Utaban (2004.07.29) Morning Musume – Joshi Kashimashi Monogatari (Tsuji & Kago Graduation)

April 12, 2014

Dear Readers, Well this was actually a great pick from Chibusasa. Given that we’re celebrating our 7th Anniversary, why not also pick a fitting Utaban episode of W’s graduation. Description by Chibusasa: Yet another oldie but goodie. This Utaban is (as given in the description) the final appearance of Tsuji and Kago as Morning Musume […]


Utaban (2003.10.16) Minimoni – CRAZY ABOUT YOU

November 20, 2013

Dear Readers, It’s time for another Utaban! Release Description: This time we get some love advice from none other than Minimoni! Hmm, dang haven’t heard the nickname, Tettekette, used in forever. Issues at hand, father-daughter relationships. Then we top off the episode with a performance of CRAZY ABOUT YOU. Enjoy! Staff: Translator: soranaka Lyrics Translations: […]


Utaban (2004.03.04) MM Sakura Gumi – Sakura Mankai – Otome Gumi – Yuujou ~Kokoro no Busu niwa Naranee!~

October 30, 2013

Dear Readers, Dang got to love that long filename. Thanks to sakuranodaimon for the RAW for this. Description: I’m sure we’ve all experienced this… STRESS! Let’s learn about these groups and how their stress levels are and how to relieve it. Then once we’re done with that, let’s enjoy their singles as they sing their […]


Utaban (2002.02.28) Morning Musume – Souda! We’re Alive

October 23, 2013

Dear Readers, Requested by: Levener, J-Triumf Special Thanks to jw042693 for the RAW Description by Chibusasa: Random project to get done by I was going through my HDD archives and found a copy of this RAW. Then I watched it and remembered how funny it was when the Yasuda-Daimyoji got introduced so I wanted to […]


Utaban (2000.08.03) Nakazawa Yuko – Shanghai no Kaze

April 12, 2012

Dear Readers, This is the last of our 5th Anniv. releases, and what a release, this marks our 600th release! Been a while since we’ve seen an Utaban right? So since it’s been so long, we thought we’d kick it super old school! Nakazawa Yuko is treated as a VIP! She gets the royal treatment. […]


Utaban (2004.05.13) W – Koi no Vacance

August 27, 2011

Dear Readers, Hope you’ve enjoyed our close to 1 week daily releases of Utaban! This is the last one as we just couldn’t get a 7th completed on time to make a full week. We tried to do one of each group/soloist to get at each fan-group, so it was a fun ride. Some W! […]


Utaban (2003.03.13) Matsuura Aya – Ne~e

August 26, 2011

Dear Readers, (This one is for you Mattthecat! {And all other Matsuura fans =P}) Just trying to hit a little of each old school group/soloist for these Utabans cause you know we all got our own niches. Description (by Siliqua): This latest release features Ayaya on Utaban, circa 2003, promoting her single “Ne~e?” Starts with […]


Utaban (2002.06.20) Melon Kinenbi – Natsu no Yoru wa Danger!

August 25, 2011

  Dear Readers, You know we like to keep things old school =P, well we try to appeal to all audience, so this one’s for the MK lovers! (As you recall we had that MK spree before, and this one just couldn’t make the cut) I believe this is the LAST unsubbed Utaban featuring Melon […]


Utaban (1999.10.21) Tanpopo – Seinaru Kane ga Hibiku Yoru

August 23, 2011

Dear Readers, Requested by: Itsmo Another Tanpopo appearance! And it’s Taka-san’s b-day, so they enter by singing happy birthday. Just what could the gift be? Then we move onto part 2 of Tanpopo going mainstream. They help out with the stage setup that they will be performing on. We get a performance of Seinaru Kane […]


Utaban (1999.01.12) Morning Musume – Daite HOLD ON ME!

August 22, 2011

Dear Readers, As promised and inspired by Jen/Bryan’s Wed, let’s kick off Utaban Week. And how appropriate is this episode? HOLD ON ME! Kicking it super old school! It’s the first Tokuban! Although it’s two hours, this isn’t =P Rivalry as the stage gets filled by both Yaen and MM. Then we get into a […]