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: monogatari – for Me

Admittedly, I feel like a bit of a late comer to monogatari. With only intermittent releases, it’s hard out there for an overseas idol fan, right? I’ve enjoyed anything I’ve ever seen the group involved with, and “for Me” is no exception. The dramatic dichotomy of the colorful sashes and …

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New PV Alert: AKB48 – Sustainable

Latest promotional video from AKB48 for their 56th single, “Sustainable (サステナブル)”. Note: Apologies for the brevity of this New PV Alert. We are catching up after an intense week of … life.         AKB48 promoting “Jiwaru DAYS”   ABOUT AKB48 AKB48 (pronounced A.K.B. Forty-Eight derived from Akihabara …

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New PV Alert: SHACHI – Tokyo

SHACHI, the solo project from CY8ER member Mashilo, takes off even further with a new digital EP in the works and a new promotional video to give you a taste. “Tokyo” finds Mashilo putting on the headphones, sitting with her back to the wall, and crooning out to you. The …

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