One of my favorite games to play would be called Say What Are Idols Doing Because There Isn’t Enough Else Happening. There’s a short list of acts to use in those instances — usually because they don’t do a whole lot compared to others — and right smack in the middle of that list is 30Posse.
Typo notwithstanding, I’ll stand by that; every time I see a new tweet from @goodbyeidol, my butt clenches up a little bit. WHO’S IT GONNA BE THIS TIME?! Mostly, it’s idols nobody seeing this post has ever heard of; every now and again, though, it’s a group you know that’s going to disband, or even just a particular member on her way out.
Such was the case here. One half of the cool idol groups from Yamaguchi, 30POSSE, is saying goodbye to their leader: Continue reading →
I remembered that, in addition to their one-day tour to Korea, 30POSSE had popped up in some other news, and in looking for what that news was started playing through some live sets. Here’s a good one:
30POSSE actually looks different now; they held their live celebrating their third anniversary the other day, and in it unveiled a new member and tweak to their look:
Interestingly, that new member and updated look weren’t the things I thought I was looking for, either, and I still don’t really understand what they mean by “reborn,” but that’s okay. Maybe it’s just “we were fairly quiet since last summer but are now going to be busier” or something. That live set was pretty good!
I need some help with this next bit, though: In a month, they’re having an anniversary show, and they’re employing a rebirth theme, and this is looking like a farewell to some old members and hello to some new ones?