The Alternative Idol Podcast Ep. 5: Drollrum Please

Once again we are back with the best (only) English language podcast about Alternative Japanese Idol music on the internet! We chatted about the news of the week, some videos and I even think there might be a joke or two in there. We, Terry (Ramenshuriken), Garry (Idol is SHiT) and John  (Straight From Japan) always have something entertaining to say, and it might even be informative.

Oh, we also did a give-away. That was super fun.

In the news this week

  • All of the fallout from the WACK auditions
  • Details of BABYMETAL’s upcoming summer tour of Japan
  • DEADLIFT LOLITA announce their first US appearance at Anime Midwest in Chicago
  • Broken By The Scream add a new member and announce their first one-man show
  • Zenbu Kimi no Sei da, GANG PARADE and BiSH offer up previews of their upcoming releases

We also share our thoughts on MVs from Living Dead I Dolls, Mistress, Hachimitsu★Koutei, BILLIE IDLE and Malcolm Mask McLaren.

Multiple audio formats available of all our podcasts at archive.org

We are now available on Stitcher, Pocket Cast and now on iTunes

The Alt Idol Podcast Ep. 4: This Podcast is WACK

After a one week break we are back with the fourth episode of the Alt Idol Podcast. Believe it or not, your very favorite personalities, Terry (Ramenshuriken), Garry (Idol is SHiT) and John  (Straight From Japan) had some things to talk about. I know, it is weird, right?

We also had a special announcement!!!! It is a GIVE-AWAY! Details in the podcast.

In the news this week

  • Zenbu Kimi no Sei da. song preview and CD release info
  • A recap of the first few days of the WACK auditions
  • BABYMETAL announce a headline show at the Palladium in LA
  • Yukueshirezutsurezure finally launch their international fanclub
  • NECRONOMIDOL add a ton of rarities to their online store
  • BiSH announce details of their upcoming CD releases

We also share our thoughts on MVs from The Idol Formerly Known As LADYBABY, CY8ER, Yanakoto Sotto Mute and DEADLIFT LOLITA.

Multiple audio formats available of all our podcasts at archive.org

We are now available on Stitcher and Pocket Cast

Zenbu Kimi no Sei da. Is Super Nice To Us

Well, is this the new way of doing things? Conomomental’s ぜんぶ君のせいだ。(Zenbu Kimi no Sei da.) is switching up the game and letting us preview the whole upcoming single at once. Hell, we even get the cover art. Since it is only a two hour window, here we go.

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Zenkimi Is At It Again

It seems that every time a Codomometal artist has a release upcoming they kind of suck all the fun out of getting the actual release. So ぜんぶ君のせいだ。( Zenbu Kimi no Sei da.) does it again, and not even a day of rest. This one is slightly less denpa than yesterday’s offering. As usual just a two hour window.

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Zenbu Kimi no Sei da. Hits Us With A Sneak Attack

Earlier, ぜんぶ君のせいだ。(Zenbu Kimi no Sei da.) teased us with an “Announcement at 22:00 post”. OK, what will it be? They just dropped a Mashiro solo song on us. Will it be another solo by one of the other girls? Another video? My mind was just reeling with possibilities. 22:00 came and what happened, a Twitcast. Dejected I went on with my day.

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What Does It Mean…… Zenkimi’s Mashiro, Solo

In a slow week for news it seems that everyone was just waiting for me to sleep. It is obvious that this was on mind of ぜんぶ君のせいだ。 [Zenbu Kimi no Sei da.] when they dropped a two hour preview last night. But this wasn’t just any two hour preview……

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Alt Idol Podcast Episode 1: Technical Difficulties

Well folks, here it is, the first in a line of many podcasts. Your humble hosts, Terry (Ramenshuriken), Garry (Idol is SHiT) and yours truly, John (Straight From Japan), do our best to bring you the news and other happenings from the world of alt idol. I think we do a pretty good job for a bunch of first timers, of course you will have to be the real judge. So put on your seat belts, it is sort of a bumpy ride.

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Zenbu Kimi no Sei da. Announces New Single

ぜんぶ君のせいだ。(Zenbu Kimi no Sei da.) has announce a new, untitled, single to be released on April 26, 2017. According to their discography page it will contain three tracks. Other than that we really have no other information.

They did include this photo with the post.

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*画像はイメージです。 (this roughly translates as: this is just an image)

Official Website: http://kiminosei.com/