Archive for February, 2011

Would global 48 groups even work?

I orignally wanted this to be part of my Taiwan48 post, but this post was way too…

Aki-P announces Taiwan48

A few years ago AKB48 producer Akimoto Yasushi voiced his interest about spreading the AKB48 franchise globally,…

I spot Kusano!

As some of you may know I am completely a Kusano creeper. Mostly because I miss him…

Morning Musume-Maji Desu ka Ska short preview

The radio show Young Town played the short version of Morning Musume’s Musume’s upcoming single Maji Desu…

SDN48-Ai Juseyo PV preview

AKB48’s adult themed sister group, SDN48, announced they will be releasing a new single on March 23rd…

I have not yet been unimpressed with Not Yet

Even though the PV preview for Not Yet’s debut single was just released a few days ago,…

9th gen Momusu sings Maji Desu ka Ska on Bijou Gaku

Yesterday’s episode of Bijou Gaku aired a segment that showed the 9th practicing and recording their lines…

Not Yet-Shuumatsu Not Yet PV preview

A PV preview has just been released for AKB48 sub-group Not Yet’s debut single Shuumatsu Not Yet….

NYC-Yume Tamago PV preview

A PV preview of NYC’s upcoming 3rd single, Yume Tamago, was released during morning news show Zoom…

AKB48 to release first album this April!

Now, it might sound stupid but I was under the impression that AKB48 already released albums. I…

Akanishi Jin-Eternal PV preview

With just 8 days until the release of Akanishi Jin’s first solo single, Eternal, we finally have…

no3b are less than works of art

The PV for no3b’s 6th single Answer was just released. I have to say I am pretty…

Berryz Koubou-Lady Gaga ni Narou ka?

The PV for Berryz Koubou’s upcoming single, Heroine ni Narou ka, has just been uploaded to their…

YuiKaori-Shooting Smile preview

YuiKaori’s upcoming 4th single, Shooting Smile, isn’t being released until April 6th. But King Records has decided…

Arashi become Lotus-Eaters

The PV for Arashi’s upcoming new single, Lotus, has just been released. In it what seems like…

C-ute-3ban hoomu 3ryoume preview

Another song from C-ute’s upcoming 6th album, Chou WONDERFUL!6, has just been released. The theme of C-ute’s…

No3b-Answer PV preview

AKB48 sub-group no3b released a PV preview of their upcoming new single Answer. This is also the…

Tanaka Koki has a new hairstyle

KAT-TUN made an appearance on yesterday’s Heyx3 episode. But what made the episode really interesting was that…

I spent my Valentine’s Day with Akimoto Yasushi

The title of this blog post is of course misleading. But I did indeed spend a fraction…

Itano Tomomi to release 2nd single this April

After the phenomenal success of Dear J, it was announced at a live event for Dear J…

C-ute-Chou WONDERFUL preview

I have just realized that I didn’t write anything about C-ute’s upcoming 6th album. I really want…

Maybe Jin might not fail in the US after all

During an interview before his concert at the Budokan Akanishi Jin announced that his debut US single…

Kisumai to debut in May!

It was revealed at today’s Kis-My-Kt2 concert that the Johnny’s Junior group will be making their long…

Berryz Koubou-7 Berryz Times track list

It was released about 2 weeks ago that Berryz Koubou will be releasing their 7th album on…

Akanishi Jin-Eternal preview

Akanishi Jin’s first Japanese solo single is being released on March 2nd. And of course there’s a…

NYC-Yumetamago preview

With a little less than a month until the release of NYC’s 3rd single, Yumetamago, we finally…

Morning Musume announces 45th single!

I don’t know if anyone has noticed but lately I haven’t been blogging as much as I…

Arashi-Lotus radio preview

With less than a month until the release date, we finally have a full radio rip of…

Berryz Koubou-Heroine ni Narou ka preview

The radio rip for Berryz Koubou’s upcoming single, Heroine ni Narou ka, was finally released. The concert…

Dream Morning Musume-DoriMusu 1 track list

Now, as all of you may know already I am insanely happy about the formation of Dream…