Alan Smithee

Morning Cup o’ Music

Morning Cup o’ Music

I return from a long ass weekend in full on weeaboo mode, so prepare yourselves for a solid week of Kamui Gackt. Who’s that you say? Oh just click and you’ll find out! I got turned on to Gackt (no pun intended) years ago during the era of Napster or was it Kazaa when you […]

 Evan Burkey

Bay Area Hosts J-Pop Conference, VOCALOID To Be Featured

Bay Area Hosts J-Pop Conference, VOCALOID To Be Featured

Get your Miku on!

 Alan Smithee

Donate to the 2011 J-Pop Festival’s Kickstarter Page, Get Swag

Donate to the 2011 J-Pop Festival’s Kickstarter Page, Get Swag

It’s a win/win situation isn’t it? I mean, they’re not just asking for free money without giving you something in return. Seriously, if I were a San Francisco native, I’d be attending New People’s J-Pop Festival just to pick up the deliciously sweet crossover toy MIKU-KITTY.

 Alan Smithee

Hatsune Miku 39’s Giving Day CD – Review

Hatsune Miku 39’s Giving Day CD – Review

I wish I had the money to actually buy the blu-ray version of this concert, but until that day comes…I guess I’ll just have to settle on the Live CD version of this now infamous concert. Wait, you don’t know what I’m talking about?!? Oh, that’s right, I forgot that not everyone geeks out over […]

 Alan Smithee

Morning Cup o’ Music

Morning Cup o’ Music

I’m rather new to the Vocaloid scene that’s been ongoing in Japan for what seems like years now. I never thought I’d be the kind of person that would fall for virtual idols like this. But there’s the weeaboo inside of me that thinks that characters like this are just the first step to a […]

 Evan Burkey

Animucast #1 – You Asked For It

Animucast #1 – You Asked For It

The first Anime Podcast EVER!

 Alan Smithee

I Love Japan: Gackt – Mars

I Love Japan: Gackt – Mars

I’m venturing that a good portion of the people visiting this site (minus me, King, and Styos) don’t know who Kamui Gackt is. Let’s just say that the man is a huuuuuge star over in Japan and the subject of today’s I <3 Japan article, though more accurate to say his masterpiece album Mars.