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New PV Alert: BiSH – stereo future

High on the dramatic scale and in stark black & white, BiSH pick things up where they left off with their new single “stereo future”. Led off by AiNA THE END’s searing voice, BiSH explore their abandoned, naturalistic settings under the weight of an orchestral score that augments the quick …

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New PV Alert: Ototoy Friday – Washan honey

Ototoy Friday get a release after about a year, with their new single “Tokyo / Washan Honey”. Today we get the promotional video for “Washan honey”, which finds the duo deep at the watery floor. Through some camera trickery, Minami and Mana sing behind a torrent of bubbles and flanked …

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New PV Alert: Yamakatsu – STAY GOLD

The 9th single from Yamaguchi Kassei Gakuen, or Yamakatsu, gets a release on November 24. “STAY GOLD”, that oft-used phrase from S.E. Hinton’s “The Outsiders” gets a recall here as Yamakatsu offer encouraging words to the salarymen of the world. The girls get a dance shot in brilliantly white outfits …

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New PV Alert: Momoiro Clover Z – Tengoku no detarame

Third in line for Momoiro Clover Z’s 5 monthly singles is the emotionally dewy “Tengoku no detarame”. To recap, Momoiro Clover Z is smack in the middle of releasing monthly digital singles to close out 2018 in preparation of a new album in 2019. That new album, the self-titled “MOMOIRO …

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New PV Alert: Shiina Hikari – hate!hate!hate!

Dipping further into the idol metal today is Shiina Hikari with her promotional video for “hate!hate!hate!”. Now with that kind of title, you should expect something abrasive, and Hikari doesn’t disappoint here. Ears get a proper assault from the double kick-drum and the metal guitar licks churn respectably. Pikarin, or …

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New PV Alert: SILENT SIREN – Go Way!

[Note: This promotional video is currently blocked in North America] For their latest and 16th single, the girls of SILENT SIREN play magic with the green screen graphics. The upbeat pop/rock arrangement pushes hard with its “yeah! Yeah!” sing-along chorus and the infectious arm choreography ably modeled by the group. …

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