Sakura’s J-Pop Corner – Scandal Are Playing The UK – Hurry Up And Get Your Ticket ! ! ! !

Scandal  - Japan's Best All Girl Pop Rock Band

Scandal – Japan’s Best All Girl Pop Rock Band

Scandal are the girls that put the Glam back into Glam Rock and they will be playing a concert in the UK on April 26th – so get your tickets now ! ! !

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Attack Of The Japanese Schoolgirls ! ! ! – Part 2 ! ! ! 

Schoolgirls ! ! ! Prepare To Attack ! ! !

Stand and Bow ! ! !  Lessons are about to start ! ! !

In the last class we looked at the history and development of the Japanese Schoolgirl Uniform and the also some characteristics of Japanese schoolgirls.  This week are going to concentrate on school girls in Japanese pop and rock.  So no talking in class and pay attention to the teacher.  There will be a test at the end and if you do not pass there will catch up classes during the winter break ! ! !

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He Said ~ She Said – We Speak Engrish ! ! !

But Mr P ! ! ! I told you the Takushii Driba did not speak Engrish ! ! !

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Engrish is so lomantic ! ! !

She Says:

Japanese borrows words from everywhere ! ! ! We  have stolen words from Chinese, Portuguese and of course English and made them part of our language.  We also learn English at school, so of course we can not resit showing of our English skills in our songs.   Putting some English into a song can make it sound cool to Asian people but singing in a second language can be dangerous ! ! !  But these tracks all feature English and we really love love them.  We hope you do too !  ! !

Speak Engrish punk!!!

He Says:

Herro Evelyblody ! I found this topic a little traumatic. I’d hate anyone to think that I was being anything other than totally affectionate and supportive towards the musicians here who bravely, nay, courageously, take English words and mangle them into submission in the cause of being totally hip and cool and stuff. I suppose it’s no surprise, really, “rock” is pretty much and American/English invention. Anyway, here’s some tunes we love and hope you do to. Doomu Aligatto for listening

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