Category Archives: Featured

「Featured post」~Sena & Minami♥

~La La La Love Song (piano solo)~ There’s a great possibility that you’ve watched this one too! And there are those special dramas which further draw and endear themselves to the viewer and a few weeks ago I found myself … Continue reading

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「featured post」~Beauty & the Ham♥

Starring C-ute’s: Yajima Maimi as Beauty~♥ & Suzuki Airi as Ham~♥ Happily this most unique live release once again became available after an initial pre~order period at which time this release had gone out of print much to my surprise … Continue reading

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「featured post」~尾崎豊 Japan’s icon in focus

~Ozaki Yutaka~ (November 29, 1965 – April 25, 1992) Rare is it that we are graced with such open beauty, expression and talent….all so effortless and relatable and yet so moving and tragic in its poignancy. (all photos scanned from … Continue reading

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「Featured post」~「TGIF!」Idol♥’s unzipped on way back Fridays~ presents Qlair (Volume 29)

Idols♥ very much like beauty while timeless go through fashion trends and the like being a sign of the times and with each post presented here each Friday I’ll be selecting a few articles to scan or sharing old clips … Continue reading

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「Featured post」~鍋子

I honestly haven’t been this moved and impressed by a solo artists’ release in ages and while Acchan has steadily and surely endeared herself to me there’s always that singular moment when you fully realize just how much and liken … Continue reading

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「Featured post」~The Hangover III

Starring… 大島優子 北原里英 指原莉乃 横山由依 So I got both LE’s type A & B for Not yet’s “Suika BABY” and officially its pv provides one of the most no holds~barred over the top fun times you can have while your … Continue reading

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「Featured post」~必死剣鳥刺し (Highly recommended viewing)

“Sword of Desperation” (“Hisshiken torisashi”) portrays the life of Sanzaemon Kanemi (Toyokawa Etsushi), a highly skilled swordsman appointed as chief protector to his lord. While financial ranks are widely drawn the lord’s concubine Renko sways his decisions without constraint or … Continue reading

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「Featured post」~指原莉乃「それでも好きだよ」

This post has been in queue for awhile now unfinished and while all that’s happened since its release nothing about this release has been dampened even in light of Sasshi moving to HKT48, this solo debut single of hers most … Continue reading

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「Featured post」~Fuzzy memories…”SmapxSmap, the one where Tsuyoshi is Spiderman Oh and there’s SpiderGoro too…(^q^)!”

…..hm so how did it all come to this ↑↑? Spiderman’s “true” identity revealed to all and he’s calling for help?? Let’s rewind a bit to find out =D! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~ ~~~ ~ Looking back into the vaults … Continue reading

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「Featured post」~The Girl Next Door of our Generation

山椒は小粒でも{ぴりりと}辛い。 Mano Erina releases can be ordered @ Cdjapan Mano Erina releases can be ordered @ HMV Japan ~Mano Erina “My Days for You” (original pv)~ ~Manocamera~ ~Manobutt~ ~Manobeach~ ~Manowet~ ~Manobikini~ ~Manoplay~ ~Mano Erina “My Days for You” (Bus Ver.) … Continue reading

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