Okay, Honey Emperor, Now I’m Paying Attention

Have you seen? It’s time for the Homicidols Fund Drive! Where else would you go for the most random stuff in entertainment?

I’ve been a little rough on Honey Emperor (Twitter) in the past; for reasons possibly tied to the fact that their outfits are particularly ridiculous and (okay, fine) a little bit of guilt by association that has nothing to do with the idols themselves, I couldn’t personally get into them, and I let that get in the way of doing what I’m allegedly supposed to be doing, which is providing a conduit to loud idol music and bonkers-ass performances for the hoped-for continued growth of the fandom.

So, in the interests of turning over a broader leaf: Hey, look, Honey Emperor! They have a new single, their fourth, coming out in a couple of weeks, and here’s the MV for “Empress,” the title track:

Thanks, Chris!

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Can We Get Some Kind of Agreement on Honey Emperor?

I feel like I’ve known about this group for a long time, and it’s definitely since November, and here I am and it’s almost June and I still don’t know if I want to do anything. Like, you know how something can overwhelm you? This whelms me. Nonetheless, I am not the ultimate arbiter of anything, not even my own meal choices, so please don’t take my blase attitude as anything more than one Maniac’s opinion. Judge for yourself.

I am very curious to see where other folks stand here. Honey Emperor on the web, Twitter.