Showing posts from 2017

When You Feel Like Rocking, They Will Come A Knockin' - Yanakoto Sotto Mute - New Age Idols Feature

Photo Courtesy: YSM Official Twitter I'm going to be super honest about this. I have completely fallen for this group over the past few months. Now to admit, I'm not a big indie rock fan or a rock fan to begin with unless you are talking about 70s and 80s rock that my parents listen to still to this day. Yet thanks to this fantastic group, I got a ear opening experience unlike I have never heard in a long time. This group is so underrated that it is killing me. They are competing to gain some ground in a already swamped entertainment industry but I really think they have the talent to have great success. I happened to stumble across this group while on my vacation to Tokyo back in April of this year. I saw that their full debut album "BUBBLE"   was featured in the new release section at Tower Records in Shibuya of course. I picked it up to listen to because I was very drawn in by the cover work of that album so I put on the headphones and proceeded to

A Better Love Story Than Twilight - A New Age Idols Tale

Image Courtesy: Pixabay Let me start this off by saying that I am so, so sorry it has been over a year since I have written on here but I have a very unique story behind this that I hope you will enjoy. Over the past year, I sort of had a falling out with J-Pop. We had a very lovely relationship for over two years, we fell in love on a very lovely spring day. It was just perfect. If I had a rough day, she was always there to cheer me up if I was feeling blue and I felt like nothing would tear us apart. I even got to visit her parents on vacation every year since we first started out but I felt like I was just going through the motions every time I would visit her at home or at work. I never really felt all there. In the fall of last year, I hopped on a dating app and decided to see who else was out there. I of course hid this all from the love of my life, but it wasn't easy. I came across this profile on there and she looked really cool. She must have been really po