After performing a successful reception at Abbey Road Studios, SHINee has created high expectations amongst the Japanese press.
On the 21st, multiple Japanese news outlets, including Sports Hochi, Junichi Sports, Sankei Sports, Sports Nippon, Nikkan Sports and Daily Sports published extensive reports of SHINee's showcase in London.
In particular, Sports Hochi described the sea of fans waiting front of Abbey Road Studios as "there hasn't been such fever since the Beatles. To perform at a sacred place where masters such as Stevie Wonder and Rod Stewart have performed is the first milestone for Asian artists. SHINee has taken the first step towards making their mark in the global music scene."
The SHINee members also expressed, "We wish to go down in history just like the Beatles."
Junichi Sports, Sankei Sports and other newspapers also reported, "SHINee is the 'Beatles of Asia,' first Asian artist to hold live session in Abbey Road Studios" as the newspapers' headline article, stating that "SHINee displayed their full potential and showcased their excellent dancing."
SHINee will release their debut Japanese single "Replay" on June 22nd and will attend "MTV Music Video Awards Japan" in Chiba on June 25th.
Source: SPN [http://news.nate.com/view/20110622n14545?mid=e0101]
Posted by: junchan @KOREABOO