Category Archives: J-rock

Mariya Nishiuchi – Love Evolution

She is releasing her latest double A-side ChuChu/Hello there days, but here her debut song “Love Evolution”!
I admit I have a certain bias for her 😀 Since when she was being Nozomi Sasaki’s back dancer in Lotte Fit’s commercial 😀 She is definitely pretty uh?

English Translation

When we got lost after parting from everyone
your impatient face ended up smiling
Since the very beginning I noticed that
you were looking at me as if you had some kind of feeling

To you who are off guard The Kiss is the Love Potion
the 2 of us in the city on the weekend Love Evolution
Hey! Hey! Love Evolution
Hey! Hey! Love Evolution
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7!! Seven Oops – Lovers

This song brings back memories since it’s the first song I have ever translated ^^
Beside that, it’s an awesome and meaningful song.
2 lovers can reall overcome everything if they stay and fight together.
So sad that “my” lover let the difficulties win instead 😦

English Translation

Now that you shed your tears
crying like a sobbing kid
Even if we can’t see tomorrow anymore, I’ll protect you
I looked up and stared at the summer sky Read the rest of this entry

Changing blog contents: Lyrics Translation!

Ok Ok, I am really bad with blogs!

I am not really a person with a good perseverance and this goes against keeping a blog active 😀

But there is something I like to do and I already do for another site: translate japanese lyrics.
I think it’s a fun and interesting way to practice the understanding of the Language and an even better way to learn new words. Read the rest of this entry

My 2015 Asian Chart!

Every year I am used to make a video chart of the japanese and korean songs I liked the most during the year that just finished. So, this year is no exception.. and here my 2015 video chart!!

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what’s the future of j-pop and k-pop?

I don’t listen only to J-Pop/J-Rock but also to Kpop. I think it offers something that japanese music doesn’t offer and its sounds reminds me of the music that I was used to listen to when I was young, that is basically my fav genre of music. Depending on my mood, there are periods where I listen mostly to J-Pop/J-Rock and periods where I mostly listen to Kpop. but I had the feeling that the level of music dropped in the last pair of years.
J-Pop often sounds the same. It’s not so strange that new songs are very similar to songs 7-8 years older. That’s one of the reason that pushed me toward Kpop. Kpop is usually more innovative but lately it seems like they wanna copy american music a bit too much.. Maybe some of you like it, but I don’t 🙂 Read the rest of this entry

My New Blog is Up!!

Hello everyone!

This is the first time I am gonna write a blog so I feel kinda lost ^_^

Why did I take this decision?!? Well, simply cause no one of my friends or any other person around me has the least interest for the things I like the most 😦  Not even the girl I am dating cares 😦  She is more like embarrassed by.. hmmm.. my being different.

So what I am gonna talk about?? I am gonna post about my biggest passion in life: Japan!

I will focus in particular in learning japanese language! I will post “lessons”, articles and stuff to help who is out there and is learning this beautiful language! I’m not a teacher, my japanese is not that great, but I hope to be helpful to everyone is just getting started!

Japanese language is cool, but there will be space for other stuff related to Japan, especially music. I almost only listen to J-Pop/J-Rock, but maybe I will also talk about K-Pop. Not directly related to Japan.. but oei, it’s cool music 🙂

I can’t promise to do not talk about stuff happening in my life or other random things. Sometimes I need to vent, sometimes thoughts randomly comes out of my mind and I don’t know how to stop them 😀

I hope to meet many other persons interested in Japan like me and many many many persons who are learning japanese! We can surely help each other 🙂

I think I am done with my first entry, I wanted to make it short but ok, I don’t like to stick to plans 😀

Cris ^_^

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