Monthly Archives: January 2008

スーパーモンキーズ 恋のキュートビート/ ミスターU.S.A.

Recently Denadel had asked if I could upload the karaoke versions of "Koi no cute beat" and "Mr.U.S.A.", two songs that I didn't include in my recent Amuro Namie post. This single is out of print and both tracks are … Continue reading

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My attempt to try and catch up with technology…and yet I’m still behind.

My first smart phone!! BlackBerry Pearl! Remember pagers? I may have been too young when these were popular and besides no one needed to know where I was anyway! 😛 And then I became one of the last people on … Continue reading

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伊藤由奈xセリーヌ ディオン “あなたがいる限り~A World to Believe In~”

Collaboration releases: Abe Natsumi & Yajima Maimi/ Celine Dion & Yuna Ito single releases I was really surprised when I visited the mailbox late this afternoon and found that this Cdjapan order had already arrived! Both of these singles are … Continue reading

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Drama top 20…mmm 22.

Takenouchi Yutaka (CD jacket scan) Just a quick post before I head out on Friday night as I was just thinking about my all time favorite Japanese dramas. It seems that in the past I would find myself watching sometimes … Continue reading

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I literally just got the artist news mail from Cdjapan and ordered these a moment ago and now the limited edition is out of print already?!! Their new single is titled "Step and Go" and the LE has the pv … Continue reading

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Gomen nasai!

I'm so sorry that I wasn't able to respond to any comments left here today!! I was out for most of the day and only had time for a write up. I promise to respond to each and everyone the … Continue reading

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「Featured post」~Amuro Namie♥

Amuro Namie concert program (scan) Recently I’ve read some really great discussions on the idea of Hello! Project artists/groups venturing into overseas markets such as the U.S. and U.K. While most of the consensus agrees that such a move would … Continue reading

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Battle Royale! Hello! Project Style pt. 2 is now up!!

wu-san has just posted the next chapter in our little fiction joint venture! Visit wu-san's VOX site for continued reading. 🙂 Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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I wish I were there!!

Hello! Project shopping live from Japan! To be able to shop in Japan for Hello! Project merchandise must be both wonderful and treacherous to the bank account! Paul Thomas is enjoying a wonderful trip to Japan and along with his … Continue reading

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Mr.Children are Sakurai Kazutoshi, Tahara Kenichi, Nakagawa Keisuke, Suzuki Hideya. Perhaps one the most important posts that I ever write…with that thought…a deep breathe… The numbers speak volumes, but more importantly the music tells the tale of one of Japan's … Continue reading

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