GK PV Play: The Play's the Thing Edition

Many music videos are released every month in Japan to promote the latest single or album coming out. Though we often talk about the music videos that accompany the music we review, some PVs slip through the cracks. This week we task our lovely writer with the difficult job of reviewing some of the recent vids to make their way all the way from Japan to our computer screens in the US.

 

Sakanaction - Boku to Hana
EXILE - All Night Long
NYC - Haina
BUCK-TICK - Elise no Tame Ni
Shiina Ringo - Jiyuu he Michizure

 

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Gaijin Kanpai Ep.157 - "Kamen Kanpai"

Games and Shows. Shows with Games. Game Show!

 

157 - Kamen Kanpai
GK Game Show!
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I love Game Show week on GK. The problem is that prepping for them is a pain in the arse. Researching. Drawing up a game board. Figuring out points. Me being horrible at the actual games. These are things I like to avoid, AND AVOID THEM I HAVE! Thanks to "Kamen Kanpai", I don't need to prepare a damn thing! Pick a Japanese celebrity, bring up their wikipedia page and then treat the contestant as if they are them until they figure out who they are. Genius! I had a blast playing it and, if you guys like it, it's something we can do fairly often in place of a single review since it's so easy to put together. Let us know in the comments!

 

I want to apologize to the faithful listeners who come to the uStream. "Kamen Kanpai" works great on the uStream, but whether it was my internet or uStream being sucky, it didn't go too smoothly. Hopefully next week will be back to normal!

 

"Well, when you're the guy who presents the Notes..."

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