Monthly Archives: December 2013

Pure Idol Heart’s 2013 Indie Idol Tournament Round 2 Part 6

Vote on yesterday’s post here! Block A GALETTe Debut year: 2013 Number of Members: 5 Hometown/Region: Kitakyushu Singles Released: 2 Latest Single: Jajauma to Yobanaide Website: http://galette.jpn.com/ Twitter: Interesting fact: Former HKT48 member Komori Yui is a member of this group! Sakuran Bom Bom Debut year: 2012 Number of Members: 9…

Pure Idol Heart’s 2013 Indie Idol Tournament Round 2 Part 5

VOTE ON YESTERDAY’S HERE Block C Telepathy Debut year: 2012 Number of Members: 5 Hometown/Region: Tokyo Singles Released: 3 Latest Single: Telepathy Mirai / Telepathy Sekai Website: http://telepathy.asia/ Twitter: @pipipitelepathy Interesting Fact: They’re “air guitar idols;” they pretend to play guitars while performing (but don’t really play them). Aither Debut year: 2013…

Pure Idol Heart’s 2013 Indie Idol Tournament Round 2 Part 4

Polls: OPEN Another day, another batch of idols to vote on! Remember that yesterday’s poll (that I had titled “part 2″, whoops, it’s part 3) is still open! Block A Tsubasafly Debut year: 2012 Number of Members: 5 Hometown/Region: Ota, Tokyo Singles Released: 2 (demo singles) Latest Single: Mada Suki…

Pure Idol Heart’s 2013 Indie Idol Tournament Round 2 Part 3

Polls: OPEN This tournament has been moving along quickly! There are a lot of interesting results so far. Remember you can still vote on yesterday’s groups! Block A  WHY@DOLL Debut year: 2011 Number of Members: 2 Hometown/Region: Sapporo, Hokkaidou Singles Released: 3 Latest Single: Fuwa Fuwa Party Website: http://www.cradle.jp.net/whydoll/pc/ Twitter: @cradle_records…

Pure Idol Heart’s 2013 Indie Idol Tournament Round 2 Part 2

Polls: OPEN Round 1 has been all voted for! We’re still figuring out the results and how to break that tie. But thank you for all your votes! Round 2 Part 1 is still open for votes, so go vote there now! And now, for today’s matchup! Block A  SPL∞ASH…

Pure Idol Heart’s 2013 Indie Idol Tournament Round 2 Part 1

Polls: OPEN Thank you to everyone who has participated so far! Polls for the first matchups are now closed. Polls for the second part of Round 1 are still open, so please vote if you haven’t had the chance to! I was asked earlier which groups are participating. The following…

Pure Idol Heart’s 2013 Indie Idol Tournament Round 1 Part 2

POLLS STATUS: CLOSED Thank you to everyone who voted so far! Yesterday’s post will still be up for another day, so if you haven’t had a chance to vote on that yet please do so now. However, to keep things moving, we’re going to try and put up a post…

Pure Idol Heart’s 2013 Indie Idol Tournament Round 1 Part 1

POLLS STATUS: CLOSED Since 2010, there has been an indie idol contest, the U.M.U award. Standing for Under Major Unitidol, this award looks for the top local idol groups in Japan and rewards the top group with a major debut. Since these are small groups, this is a very big…

Linda III Sei: Hayake Mahcine

Hayake Machine

Brazilian-Japanese Idol group Linda III Sei has been on the rise. Since their debt last year, they’ve appeared on TV shows, in magazines, and even performed at the famous Tokyo Idol Festival this year. Now, they’re back again for their third single, Hayake Machine. The group seems to be sticking…

Idol Video Focus: SRAM, Meguriai, CoverGirls, Aither, Bandjanaimon

SRAM

Time to take a look at some of the recent videos we added to the Facebook side of Pure Idol Heart. First up is the rock group that LinQ has put together called SRAM This song is really catchy and I have found myself replaying it a lot Meguriai This…