October 2016 archive

Guso Drop – Guushin (MV)

Guso Drop has released a video for the title track of their upcoming EP Guushin (偶神). The video gives a feel for the chaotic nature of one of their live performances and puts you right in the middle of it.   Guso Drop Website: http://gusodrop.info Via: Straight From Japan

Namie Amuro – Dear Diary (MV)

“O-M-G… hey why you lookin at me…?” Namie Amuro embraces her inner shinigami in the new music video for “Fighter” from the film Death Note Light up the NEW world.

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maidreamin brings Akihabara’s maid culture to the Middle East for ANI:ME Abu Dhabi

Japan’s internationally-famous maid cafe maidreamin will present authentic and fun maid service at ANI:ME Abu Dhabi October 27-29. The three-day event is a celebration of Japanese popular culture, showcasing the best of anime, manga, cinema, music, and games, as well as anime-influenced comics, animation and films from around the world. maidreamin will bring kawaii delight …

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PassCode to release first major-label single Miss Unlimited

PassCode will release their first major-label single “Miss Unlimited” on October 25 from Universal Japan. Formed in Osaka in 2014, PassCode is a Japanese idol group who mixes the concepts of the loud rock and idol genres. In April 2015, PassCode performed TRIAL of NEXTAGE, their first one-man concert, at Shinjuku BLAZE in Tokyo. They …

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Maison book girl – cloudy irony (MV)

Starmarie’s Hiroka loves her Adventure Time!

Starmarie Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starmariejapan Starmarie Hiroka’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/HIROKA_104

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Tomomi Itano reveals triple jackets for 2nd album Get Ready

Tomomi Itano’s second full album will be released November 2 in three different editions, with bonus content including a photo book and music video DVD. The ex-AKB48 model/singer has just unleashed her hot new music video for the new track, “OMG”. Itano will also release a live DVD “Tomomi Itano Asia Tour 2016 [OOO]” at …

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Tomomi Itano hits the gym in OMG music video

Ex-AKB48 member Tomomi Itano has released the music video for her new song “OMG”, from her forthcoming album Get Ready, due for release November 2. For international fans, there’s just enough English to get her point across. Look out for the dance-break mid-song — not for the faint of heart.

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Super Sonico Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Special Website and Announcements

Nitroplus mascot Super Sonico celebrated her 10th Anniversary in Japan this week with several announcements and a special website. In her first decade of representing the successful video game company, Super Sonico has been portrayed as a fashion model, university student, and aspiring musician (with her band FAV – First Astronomical Velocity). The theme of …

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FES☆TIVE paints the night red at Kawasaki Club Citta

Matsuri-themed idol unit FES☆TIVE performed a solo show at Kawasaki Club CITTA on October 10 in celebration of member Yuna Sakamoto’s birthday. Beginning with “Dondoko Matsurythm Moeagare Taiko-chan”, the group performed a total of fifteen songs. FES☆TIVE were passionate about their camaraderie: “If FES☆TIVE didn’t exist, I wouldn’t exist,” said Sakamoto to leader Reia Shiozaki. …

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