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: SKE48 – Frustration

Back with the 25th Single, SKE48 and center Furuhata Nao take us on a trip to Los Angeles for a location shot promotional video that drips so much summer that a bubble party breaks out. Using a few familiar spots (well, familiar if you’re from LA), SKE48’s “FRUSTRATION” start things …

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New PV Alert: HASHiYASUME ATSUKO (BiSH) – A la mode

Following hot on the heels of the new BiSH album “CARROTS and STiCKS” comes this solo single from the glasses member, HASHiYUME ATSUKO (ハシヤスメ・アツコ), real name Kuramoto Aoi (倉本あおい). Featuring muscley background back dancers (as well as some back dancers that you might find familiar), “A la mode (ア・ラ・モード)” changes …

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New PV Alert: notall – Afure gorilla

For their next act, the social idols bring to us the animated promotional video to their latest digital release “Afure gorilla (あふれゴリラ)”. As you can tell, there will be many gorillas in the PV. The primates wear skirts, wave pom poms, and twirl like they belong in a millenial produced …

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New PV Alert: COLOR’z – Survivor

Coming from a forthcoming album due in September, the Bell Agency’s COLOR’z hit us with the metal infused promotional video for “Survivor”. Set in the interior rooms of a temple that I’m sure you’ve seen before, the girls draw swords on each other when they should really be getting along. …

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