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LiSA in Sony Store Always

LiSA in Sony Store Always (19)

From as early as 8am, fans of Japanese singer LiSA queued up for a chance to meet the Japanese Singer at the Sony Store, 313@somerset for the LiSA in Sony Store Always event. Considering it was a Sunday morning where most would be sleeping in, seeing such an enthusiastic group of fans at the Sony Store is a testament to …

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AFA11: I Love Anisong Day 2 Coverage

In 2008, the first Anime Festival Asia (AFA) started with only two artistes performing on separate days of the festival in a cordoned off area of the event hall in Suntec City Convention center. The first I Love Anisong concert back then marked a segment of the region’s largest anime festival that fans would always look forward to, year after …

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The Top 10 Babes of 2011

In our POP Babe section this month, we decided to do something a little different for our year-end wrap up of babes who have graced this section of the magazine. Instead of listing the Babes of the year according to popularity, we’re listing them according to who we thought stood out best when we met them…..or at least were within …

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The Rise of LiSA

From her humble beginnings of a high school punk rock band to being selected as the singing voice of the character Yui in the anime Angel Beats, LiSA is no stranger to the Japanese popular culture. And now with a mini album “Letters to U” to her name plus touring and performing in Japan to sell-out crowds, this young lady …

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Growing up with Japanese Anime Culture

It is no secret that I am a huge fan of the Japanese Popular Culture especially everything related to Anime (or to the uninitiated, Japanese Animation). From watching popular Anime like Macross, Samurai X and Slam Dunk in my early years thanks to cable channel AXN to even buying VCDs of my favorite Gundam Series. And of course it doesn’t …

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LiSA

Born in Gifu prefecture, LiSA started her own band while in high school to catch on to the growing wave of punk rock. In 2008, she moved to Tokyo in order to further her musical career. In 2010, LiSA was chosen as the singing voice of Yui, the second singer of the fictional band “Girls Dead Monster,” for the hit anime Angel …

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Anime Festival Asia 2011 Preview

With high anticipation especially after the early sneak preview, many questions have been on Japanese Pop Culture fans around the region as they await news of the event that has captured the hearts and minds of many. And on a Monday afternoon in a cosy cafe, answers to these questions as well as some surprises that will definitely whet the …

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AFA11: I Love Anisong – Rock Your Soul!!!

With what looks like one of the biggest gathering of anisong artist ever to participate in an event outside of Japan, this year’s I Love Anisong looks to build on the momentum from the past 3 years to give fans an experience that they will remember. Featuring old favorites that have continued to trill fans over the years, plus rising …

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Anime Festival Asia 2011 Press Briefing

With many rumors abound since last year and with the fans all wondering what would be installed for the premiere Japanese Pop Culture event to be held here in Singapore, it was with great anticipation that many camped the internet social media mediums like facebook and twitter for live updates as SOZO and Dentsu Singapore held its first of many …

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