The One Where KAT-TUN are the Poor OnesRunning Time:
26.06 MBDownload Links: MFHosts:
O P E N I N G
▪ Which Johnny's is a good singer? [ 1 ]
▪ Many people are DEFINITELY rated too high and some not high enough
▪ Is Ohno really the best singer in JE?
▪ Kimura, oh Kimura...
N E W S ( F E B 2 - 8 )
▪ To release new double a-side single [ 1, 2 ]
▪ ‘Mistake/Battery’ to be released February 27
▪ ‘Mistake’ to be next theme song for SMAPxSMAP
▪ ‘Battery’ to be used for Universal Studios Japan and is sung in ENGLISH!!
▪ Kayou-Kyoku, Feb 5 [ 1, 2 ]
▪ Countdown Top 50 singles that have sold 1 million+ copies in Heisei era (since 1989)
▪ List includes Seishun Amigo, Kinki Kids and .... *drum roll* SMAP!!
▪ Can you guess which singles?
▪ Kitayama says he's the one!
▪ Miyata insists they filmed their PV during a real rainstorm
▪ Esumi wants to see them dance in the rain on stage and poor Kitayama just looks confused
▪ First performance of ‘My Resistance ~Tashika-na mono~’, 6th new single
▪ Song changes feeling, kind of slight sad/thoughtful to uplifting
▪ Song and choreo were "good"
▪ Oricon Charts [ 1, 2 ]
▪ 'NEWS LIVE TOUR 2012' topped music-DVD and overall DVD charts with over 73,000 copies
▪ 5th consecutive #1 DVD for them. YAY!!
▪ Tegoshi on Pikaru no Teiri, Jan 30 [ 1 ]
▪ Lost soccer game so, as batsu, has to dress up as a girl
▪ ‘Yuko’ is too good at being a girl (-_-‘)
▪ Yuko has a boyfriend named TEGOSHI??? Only Tegoshi would be his own girlfriend :P
▪ Girls think Tegoshi is a ‘kimoi’ boyfriend but fight over Yuko. WTF? XDD
▪ Yamapi to be in Fuji TV SP [ 1, 2 ]
▪ Titled ‘Kindaichi Kosuke vs. Akechi Kogoro’
▪ Will play role of Kindaichi while Ito Hideaki will play Akechi
▪ Kindaichi is asked to find one of the missing family leaders of a family in a long feud
▪ Akechi is a reporter who takes an interest in Kindaichi exploits and follows him
▪ Pekepon, Feb 8 [ 1 ]
▪ Yamapi is there to promote Generation Tengoku
▪ Yanagihara (who played Pi's girlfriend in 'Monsters') is on this show
▪ Yanagihara flirts shamelessly with Yamapi and he offers her his contact info if she gets PERFECT
▪ Guests must guess a dish's price based on the reactions of the regulars who try the dishes
▪ Yamapi promises to trust Yanagihara (Oooohhhh!!) and this strategy works well UNTIL....
▪ Yanagihara shows off how well she knows Pi while he shows off how well he knows Ramen
▪ Yamapi has LINE?!? Melissa wants to be his friend on LINE too!!
▪ 8EST Tour to be released on DVD/Blu-ray [ 1, 2 ]
▪ To be released March 13
▪ Titled 'KANJANI∞ LIVE TOUR!! 8EST ~Minna no omoi wa dounandai? Bokura no omoi wa mugendai!!~'
▪ LE: Has a LOT of content!! (FOUR DISCS!!!) incl MC Digest
▪ RE: First two discs are same as LE except no ENDROLL
▪ Bluray: Concert content is same as RE but has additional extras
▪ KAT-TUN's Expose/Connect & Go single and PVs [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 ]
▪ EXPOSE PV was very disappointing and did not do song justice
▪ Where did all the money go?!?
▪ Metal bird and waterdrop effect was kind of cool
▪ Connect & Go should have been the A-side!
▪ Why does KAT-TUN keep picking the wrong single to be the A-side??
▪ Nakamaru's SNOWFLAKE PV is flashy and sparkly (*_*)
▪ Why no more beatboxing Maru?
▪ Making for PV was boring except for game corner
▪ Have to get cards out of box which gives them points
▪ Taguchi gets his hand cut off à la Roman Holiday XD
▪ Rest of songs on single are really good
▪ Nakamaru on Chubaw Desu yo, Feb 2 [ 1 ]
▪ Nakamaru teaches the host to beatbox…. Uh oh!
▪ Maru gets killed??? *BANG*
▪ Music Japan, Feb 3 [ 1, 2 ]
▪ As it is Setsubun, they have to guess what things are thrown at events around the world
▪ Their guesses are so random!! XD
▪ France: K: French bread! Macaroon! T: Mini Eiffel towers All: What?? Those would hurt!!
▪ Taguchi wants to go to event and Kame only wants to go if Taguchi is there (so he can hit him??)
▪ Finland: Kame: Shells N: Cellphones Perfume: CORRECT!!! N: WHAT?
▪ Ichiban Song Show, Feb 6 [ 1, 2 ]
▪ The BEST performance so far!!
Songs used in this week's podcast are from
TOKIO's 17 album.
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