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NMB48 adds 23 research students in 2nd generation audition

On Sunday, idol group NMB48 revealed its newest recruits. 23 new research students have been added as part of the group’s 2nd generation audition. Their ages range from 11 to 18, with an average age of 14. NMB48 formed la...
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“Phoenix Wright” movie confirmed, starring Narimiya Hiroki, Kiritani Mirei, Saito Takumi

The rumored live-action “Gyakuten Saiban” (“Ace Attorney”) movie is now confirmed. As initially believed, Miike Takashi will direct the film, with Narimiya Hiroki starring as the protagonist Naruhodo Ryu...
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SKE48 moves to Avex, new single scheduled for July

Idol group SKE48 announced on Saturday that they are changing record labels to Avex, and their first single after the move will be titled “Pareo no Emerald,” scheduled for a July 27 release (which happens to be the ...
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cro-magnon guitarist Kosuga Tsuyoshi arrested for possession

Guitarist/bassist Kosuga Tsuyoshi (35) of the 3-member rock band cro-magnon was arrested on Saturday for possession of cannabis, violating Japan’s Cannabis Control Law. According to police, he stated that he acquired the ...
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B’z guitarist Tak Matsumoto nominated for Grammy

The nominees for the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards have been announced, and B’z member Tak Matsumoto (49) is on the list. His collaborative album with American guitarist Larry Carlton, titled “Take Your Pick,” is ...
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