Kyary Pamyu Pamyu: 100%KPP in the USA

There’s an ad currently airing in the US in which children imagine an island made of candy. On this island, waves from a soda pop ocean crash onto a beach of granulated sugar. A volcano spews hot fudge lava. The skulls of long-ago shipwrecked pirates consist of rock candy, and the bats and spiders are made of licorice. And if such an island existed, who would be performing cute sugary pop songs in its gingerbread theater? Kyary Pamyu Pamyu of course, wearing brightly colored cotton candy dresses with ribbon candy bows. […]


Kikka in Atlanta: Very Very Yes!

J-Idol Kikkawa You appeared at Anime Weekend Atlanta from September 28th to 30th, 2012. The soloist spent the weekend meeting with fans and performing some of her favorite J-Pop songs. […]


Berryz in America 2: NJ♥BK

On June 8-10, 2012, AnimeNEXT was held at the Garden State Convention Center in Somerset, New Jersey. This event featured Berryz Kobo’s second appearance in the USA. […]


Café Buono! in Paris

On Saturday and Sunday, February 11 and 12, 2012, Buono! was in Paris, France, to hold their first overseas events ever (a concert and two autograph sessions.) NMB was present at each of these events. Read on to see how it all went down!


Buono! in Paris: Concert Preview

Selective Hearing’s newest contributor is heading to Paris to see Buono! Here’s NMB’s preview of what one might expect from their upcoming concert. […]