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New PV Alert: monogatari – for Me

Admittedly, I feel like a bit of a late comer to monogatari. With only intermittent releases, it’s hard out there for an overseas idol fan, right? I’ve enjoyed anything I’ve ever seen the group involved with, and “for Me” is no exception. The dramatic dichotomy of the colorful sashes and …

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New PV Alert: KissBeeWEST – REPLAY

New from the Kansai sister group to KissBee featuring a girls’ slumber party. “REPLAY” can be found on KissBeeWEST’s album of the same name on sale September 3, 2019. Note: Apologies for the brevity of this New PV Alert. We are catching up after an intense week of … life. …

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New PV Alert: AKB48 – Sustainable

Latest promotional video from AKB48 for their 56th single, “Sustainable (サステナブル)”. Note: Apologies for the brevity of this New PV Alert. We are catching up after an intense week of … life.         AKB48 promoting “Jiwaru DAYS”   ABOUT AKB48 AKB48 (pronounced A.K.B. Forty-Eight derived from Akihabara …

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New PV Alert: Akai Ko-en – Rinrin ranran

New Akai Ko-en music available today from Akai Ko-en in the form of the promotional video Rinrin Ranran (凛々爛々) short version. Firstly, the homepage for Akai Ko-en informs us that the full PV will get a release so I’ll definitely link it here when it’s available. We start with vocalist …

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New PV Alert: BiSH – GRUNGE WORLD [Document PV]

From their CARROTS and STiCKS album, BiSH release a new promotional video for its closing track “GRUNGE WORLD”. To be totally honest though, this “Document PV” doesn’t really focus on the music heard in the background. Instead, “GRUNGE WORLD” might well be called “All about Aina” since it focuses on …

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New PV Alert: BABYMETAL – Elevator Girl (English ver.)

Going up? Just in time for their US tour in the fall, BABYMETAL has an English lyric version of “Elevator Girl”. The song, featured in BABYMETAL’s upcoming METAL GALAXY album (see below) was released earlier this year, already featured mostly English lyrics. This time around we get an English chorus …

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New PV Alert: SHACHI – Tokyo

SHACHI, the solo project from CY8ER member Mashilo, takes off even further with a new digital EP in the works and a new promotional video to give you a taste. “Tokyo” finds Mashilo putting on the headphones, sitting with her back to the wall, and crooning out to you. The …

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New PV Alert: Aqua Note – Otome Kokoro wa aquamarine

The young water based idol group Aqua Note have their first album on the release list and a new promotional video to whet your appetite. In “Otome kokoro wa aquamarine(乙女心はアクアマリン)” the girls take off their shoes and head into the pool for that summer pool ritual. The brooms and the …

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