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".


Interesting and re-imagined covers are what we are in for today. GIRLFRIEND, the four-piece girl band from Osaka give their interpretation of PERFUME’s “FLASH”. Active since 2015, GIRLFRIEND come from the Caless Dance and Vocal School which also produced SCANDAL. Similar to their seniors, GIRLFRIEND played the indie circuit before …

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New PV Alert: WHY@DOLL – Sweet Vinegar

The duo WHY@DOLL release the promotional video for their new single “Sweet Vinegar”, and we all get a taste of the sweet and sour riverside. This latest WHY@DOLL single features songwriting and composition from atagi from Awesome City Club, and the song delivers the elegant grooves one expects given the …

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New PV Alert: Fairies – ALIVE

After slapping us in the face with their last promotional video(don’t worry, we liked it), Fairies puts on the glove to caress us softly with “ALIVE”. The closing track from the girls’ second album scatters the five-some across Tokyo for some alone time. The electro sounds of this introspective song …

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New PV Alert BiS – Don’t miss it!!

The latest Brand-new idol society promotional video is upon us, and it offers twice the subversion as usual! If you haven’t heard, BiS splintered into BiS1st and BiS2nd with BiS1st serving as the primary group. “Don’t miss it!!” gets a double promotional video with both groups performing the same song. …

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