Category Archive: Lifestyle

Oct 22

purpleSKY – Archive Only

Thanks to all our contributors and readers for a great 5 years with purple SKY magazine.  Purple SKY will remain an archival site, but we will no longer be publishing new material.  Here are some links to current projects by some of our great contributors. Boo Stewart – Kathy Chee – Dave Cirone …

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Jul 16

[press release] 2012 J-POP SUMMIT FESTIVAL @ New People San Francisco

Annual Weekend-Long S.F. Pop Culture Celebration In August To Present Video Game-Inspired Artists And DJs Including Random Encounters, The Glowing Stars, SpaceKraft, DJ Amaya, and Vex Mode.  August 25-26, 2012. San Francisco, CA, July 12, 2012 – NEW PEOPLE, a dynamic entertainment destination bringing the latest examples of Japanese popular culture to North American shores, invites the Bay Area …

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Jun 18

[press release] L.A.'s UTB Music TV to Extend J-Pop Video Show

June 17, 2012 – Los Angeles television station UTB 18.2 will extend the on-air time of its J-Pop music program, “UTB Music TV”. Beginning July 7, 2012, UTB 18.2 will air new episodes of the music video program for 30 minutes every Saturday from 10pm – 10:30pm, with repeats at various times every weekday. “UTB Music TV” features …

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Jun 07

[press release] Anime KARAOKE MA'★ iPhone App

Master your Anime songs on iPhone and compete the score with your friend, or plug it in to your speakers and converting your room to your own Karaoke Box, Anime KARAOKE MA’★brings you the experience that you become so addicted!! If the key is too high, don’t worry! Anime KARAOKE MA’★ supports the real time …

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Apr 30

[review] Vivid Covers – A 20th Anniversary Tribute to L'arc~en~Ciel

As cover albums go, Vivid Covers chose a tough act to follow.  Twelve tracks of some of L’arc~en~Ciel’s most memorable songs covered by relatively unknown musicians.  Though Cleopatra Records is known for releasing compilations and cover albums, Vivid Covers is the first to cover a well known Japanese artist. “Niji” was boring the first time …

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