Number244

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: Cheeky Parade – Shout Along!

Cheeky Parade serve up a flashback to 1980’s coin-op video games with their new single “Shout Along!”. Pastel graphics pop and the girls are copy-pasted into a variety of virtual-looking, Max Headroom style settings. Musically, “Shout Along!” continues the along the same vein as the group’s previous single, “Hands Up!” …

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New PV Alert: ℃-ute – Final Squall

With the first volley from their triple a-side final single, ℃-ute get everyone wet with its “Final Squall”. For fans of Hello! Project, the song is a thank you for the years: the initial frames spell it out in no uncertain terms. Every time the girls sing “sayonara” and “daisuki” …

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New PV Alert: Gang Parade – Foul

“Foul” is the second single released by the 7-piece Gang Parade. The group starts with a location that looks a bit like a storage yard. The members look a bit glammed up with red lips shimmering and hair perfectly coiffed. Shots of the girls enveloped in smoke give the impression …

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New PV Alert: Maison Book Girl – faithlessness

Promoting their first major album, Maison Book Girl release the new promotional video for “faithlessness”. This time around, the idols show their faces in this remarkably ‘cool’ clip. Everything about the group is distinctive from their dance filled with arm and shoulder movements to the mallet struck percussion sounding out …

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