Category Archives: JPop

Former Hello! Project Training Nanami Tanabe To Debut With OnePixcel

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There is a new dance/vocal group set to debut next month (October 18th) that includes former Hello Pro Kenshuusei Nanami Tanabe. Tanabe is known for a number of activities in Hello! Pro such as Shugo Chara Egg! , becoming a regular on the variety show We Can☆ as a member…

Tsunku♂ Graduates from Hello! Project

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Vocalist for Sharam Q and legendary producer, composer and lyricist for Hello! Project has announced his graduation from the idol company. Tsunku♂ is seen as the father of Hello! Project groups by the current and former members. Tsunku♂ influence is strongly felt in the groups as he is known to…

Aphrodite Symphonic Idol Group

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Today I had the wonderful pleasure of having a short, but meaningful conversation with the staff of an re-born idol group. I had known about the group in the past at the time the group had nine members and was a ballet Idol rock group. Almost as quickly as they…

Screaming Sixties Punishing Idol Punk Rockers Release MV

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Idol Punk duo Zekkyou suru 60-do (Screaming Sixties) is an interesting mix of an idol group as one they use only twitter and live events to promote themselves, but more so the group members theme is that of Sadomasochistic Idols, in fact that`s how they describe themselves and the members…

La PomPon Sing For Detective Conan

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One of the new groups on the rise is La PomPon (Power Of Music, Pride of New generation) they call themselves girls’ vocal and dance unit, regardless of the fact they have all the decorations of an idol group. On September 16th 2015 they will release their third single titled…

Idol Group BPM 15Q Release Self-Produced MV

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self-produced BPM 15Q  (15Q is read as “Ichi-go-kyuu”) made up of Rinahamu (ex-BiS) and nicamoq (DJ with BURUMA CREW) have released their song and MV for BPM 15Q. The MV for BPM 15Q uses footage shot from various live events the group has had. For Idol fans in Singapore BPM…

Yumizu Sutoorii: International Independent Artist Releases New JPop Single.

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A couple of days ago I was introduced to an JPop inspired artists currently living in Sweden, who is originally from Chile. I`ve spent a little of this evening getting to know her better and discuss a little bit about working with her . Yumizu has a single that she…

Even Rebel Idols Have Rules, Saki Kamiya of POP Put on Indefinite Hiatus

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There has been lots of interests developing for the Idol groups BiSH (Brand-new idol SHiT) and POP (Period of Plastic 2 Mercy)  with our readers recently that the groups are starting to become daily topics for our readers.A lot of this growth has been due to these two groups’ anti-Idol…

BiSH to Turn Shibuya into CHEKi BiSH IF YOU CAN LAND

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The weekends are very important days for Idols across Japan; it allows them to play at multiple events, for larger than normal crowds and to try creative marketing skills. There are a number of lives taking place every weekend in Shibuya and BiSH has decided that after getting thrown out…

POP : Pretty Pretty Good Rebel Idols

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POP (Period of Plastic 2 Mercy) quickly make a return visit to our web site ,fresh off setting our website and Facebook ablaze with the news on the group being expelled from the largest Idol Music Festival in Japan. You can read my take on it and how I believe…