Contributor to New School Kaidan, idol fan TheNumber244 gets tickled mainly by Hello! Project. A former musician and full-time nerd, he calls Los Angeles his home. TheNumber244 is waiting for the day someone calls him "senpai".

New PV Alert: BAND-MAID – Blooming

Let’s talk BAND-MAID and their latest promotional video “Blooming”. The girls get their work done in an attractively decorated room with vertical tube lights changing colors to fit the mood. It seems like the vertical lights were the only lighting source as they color the entire scene. The song itself …

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New PV Alert: CRUiSE! – Zensoku! Zenshin! Cruising

“Zensoku! Zenshin! Cruising☆ (全速!前進!くる〜じんグッ☆)” from Cruise! is the latest song to get a choreography video from the five-member idol group. Featuring energetic … no, I mean ENERGETIC choreography from the group, the song is clearly a favorite despite not being readily available. In here, you will see the girls jump …

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New PV Alert: Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku – Jump

From their upcoming sixth album, Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku’s latest promotional video “Jump (ジャンプ)” gets a release that’s finally viewable from North America. The triumphant sound of the “Jump” finds the girls on a rather dingy looking bus from which they emerge to walk their own path. Climbing out for the …

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New PV Alert: Colorpointe – Choosy Museum

The ballerina shoes are out for a jazzy number with the new promotional video from Colorpointe. The girls give us a live view of their performance filled with swagged curtains, imported greenery, and twinkle lights a-plenty. Although this is a live-shot promotional video, the jazzy audio track is not necessarily …

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New PV Alert: HimeKyunFruitCan – ANSWER

A June 2019 digital single from HimeKyunFruitCan yields a promotional video for us in the form of “ANSWER”. The girls, in matching monochromatic outfits, get their dance shot done in the infinity view of a cyclorama. Digital silhouettes of the members get the nebulae in space treatment to break up …

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New PV Alert: Seireki13ya – Vanilla Drops

The first Seireki13ya dropped on November 27, and here (somewhat belatedly for us) we get the promotional video for “Vanilla Drops”. The Codomomental group goes full cutesy on this track with babydoll dresses and youthful features brought to the forefront. Soft images aside, Seireki13ya has some major musical production behind …

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