In 1997, the original Petty left the duo, and a new Petty filled her spot. In November of 2002, the original Booka also left to take care of her baby and was replaced by Candy Eyeslugger's Maiko. The current "Petty" and "Booka" hail from Chiba and Saitama, Japan.
The band has found some fame in Austin, Texas, participating in SXSW's (South by Southwest, a music and festivity-oriented organization of Austin) Japan Nite project. The project holds concerts and puts out a new album every year.
Cartoon Network's Ben Tenacious success: give an ordinary ten year old boy a watch-like gadget that can turn him into ten different aliens, and faster than you can say XLR8, a kids TV phenomenon is born. Cartoon Network Asia Pacific tells Television Asia Plus how the Ben Ten franchise has taken hold in the region.(marketing & events)
Oct 01, 2008; FOR those readers who have been on another planet, or don't come into contact with pre-tween boys, Ben 10 is Cartoon Network's...