https://youtu.be/ihUBr8dn3pk Oshimen Time is back for the first time in 2019! This time we have Brian talking about his oshimen, READY TO KISS’ Miho Sasaki, giving us a little insight into how he got into idols, and also telling us a little story straight out of your worst travel nightmares (it’s okay though, there is … Continue reading Oshimen Time Episode 8: Miho Sasaki – READY TO KISS (Guest: Brian)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyr8G_xw750 I talked with Adam about DEADLIFT LOLITA and their songs, lives, international appearances, music videos, history, and more. We also talk about Ladybeard and Reika Saiki, how they rose to fame, Ladybeard and Reika's wrestling careers, what they're like as people, what it's like meeting Ladybeard and Reika, Ladybeard's time in LADYBABY, and the … Continue reading Let’s Talk About DEADLIFT LOLITA (Guest: Adam)
https://youtu.be/tq_AuoOn9Ss I talked with Chiima about her experiences at Hyper Japan and what it was like to meet and interview DEADLIFT LOLITA, LONDON BLUE, and Tokyo Flavor. She also tells us about their live performances. If you want to know what it's like to meet them and see them live or you want to relive … Continue reading HYPER JAPAN 2018 and Meeting DEADLIFT LOLITA, LONDON BLUE, and Tokyo Flavor (Guest: Chiima)
https://youtu.be/iKAUeVDJIEA It's time for the seventh episode of Oshimen Time! Check it out if you'd like to learn about Philosophy no Dance, Maria Sato, how you get the nickname Annuchan from Maria Sato, funky but chic idols, giving idols gifts, idols who stalk their fans on Twitter, and more!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F33U-lISS5U Want to learn about MNL48 but you don't know where to start? Look no further! I talked with Ellie, the host of the MNL48 Podcast, about MNL48, the ongoing audition process, our favorite MNL48 aspirants, the group's plans, what it was like meeting and talking with a number of aspirants, how you can learn … Continue reading An Introduction to MNL48 and Why You Should Support Them (Guest: Ellie)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmL-JpO_E_Y The sixth episode of Oshimen Time is live! Check it out if you'd like to learn about Rie Kitahara, what it's like meeting her, how Rie made one of the biggest comebacks in 48G, Rie's upcoming graduation and her future prospects, how a fan's oshimen can inspire them, the sousenkyo, NGT48 and its history, … Continue reading Oshimen Time Episode 6: Rie Kitahara – NGT48 (Guest: John)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5TMRdBdsXKQ&feature=youtu.be Some people say that once you become an idol fan, you stay in the fandom forever, but for Jade, that's not the case. In this podcast, we talk about 48G, Nogizaka46, Kamen Joshi, Jade's experiences meeting idols from those groups, why she left the idol fandom, and what she's into now!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IRQmVaSXiQ The fifth episode of Oshimen Time has been released! Check it out if you'd like to learn about Yuka Eguchi, Happippi, hanging out one on one with your favorite idol, being on your oshimen's birthday committee, and more! Even if you're not particularly interested in Yuka Eguchi/Happippi, I'd recommend skipping to 31:20 if you'd … Continue reading Oshimen Time Episode 5: Yuka Eguchi – Happippi (Guest: Rachel)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrM4JBkFTXo Idol Matsuri was the first, and so far only, idol convention in the US that featured Western guests Beckii Cruel, Ally&Sally, SHEawase, Beri! New Day, and DJ Amaya, as well as the Japanese guests Halko Momoi, RYUTist, and Aither. In this podcast, I talk to Allyson, one of the attendees, about what the convention … Continue reading All About Idol Matsuri (Guest: Allyson)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmJ779qkAWw The fourth episode of Oshimen Time is out! Give it a listen if you’re interested in learning about Sayaka Yamamoto, NMB48, what it's like meeting Sayanee, having the same oshimen for seven years, seeing NMB48 in the early days in Singapore, some of the ways you can feel connected to and show support for mainstream … Continue reading Oshimen Time Episode 4: Sayaka Yamamoto – NMB48 (Guest: Ven)