just sayin’ #7

Confession: It makes me uncomfortable looking at photos of CNBlue at airports, on their way to wherever, eating at restaurants etc. But it makes me cringe when the photos are taken at such close range. It’s not just CNBlue but celebrities in general, and Korean stars in particular. Sure, as public figures, it’s part of…

[blog] a degree in Arashi

Pop culture was my favorite topic in social anthropology and perhaps one of those times I didn’t really mind the gazillion of papers I had to write in university. So imagine my glee when I read that Meiji University offers a course on… wait for this… Arashi. After having gone back to school two years…

[crack] oh my GUTS!!!

Not-so-breaking news: Arashi will perform GUTS, the theme to Nino’s drama, in TOKYO DOME for SHIYAGARE.     In TOKYO DOME. For one song. Not even a concert. Or, as what they will call in K-pop, a showcase. Many artists dream of performing at KOKURITSU and TODOME. And here’s Arashi using it for one bloody…