With a lot of artists in Asian entertainment, sometimes we cannot keep track of who is releasing what and when. Here’s a quick breakdown of the most anticipated releases in this week. The title of each release links to you to YesAsia for more information or for preorder, because YesAsia is of course the best and most convenient place to order Asian entertainment online. More »
Happy Friday the 13th! So far my bad luck has consisted of getting sick and horrible weather. But that doesn’t mean all of you going out tonight have to suffer! I hope everyone attending the BoA party tonight enjoys themselves because I won’t be there myself.
Anyways here this week’s wrap up! I’m making this short this week because I lack sufficient health. More »
Well, I wouldn’t really say MiChi’s changing anything, but nevertheless, she’s a refreshing edition to the mainstream Jpop scene. The British-born vocalist doesn’t write any of her own music—surprise—but she dons her image well. You can tell the marketing team is trying to milk her British roots by playing up the pseudo-punk image, along with a dash of Pantone’d American Apparel love. But beyond her image, what matters most is that she knows how to tone down the nasal register so prevalent in Jpop (sing with your diaphragms, for the love of all things green and good). More »