Steve takes a look back at his most important idol releases of the massive year of 2013 with some background of how they got there.
A recap of the last handshake event Selective Hearing and New School Kaidan attended in Japan.
Selective Hearing and New School Kaidan were in the house for SKE48′s October 26 concert at Kobe World Hall.
The second of the 3 planned handshake events was at Makuhari Messe for NMB48′s Bokura no Eureka. Standing in pouring rain, lots of waiting and touching of Japanese idols follows.
Selective Hearing’s admin goes to Yokohama to touch AKS idols and lives to tell his tale of conquest and failure.
Selective Hearing and New School Kaidan will be in Japan from October 17 – Nov 2 to do a whole bunch of stuff. Keep it locked for live updates during the trip.
The final pre-Japan 2013 trip covers what happened last year and discusses some of what Greg will be doing for the site while he is in the land of the rising sun.
A discussion on the role of solo artists in the current idol boom. Are they a dying breed or do they still have their place?
AKB48′s 2013 Janken Tournament has ended with a senbastsu member taking center for the group’s 34th single with the resulting fallout of stupidity commencing shortly after.