Monthly Archive: February 2016

Feb 26 2016

YANAKIKU releases Osaka tour documentary

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Japanese pop duo YANAKIKU has released a behind-the-scenes video documentary of their February 13th visit to Osaka, their first concert in the city in over 10 months. The girls board the shinkansen for their journey to the February 13th “Wonder World” concert event at the popular FANJ Twice live house, sampling local foods and giving …

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Feb 24 2016

Toho releases short PV for Perfume’s “Flash”

Toho, the film production and distribution company behind several Studio Ghibli films, has teamed up with electro-pop hitmakers, Perfume, for their latest film, Chihayafuru (ちはやふる), hitting Japanese theaters this coming spring.   The film will be released in two parts. The first film, Chihayafuru Kami no Ku (ちはやふる上の句), will be released March 19th. The second, Chihayafuru Shima …

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Feb 24 2016

Arashi to release 48th single, Fukkatsu Love

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On the heels of the release of their most recent promotional video, boy band giants Arashi, will be releasing a brand new single on February 24th.   The newest PV for Fukkatsu Love (復活 Love) has made some rounds as it features Ikuta Toma, fellow Johnny’s & Associates talent, as the main star. Arashi, or Johnny’s groups …

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Feb 22 2016

STARMARIE’s new single chosen as theme song for Onigiri anime

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STARMARIE’s new song “Hime wa rankiryu☆goikkosama”, has been chosen as the theme for Onigiri, a new anime airing on TOKYO MX TV starting April 6. The song will be released by Bushiroad Music on a single (“Stella and Subaru’s Love Story in Space”) on April 20. The announcement was made at STARMARIE’s sold-out solo show …

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Feb 17 2016

Dream5 – Do you wanna dance? (Dance Video)

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Feb 16 2016

namie amuro – LIVEGENIC 2015-2016 Digest

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Namie Amuro fans can preview the energy, spectacle, and non-stop dancing of the singer’s LIVEGENIC 2015-2016 tour. The DVD/Blu-ray drops March 2.

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Feb 15 2016

STARMARIE debuts new look in collaboration with PUTUMAYO and Rion

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STARMARIE continues to break ground with their cutting edge fashion collaborations. The fantasy idol unit recently debuted a new look from internationally popular Harajuku street fashion brand PUTUMAYO and costume house Rion.

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Feb 14 2016

KISS collaboration with Ukiyo-e Project at Morrison Hotel Gallery

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Last year, Momoiro Clover Z has released their Oricon chart-topping single with KISS, titled “Yume no Ukiyo ni Saitemina”. Fans will recognize the dramatic and classical Japanese artwork style from those releases as the Morrison Hotel Gallery celebrates the Grammys and the legacy of KISS with a career-spanning exhibit featuring the KISS x UKIYO-E Project-. …

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Feb 14 2016

Hitomi Noda of READY TO KISS is ready to kiss you in non-alcoholic wine commercial

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Hitomi Noda of seven-girl idol unit READY TO KISS, whose catchphrase is “filling the world with kisses” is to star in the online commercial for Shonan Trading Co, Ltd’s (based out of Yokohama, Kanagawa) authentic nonalcoholic sparkling wine, Duc de Montagne Rose. VIDEO The commercial song is READY TO KISS’s major debut track, “Top Secret …

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Feb 13 2016

Corpse Party starring Rina Ikoma hits Blu-Ray and DVD, with sequel coming in 2016

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Corpse Party, the smash hit film adaptation of the popular manga and video game, brings the frights and thrills home on Blu-Ray and DVD. The release hits just as a sequel has been announced for summer 2016. The original 2015 film featured Rina Ikoma (Nogizaka46), Ryosuke Ikeoka, Nozomi Maeda, and Jun.

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