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  • AKB48's Maeda Atsuko attends 2PM's arena tour

    December 14, 2011 @ 6:39 pm

    On December 14th, AKB48’s ace Maeda Atsuko was in attendance of the 7pm show for 2PM’s arena tour “ARENA TOUR 2011 ‘REPUBLIC OF 2PM’”. Maeda has previously attended other concerts by Korean artists, such as Big Bang, but this time she seemed to have gotten a bit more out of it. Maeda praised the boy group, “After work finished, I went to 2PM’s concert with the staff :-) Their singing and dancing was so powerful that it gave me a ton of ene

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  • Matsuyama Kenichi attends the pre-screening for the first episode of "Taira no Kiyomori"

    December 14, 2011 @ 5:35 pm

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  • MISIA releases short version of "SMILE" PV

    December 14, 2011 @ 4:36 pm

    Soul singer MISIA is releasing a new cover album, "MISIA no Mori -Forest Covers-" on December 14th. The album is full cover songs from various artists including Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, and Chaplin. The album is her first cover album and will contain ten tracks in total. The song "SMILE", originally by Chaplin, will be used as the theme song to 3DCG animation "friends Mononoke Jima no Naki". The animation will be released nationw

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  • Performances from December 12th's 'Coming Soon!!'

    December 14, 2011 @ 3:21 pm

    This week's episode of 'Coming Soon!!' hosted a plethora of different artists. TBS's midnight music program aired performances from Kis-My-Ft2, mihimaru GT, moumoon, SDN48, visual rock band SID, and Weaver. Check out all the performances after the jump! - < Kis-My-Ft2 - 'We never give up!' > - < mihimaru GT - 'One Time' > - < moumoon - 'Uta wo Utaou' > - < SDN48 - 'Gamjatang Bojou

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  • Acid Black Cherry releases full "Crisis" PV

    December 14, 2011 @ 2:31 pm

    At the end of November, Acid Black Cherry released a preview of their upcoming single, "Crisis". "Crisis" is the fourth installment of Acid Black Cherry's 5-consecutive single releases and will be released on December 21st. Check out the full PV below! - Thanks for all the tips!

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  • Plastic Tree announces new single + live house tour

    December 14, 2011 @ 12:15 pm

    Rock band Plastic Tree has announced that they'll be releasing a new single titled "Joumyaku" on February 29th! "Joumyaku" is Plastic Tree's first single after transferring to FlyingStar Records. The single will come in 4 different versions: Limited Edition A, Limited Edition B, Regular Edition A, and Regular Edition B. Both limited editions will come with a live recording of "Joumyaku" from the band's Taiwan concert, and each DVD will con

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  • Japan Box Office Report – December 10th/11th

    December 14, 2011 @ 10:05 am

    [caption id="attachment_209846" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption=""Kaibutsu-kun" / "Kamen Rider x Kamen Rider" / "Real Steel""][/caption] For the weekend of December 10th and 11th, "Kamen Rider" took over the box office chart, followed by new entries "Real Steel" and "Genji Monodatari". The new "Kamen Rider" feature-length movie, "Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Fourze & OOO: Movie War Mega Max" attracted

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  • Performances from this week's 'Music Japan'

    December 14, 2011 @ 7:56 am

    Earlier this week, we posted AKB48's performance of "Ue Kara Mariko" on 'Music Japan'. Following up, we now have performances from Johnny's group Kis-My-Ft2, J Soul Brothers, Perfume, and 2PM. Check out all the awesome stages after the jump! - < 2PM - 'Ultra Lover' > - < J Soul Brothers - 'Refrain' > - < Kis-My-Ft2 - 'We never give up!' / Perfume - '575~VOICE' >

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  • Kitagawa Keiko, Maya Miki & Ashida Mana attend stage greeting for "Magic Tree House"

    December 14, 2011 @ 6:13 am

    On December 13th, Kitagawa Keiko, Maya Miki, and Ashida Mana attended a stage greeting for their upcoming anime film, "Magic Tree House". Kitagawa, who tried voice acting for the first time as the main character 'Jack', commented, "I did my best. I saw the original version, but it feels like my voice doesn't belong." Hearing this, Maya thoughtfully complimented, "I thought it was a man providing the voice, but when I found out it was Kitag

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  • Kato Rosa gives birth to her first child in France

    December 14, 2011 @ 4:37 am

    It's been reported that actress Kato Rosa has given birth to her first child on December 13th in France! Kato married professional soccer player Matsui Daisuke back in June, and announced that she was 4 months pregnant. Since then, Kato moved to France to be with Matsui, and the couple had been carrying out a healthy marriage towards childbirth in December. The two met last fall through a mutual friend, and started dating early this yea

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