fledgling idol group starts with an established fan base…
Momoko Mizuki ~ Image.tv [2012.09] – Jappydolls
Another Momoko for your consideration.