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New PV Alert: PINK CRES. – Pretty・Cute・Future

Filmed during their opening slot at the last Buono! concert, “Kirei Kawai Mirai” starts with an introduction of the girls (so when I gush over over Kobayashi Hikaru you’ll know who I’m talking about). With electric guitars forming the backbone of the arrangement, seems like it might be at odds …

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New PV Alert: PINK CRES. – fun fun fun

Don’t call them “Miyabi Factory” anymore! PINK CRES. may have the girl’s party theme of the summer with the incessantly catchy “fun fun fun”. Follow Miyabi, Hikaru, and Yuuka on their trip to the ocean and you’ll get nothing but positive messages, bouncy rhythms, and a fashionably cute time. If …

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New PV Alert: Pimm’s – WA!!

Full of summer feeling, the girls of Pimm’s give you a few different look at the warmer months. Beach, beachwear, festivals, baths, and daytime naps seem to occupy the time. The song is light fare so as not to bog you down when you should be having fun. At the …

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New PV Alert: Yurumerumo! – Moi Moi

Tired of your typical family restaurant? Yurumerumo!s solution to the normal is a little hypnosis and some psychedelic colored food prep. Firstly, “Moi Moi” (from Yurumerumo!’s “Disco Psychedelica”) is a hilarious bit of filmed entertainment with a full-on disco party raging by the video’s end. The promotional video also works …

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New PV Alert: BAND-MAID – Choose me

BAND-MAID’s “Choose Me” should be the final motivation you need to get to J-Pop Summit this year. The studio performance video showcases the band’s virtues greatly. Starting with a quick, driven tempo, BAND-MAID builds the song with bass lines that groove with some occasional pops and great guitar licks. The …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 06/24/2017

The power crew talk about Stella Beats, ANGERME, Yurumerumo!, Musubizm, Yumemiru Adolescence, and Wakita Monari. Recorded June 24th, 2017. Ending theme song: “Dave Drops The Bass” by Chase Lim AKA 13thBeat [download] Charlie Cowdin’s Twitter – @drako60 Chase Lim’s Twitter – @starlancerpg Yoshi Hagiwara’s Twitter –  @yoshirekt New School Kaidan …

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The Hello! Project Reorganization

The new Hello! Project received its grand unveiling this morning through a special Monday edition of Hello! Station. The fates of 6 H!P members finally came to light. In summary, Country Girls’s Morito Chisaki is now a member of Morning Musume ’17, CG’s Funaki Musubu and new member Kawamura Ayano …

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New PV Alert: Maison book girl – rooms

Is your summer too conventional? Well, you can hide in your room with the drapes drawn and hang out with Maison book girl’s odd times and extra beats. I suppose we all know the modus operandi of the group by now: odd numbered time signatures, odd rippling choreography, and marimbas …

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New PV Alert: lyrical school – Natsuyasumi no BABY

The summer jams continue with the new jam from lyrical school. With choruses set to the bass groove of Earth, Wind, and Fire’s 1981 hit “Let’s Groove“, lyrical school are all about fun on this promotional video. Set at a beach location, the group frolic amid the rays with more …

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