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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Is Coming Back To London

As we reported earlier this year, J-Pop superstar Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is celebrating her fifth anniversary as a recording artist by embarking on her third world tour, and Irish fans will be happy to hear that she has officially announced a date in London. The 5ive Anniversary Monster World Tour will take over London’s KOKO […]

Music Monday: Bubble Feels

Who doesn’t love that infectious bubble pop, the tunes that are always there at the back of your head! The tunes that you’ve got a little dance routine plotted out in your head (most of which revolves around shakin’ ya booty) for complete with a near perfect lip sync. They’re the happy smiley songs we […]

Japanese 3DS Advert Is The Kawaii-est Thing Ever

You combine j-pop super star Kyary Pamyu Pamyu and the cutest array of Nintendo characters in alternative costumes and you get this… the cutest commercial ever for a Nintendo 3DS! Kyary lends her popularity to the handheld console, the ad (despite not speaking a word of Japanese) clearly revolves around the new interchangeable face plates […]

Review: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu – Pikapika Fantajin

What’s the difference between pop and J-pop? What makes Japanese pop music distinct enough to earn that mysterious prefix that so many insist on giving it? Do those distinctions still matter in an increasingly globalized music industry? Can anyone actually answer these rhetorical questions? Well, yes actually; J-pop superstar Kyary Pamyu Pamyu can, and on […]

Interview: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu

It’s a surreal moment. On a balmy April evening, the streets of London’s Shepherd’s Bush are overrun with scene kids, gothy teens, puzzled parents and kawaii queens. To describe the audience in attendance for tonight’s show at the O2 Empire as a “mixed bag” feels like the understatement of the century. Imagine a limited edition […]