After getting pumped over the gameplay trailer for Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash (wait, perhaps "pumped" is the wrong choice of words here?), King Baby Duck reviews the upcoming new Bryan Cranston/James Franco movie Why Him? (out on December 23). A piece on the J-POP Amino page has our host open up on why he doesn't often support Japan's idol scene, and why the upcoming winter series Gabriel Dropout should have fans of anime comedies excited. Finally, the Grammy nominations have been announced, and -- as usual -- KBD is none too pleased with who got some nods.
PLAYLIST (with album/single links):
- Puffy AmiYumi - Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds (from the album PUFFY AMIYUMI × PUFFY)
- SPITZ - Sawatte Kawatte (from the album Mikazuki ROCK)
- Sounds of Sputnik - Light Scheme [Haioka Remix] (from the New Born Remixed EP)
- Wake Up, Girls! - Bokura no Frontier (CD single)
- Shonen Knife - Tasmanian Devil (from the album Adventure)
- Scarlett Johansson (feat. David Bowie) - Falling Down (from the album Anywhere I Lay My Head)
- BRADIO - Red Car Chase (from the album POWER OF LIFE)
- Tamio Okuda - Easy Rider (from the album Matatabi)
- The Aquabats! - Radiation Song (from the album Myths, Legends and Other Amazing Adventures, Vol. 2)
- BACK-ON - Buzz Boy (from the album RELOAD)
- SPYAIR - RAGE OF DUST (CD single)
Coming at you hard like Steve Aoki with a cake, it's No Borders No Race: Episode Hyaku-Go-Juu-San!
The Boston Bastard Brigade kindly encourages you to support these artists, and buy their songs/album. You can find the majority of these releases on CDJapan.co.jp, Amazon.com, iTunes, the bands' official websites & Bandcamps, and your local record stores.
Promotional consideration for track three made by Shameless Promotion PR