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Arashi – Ashita no Kioku/Crazy Moon ~Kimi wa Muteki~
May 29, 2009, 3:44 pm
Filed under: Arashi, Johnny's Entertainment, Jpop

Arashi’s latest double A-side single “Ashita no Kioku/Crazy Moon ~Kimi wa Muteki~” was released earlier this week. “Ashita no Kioku” is the theme for Sakurai Sho’s drama “The Quiz Show” while “Crazy Moon ~Kimi wa Muteki~” is a CM song for Kose. The single is released in three versions – two limited with DVDs, and one regular with karaoke tracks – and no b-sides are included.

I was on vacation so I’m a little late with my write-up; by now, if you cared about Arashi you’ve probably heard the songs already. If you didn’t, maybe you should, because this single is amazing.

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Alright – I’m in for GIRL NEXT DOOR
May 19, 2009, 1:38 am
Filed under: GIRL NEXT DOOR, Jpop

I never understood why GIRL NEXT DOOR was such a big hit in Japan. Yes, they’re pretty much avex’s nostalgic pet project, but why did the public catch on? How did the public get to like them? Why did they get onto Kouhaku when they have yet to have a big hit?

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