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New PV Alert: RYUTIST – Majime ni koishite

For their 8th anniversary, RYUTist release the 7 inch disc “Majime ni koishite (Majimeに恋して)”. The retro melodies of the group get a decidedly upbeat arrangement as the girls emote from their colored backgrounds like an idol version of the Brady Bunch. A bit later in the promotional video, the girls …

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New PV Alert: Michishige Sayumi – OK! Ikimakucchae

Two things seem incredible to me. First of all, Michishige Sayumi, the leader of Morning Musume and Hello! Project during its second impact period is releasing a “best of” album. This is strange considering her reputation as singer (not as an entertainer), but the timing seems right considering the popularity …

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New PV Alert: Pimm’s – Like a Sunflower

Girls rock idol unit Pimm’s come back with a new digital single for the summertime. “Like a Sunflower” features a dramatic turn that sweeps members as they hit the summertime blues. Part time work, cramming, practicing, and lazing about keep the girls occupied but a little unfulfilled. The girls don’t …

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New PV Alert: Sorano Aozora – Chou soku

Solo idol Sorano Aozora has something for you, and it’s the high speed beats of her latest single “Chou soku (超速)”. Wrapped in lasers and weilding light pens as weapons, Aozora gives a bit of electricity. There’s a little bit of intentional digital artifacting and overlays that give “Chou soku” …

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New PV Alert: AyumiKurikaMaki – Bokura no uta

[Note: This promotional video is currently blocked in North America] You can buy AyumiKurikaMaki’s 1st Mini Album “Bokura no Uta” when it hits record stores on July 10, 2019. ABOUT AYUMIKURIKAMAKI AYUMIKURIKAMAKI (あゆみくりかまき) is a Japanese idol group consisting of Ayumi (singer) DJ “Kurika” and hype-woman “Maki”. The group name …

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New PV Alert: Tacoyaki Rainbow – Naniwa no haniwa

There’s a bit of a celebration going on in Osaka as the Mozu-Furuichi Kofun Group in Osaka have just been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site (on July 6, 2019). To add to the celebration, Tacoyaki Rainbow, the Stardust Promotions group from Osaka released a new version of their …

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New PV Alert: PEDRO – Nekoze Kyouseichuu

[Note: This promotional video is currently blocked in North America] ABOUT PEDRO PEDRO is the side solo project from BiSH’s Ayuni D (アユニ・D) as vocalist, bassist and lyricist, alongside prolific Japanese musician, Tabuchi Hisako (田渕ひさ子, ex. Number Girl, Bloodthirsty Butchers) on guitar, and Mohri Shota (毛利匠太) on drums. More PEDRO …

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New PV Alert: 26ji no Masquerade – Churu summer!

[Note: This promotional video is currently blocked in North America] ABOUT 26JI NO MASQUERADE 26-Ji no Masquerade (26時のマスカレイド, also known as ニジマス; Nijimasu) is a J-pop idol girl group formed in 2016. The idol group which was born from the BOYS & GIRLS x Zipper idol audition which was held …

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