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  • Ohori Megumi reveals her salary during her days in AKB48

    October 10, 2014 @ 6:10 pm

    On October 9, talento Ohori Megumi updated her blog revealing her salary during her days in AKB48. Ohori, who shared that she visited Ueno the other day, started, "I felt nostalgic about the past when I was living in Ueno during my days in AKB48." She then revealed, "My pay back then was 45,000 yen (approximately $418 USD), so with the rent and utility bills, I was barely scraping by. There were times when I would live off of 29 yen bean sprouts

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  • Kanjani8, Sandaime J Soul Brothers and more to perform on October 17 broadcast of 'MUSIC STATION'

    October 10, 2014 @ 5:01 pm

    TV Asahi's music program 'MUSIC STATION' has revealed the artist line up for its October 17 broadcast. Next week's episode will feature performances by 7 artists; Kanjani8, Sandaime J Soul Brothers, SEKAI NO OWARI, Naoto Inti Raymi, Nishino Kana, Nogizaka46, and Hata Motohiro. You can check out the full set list below.  ==="Itta Janai ka" - Kanjani8"C.O.S.M.O.S. ~Akizakura~" - Sandaime J Soul Brothers"Dragon Night" - SEKAI NO OWARI"LIFE" - Naoto

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  • Tackey & Tsubasa's new album to have the theme 'entertainment'

    October 10, 2014 @ 2:28 pm

    It's been revealed that Tackey & Tsubasa will release a new album (currently untitled) on December 3.The album will have the theme "TakiTsuba Entertainment" featuring a variety of genres from rock to disco to Latin to Showa music. It will be released in 4 different versions: Limited Edition A, Limited Edition B, Regular Edition, and TakiTsuba SHOP Edition. Additionally, Tackey & Tsubasa will hold a live tour in December. After holding 2 shows at

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  • Flower unleash PV for 'Akikaze no Answer'

    October 10, 2014 @ 12:53 pm

    E-girls sub-unit Flower has unleashed the PV for their new single "Akikaze no Answer" that's slated for release on November 12.The PV was directed by Kubo Shigeaki who was also in charge of Flower's PVs for "Nettaigyo no Namida" and "Shirayukihime". It features scenes of the ladies singing and dancing while being surrounded by a flower chandelier, flower objects shaped as hearts, and fallen leaves.   Besides the title track, the limited edition

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  • Superfly to release 'Ai wo Karada ni Fukikonde' in November

    October 10, 2014 @ 12:05 pm

    Superfly will release her new single "Ai wo Karada ni Fukikonde" on November 19.The singer's 18th single is a powerful rock tune that's being used as the theme song for TV Asahi's drama 'Doctor X ~Gekai・Daimon Michiko~'. It will come with 2 coupling tracks titled "You You" and "Closet". There will be 20,000 first press editions released that will come with a DVD featuring Superfly's performance on Fuji TV's 'Bokura no Ongaku' which recently aire

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  • MAN WITH A MISSION's new song used in CM for Shiseido's 'The Collagen'

    October 10, 2014 @ 2:32 am

    MAN WITH A MISSION's new song "falling" is being used as the CM song for Shiseido's 'The Collagen'. "falling" comes about 7 months after the band released their last album "Tales of Purefly". It's a rock ballad that was written just for the CM. Details on the song's release have not been revealed at this time.  The CM stars Goto Kumiko who shows off her beautiful back. You can check it out below. Source: natalie

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  • Gouriki Ayame collaborates with Ishii Tatsuya for a cover of 'Wakarete mo Sukina Hito'

    October 10, 2014 @ 2:27 am

    Gouriki Ayame's third single "Kuyashii Kedo Daiji na Hito" will include a cover of "Wasurete mo Sukina Hito". For this song, she collaborated with Ishii Tatsuya's vocal group 'Ishii Tatsuya to Tokyo Del Amigo'. This is Gouriki's first cover song as well as her first duet.  This collaboration was planned out because Gouriki and her staff "wanted to do something fun" for the single. "Wasurete mo Sukina Hito" is Purple Shadows' hit song f

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  • ONE OK ROCK to release a new album in February

    October 10, 2014 @ 2:05 am

    ONE OK ROCK has announced that they will release a new album (currently untitled) in February of next year. The band held a successful 2-day concert at Yokohama Stadium in September. Their new album is reportedly being recorded overseas.   In related news, ONE OK ROCK will release their documentary film 'FOOL COOL ROCK! ONE OK ROCK DOCUMENTARY FILM' on DVD and Blu-ray on November 12.Stay tuned for more information on ONE OK ROCK's upcoming album

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  • Sheena Ringo unveils short PV for 'Arikitari na Onna'

    October 10, 2014 @ 2:05 am

    Sheena Ringo has unveiled the short PV for her new song "Arikitari na Onna" which will be included in her upcoming album "Hi Izuru Tokoro".  The song describes "an ordinary woman who is unexpectedly made to stand on a bare stage called life". Directed by Kodama Yuichi, the PV beautifully portrays the "ordinary woman" in the style of a play. "Hi Izuru Tokoro" will be released on November 5. Source & Image: natalie

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  • Check out the trailer for movie 'Kuragehime'

    October 10, 2014 @ 2:04 am

    The trailer for the upcoming movie 'Kuragehime', featuring SEKAI NO OWARI's new song "Mermaid Rhapsody", has been revealed through its official website and YouTube. 'Kuragehime' is a live-action adaptation of Higashimura Akiko's manga and it stars actress Nounen Rena. SEKAI NO OWARI was inspired to write "Mermaid Rhapsody" after visiting the movie's set.  'Kuragehime' will open in theaters nationwide on December 27.Source & Image: natalie

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