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: Wyenra – Tsubomi

Formed from two members of the idol unit “drop”, Wyenra (ゑんら) is a self-produced idol unit featuring Miira Misato (木乃伊 みさと) and sisters Takiguchi Hikari (滝口 ひかり) and Takiguchi Kirara (滝口 きらら). This promotional video “Tsubomi (つばみ)” comes from their second single “Yokai Disco”. The girls get some great looking …

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New PV Alert: Yajima Maimi, Nakajima Saki, Takagi Sayuki (Juice=Juice), Okada Marina (LoVendoЯ), Kishimoto Yumeno (Tsubaki Factory) – Koisuru! Sakana hen

Putting together ex-members of C-ute with members from Juice=Juice, LoVendoЯ, and Tsubaki Factory sounds like another All-Star situation, but “Koisuru! Sakana hen” is just the latest digital single from the Projects. I don’t know my Kanji very well at all, but lyrics here seem to be all about the Kanji …

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New PV Alert: OS☆U – I Say Goodbye

You might remember OS☆U’s previous promotional video for “I Say Good Bye” here on these New PV Alerts in December 2018. That single take performance was a masterpiece of performance that I still visit occasionally. Well, today we get that same song, but with a performance version that features members …

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New PV Alert: Sunmyu~ – Special Day

Are you in need of some sunny side pop to brighten your day? Well, Sunmyu~ have just what you’re looking for with their latest and 12th single “Special Day”. The girls get fancy brunch going in their best clothes and with sparkling attitudes. Singing along to an instrumental track that’s …

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New PV Alert: tipToe. – Akane

Back with their 9th promotional video, tipToe. get their art-house production in gear yet again for “Akane (茜)”. Overdriven guitars chords and echoed guitar leads match a thick snare sound for the musical side of the song that finds the six girls singing in a soundstage production. Exposed panel lights …

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