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: Good Tears – Namida no Kamen

Well, I don’t know much about this whole “Last Idol” business. It’s a reality show (think “Produce 101”, my Kpop friends) produced by Akimoto Yasushi meant to create his latest idol franchise: the winning group will be rewarded with a contract from Universal Japan, presumably with AkiP himself producing. What …

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New PV Alert: =LOVE – Start!

More dance shots from =LOVE, the Sashihara Rino produced idol group. You might remember a little while ago we got a similar dance shot for “Kioku no doko ka de” one of the coupling track to the group’s debut single “=LOVE“. Well, “Start!” is another coupling track from that same …

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New PV Alert: Qumali Depart – Piano

The young girls of Qumali Depart release their new promotional video. “Piano” fills its arrangements with many of the trademarks of its composer, Sakurai Kenta (most notably known around here for his work with Maison Book Girl). To be brutally honest with you, I would not have thought twice about …

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