The first episode of Ladybeard's Kawaii Konnection!
1 Mar 2016 - 9:34 PM  UPDATED 1 Mar 2016 - 2:33 PM

Step into the world of Ladybeard

Who is Ladybeard? Are you ready for this?

Song with Shiori Tomita ‘Valentine Kiss’

Promoting the song on shows, performing outdoors in the winter cold in a maid’s dress. It's not easy being kawaii!

Ladybeard’s manager came to Adelaide to meet his family, do some business stuff – visited a wildlife park, she was very excited to see Australian animals

J-pop news – Kinki Kids new collab tour; GLAY new OST for a robot anime; HKT48 relocate studio; Perfume new OST for movie

How Ladybeard learnt Japanese

Started learning 2 years before going to Japan – had a tutor because his schedule was sporadic he couldn’t commit to classes

Types of movies/shows best to use for language learning 

Once in Japan and started getting work, he was forced to improve out of necessity – submersed in the language

BABYMETAL 2nd album announce – what it is like to attend a live BABYMETAL show? Participation is key! 

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Ladybeard's Kawaii Konnection radio show is live 8pm (AEST) every Tuesday.

How to listen

SBS PopAsia is streaming live 24/7 on digital radio.