Tag: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu and Yasutaka Nakata go hard with edgy electro MV “Mondai Girl”

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is back with her tenth single, the progressive J-Electro track “Mondai Girl” (“Problem Girl”) produced by longtime collaborator Yasutaka Nakata (Capsule, Perfume). In the anime and sci-fi flavored music video, Kyary adopts some surprising new looks, appearing in a retro pink ensemble, and as a dark, futuristic warrior. The song features a …

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu announces new single Mondai Girl

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s 10th single “Mondai Girl”, produced by Yasutaka Nakata (CAPSULE), will be used as the theme song for Japanese television series Mondai no Aru Restaurant. The single will also include the promo song “KISEKAE,” (Nintendo 3DS) and “My Room.” The limited edition comes with a bonus DVD featuring live footage selected from “KPP …

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Five J-Pop Picks for 2014: Idols, Mannequins and Kyary gets Sentimental

2014 Year-End picks by DJ Greg Hignight Here’s a look at what I enjoyed in 2014. It’s by no means a “best of” list. There was so much great music from Japan (and around the world). With that in mind, here’s a few of my choices for what made this year awesome in J-Pop! I’ll …

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu – Mottai Night Land (PV)

Only in Kyary’s world is a place called “Night Land” so colorful and full of whimsy.

J-Pop Summit in San Francisco announces 2014 dates

NEW PEOPLE, a dynamic entertainment destination bringing the latest examples of Japanese popular culture to North American shores, and the J-POP Summit Festival Committee have announced the dates for the 2014 J-POP Summit Festival. The popular annual celebration of Japanese pop culture, music, art, anime, fashion, and film will return to San Francisco’s Japantown and …

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Shiina Ringo x Yasutaka Nakata – J’ai trouvé l’amour (MV)

Shiina Ringo ups the body count on this special collaboration single with producer Yasutaka Nakata (CAPSULE, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Perfume). Killer dress, Ms. Ringo.

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu – Ora2 commercial

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu flies into action in this new Japanese commercial for Ora² toothpaste.

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu announces 2014 world tour

Fashion icon and Cool Japan spokesperson Kyary Pamyu Pamyu announced her second world tour on her official Facebook page, scheduled for early 2014. Schedule and info link: Feb 13 Seattle / Showbox at the Market Feb 15 San Francisco / The Regency Ballroom Feb 16 Los Angeles / Club Nokia LA Live Mar 5  Chicago / House of …

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Dazed Digital: Why Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is the Star of Tomorrow

2013 TO INFINITY: WHY PAMYU PAMYU IS THE STAR OF TOMORROW The J-pop princess turned 20 this year. Here’s why her hyper ballads are the sound of 2023 Article on DAZED DIGITAL: http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/16878/1/top-ten-reasons-to-become-a-pamyu-pamyu-fan

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu interview in Wall Street Journal

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu dishes on the true state of “kawaii” in the Wall Street Journal. “For me, ‘traumatic’ is the key word,” she says. “I want to traumatize people out of the way they think. I want to get different reactions. So some people think I’m crazy. But soon they find I’m also addictive. And …

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