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: Tebasaki Sensation – STIMULATE

Working with a an arrangement that ranges from sentimental piano to driving rock, Nagoya’s Tebasaki Sensation are working hard for your approval with “STIMULATE”. The girls explore an expansive modern poured concrete building using its corridors, vaulted ceilings, and rooftops for performance and dance shots. Handheld cameras spin around the …

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New PV Alert: KissBee – Re☆universe

From their mini album “Imaginism”, KissBee present for your approval their final promotional video with leader Ootawa Sakura: “Re☆universe”. Graduating on April 6, Sakura has her KissBee girls deliver the emotionally charged song with a dance performance in the seats of a planetarium. The music swells and recedes like the …

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New PV Alert: Fujikawa Chiai – Laika

Former Maneki Kecak member Fujikawa Chiai preps for her debut album as a soloist with the spacey track “Laika”. Softly funky and adorned with Chiai’s powerful vocals, “Laika” lives up to its Fujinaga Ryutaro (Elements Garden) pedigree with syncopated guitars solid downbeats. The arrangement maintains integrity while making ample room …

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New PV Alert: YENA☆ – HAHAHA

The Akashi planetarium girls, YENA☆, produce a lyric PV for their 3rd single 2016’s “HAHAHA”. This being a lyric video, I don’t expect a whole lot from the visual offerings of the clip. I’m not sure which girls were in the group back in 2016, so likely “HAHAHA” is a …

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