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New PV Alert: Ogura Yui – Valentine Kiss

From Ogura Yui’s 11th single release, “I.LOVE.YOU!!”, we get the new mobile formatted promotional video for “Valentine Kiss (バレンタイン・キッス)”. You might remember the song from Watarirouka Hashiritai 7’s 2011 single or the original version from Kokushou Sayuri from 1986. Whichever version you remember, the thought of Ogura Yui dancing perfectly …

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New PV Alert: Ange☆Reve – Nakanai yo

Ange☆Reve get a little bit emotional with their latest promotional video “Nakanai yo (泣かないよ)”. From their self-titled 1st album, Ange☆Reve gives us a couple of different looks here. First we get the girls on the edge of tears in a drama shots. Secondly, Ange☆Reve execute a dance shot in a …

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New PV Alert: CARRY LOOSE – Ningen

More great music comes in today courtesy of CARRY LOOSE and their latest promotional video “Ningen (にんげん)”. In brilliant blues, the foursome take to the streets on this PV on a day where it seems vehicular traffic is stopped. Handheld cameras capture the movement of CARRY LOOSE as they frolic …

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New PV Alert: Yoneko – Ima o moyasu

Yoneko, a definite favorite around these parts, gets a new solo release down with the release of “Ima o moyasu (今を燃やす)”. There’s some remarkable growth happening here: Yoneko sings with a full voice on top of a rock arrangement that starts out just on this side of shoe gaze and …

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