Tag Archive: Morning Musume

Dancing Dolls – DD Jump

Dancing Dolls - DD JumpDancing Dolls’ new single DD Jump will be released on July 24.

DD Jump is an electro dance song sampled from Morning Musume’s Love Machine (Loveマシーン). Dancing Doll’s Asuka and Kyoka are happy with that as, when they were children, they started dancing on Morning Musume’s hits.

The CD contains 4 songs.

The limited edition comes with a DVD featuring the music video and a bonus footage.


Morning Musume Concert Tour 2013 Fall ~Chance~

Morning MusumeMorning Musume Concert Tour 2013 Fall  ~Chance~ (モーニング娘。コンサートツアー2013秋) will be held from September 21 to November 17.

The live performances will take place in Zama, Ibaraki, Hiroshima, Fukuoka, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, Sendai, Utsunomiya, Kobe, and Tokyo.


Hello! Satoyama Life Vol. 3 & 4

Hello! Satoyama Life Vol. 4Hello! Project’s TV show Hello! Satoyama Life (ハロー!Satoyamaライフ) Vol. 3 & 4 will be released on DVD on June 12.

Hello! Satoyama Life is broadcasted every Thursday night (25:00 ~ 25:30) on TV Tokyo. The program started airing on June 7, 2012. It is supported by Satoyama Movement.

Members from Hello! Project groups Morning Musume, Berryz Kobo, °C-ute,  S/mileage, and Mitsui Aika appear in the show. They experience a new lifestyle based on nature and agriculture. (more…)

Takahashi Ai in Merrily We Roll Along

Takahashi AiTakahashi Ai (ex Morning Musume) will play in the musical Merrily We Roll Along (メリリー・ウィ・ロール・アロング).

The musical will run from November 1 to 17 at The Galaxy Theatre, Tokyo.

Merrily We Roll Along is based on the play of the same name by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart.


Fukumura Mizuki 1st Solo DVD Mizuki in Guam

Mizuki in GuamFukumira Mizuki (Morning Musume) will release her 1st solo DVD  Mizuki in Guam on May 22.

The scenes were filmed in Guam in February 2013.

This DVD complements Fukumura Mizuki’s 1st photobook titled Mizuki which will go on sale one week earlier on May 15.


Fukumura Mizuki 1st Photobook Mizuki

Fukumura Mizuki 1st Photobook MizukiFukumura Mizuki (Morning Musume) will release her 1st solo photobook Mizuki (譜久村聖 ファースト写真集 『 Mizuki 』) on May 15.

The photo shoot has been done in Guam. Fukumura Mizuki faces basketball, cycling, and bodyboard challenges. It also includes pictures of Fuku-chan dressed as a waitress or wearing swimsuits.

The book comes with a bonus DVD featuring making-of footage.


Hello! Project 2013 Summer Cool Hello!

Hello! ProjectHello! Project 2013 Summer Cool Hello! will be held from July 27 to August 31.

2 different setlists titled Mazekoze! (マゼコーゼ!) and Sorezore! (ソレゾーレ!) will be performed.

Hello! Project Summer Tour 2013 will take place in Osaka, Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Hiroshima, Fukuoka, Sendai, and Sapporo.

Morning Musume, Berryz Kobo, °C-ute, S/mileage, Juice=Juice, and Hello! Pro Kenshuusei will participate in the concerts. The MCs will be Makoto and Mitsui Aika.


Mitsui Aika in Okujou Wonderland

Mitsui AikaFormer Morning Musume member Mitsui Aika will be starring in the stage play Okujou Wonderland (屋上ワンダーランド).

Okujou Wonderland will run 8 times between May 8 and 12 at Owl Spot theater, Tokyo.

Mitsui Aika will make her first appearance in a stage play since her graduation from Morning Musume in May 2012.


Kudo Haruka – Haruka ~Thirteen~

Kudo Haruka - Haruka ~Thirteen~Kudo Haruka’s solo DVD Haruka ~Thirteen~ (遥 ~Thirteen~) will be released in May.

It is the 2nd solo DVD from Morning Musume 10th generation member Kudo Haruka in the e-Hello! series. The title refers to her age.

The item can be pre-ordered at e-LineUP! from March 22 to April 10. It is also on sale on CDJapan.