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New PV Alert: EMPiRE -MAD LOVE

More promotional videos make their way out the the EMPiRE camp with “MAD LOVE”. Featured on “THE EMPiRE STRiKE START!!”, “MAD LOVE” offers the commercially viable mix of edgy sounds with sweeping strings underneath the manicured guitars. Without talking too much about my personal baggage, the song does sink its …

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New PV Alert: HKT48 – Hayaokuri Calendar

The Hakata girls burst with energy for their latest promotional video “Hayaokuri Calendar” featuring the double centers Tanaka Miku and Yabuki Nako a.k.a. “Nakomiku”. Running through Fukuoka, the girls literally paint the town in shades of spring. Every step brings more color into their world, which is a pretty potent …

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New PV Alert: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu – Kimi no Mikata

The new look Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is here as a digital single release. “Kimi no Mikata” is a highly coordinated piece of film that impressively puts the singer in a one take, one room fantasy. Making a point of looking more mature, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu slinks about the set in …

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New PV Alert: = LOVE – Teokure caution

The latest =LOVE promotional video makes no bones about its sapphic content with a revealing pose to start. The classroom drama pairs the girls to make its point. Ill-advised and elicit pairings are the order of the day. The girls literally scream their pain from rooftops and in the rain. …

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New PV Alert: 22/7 – Sakebu shika nai seishun / Junkan bus

[Note: This promotional video is currently blocked in North America] In the same style as the previously featured promotional video “Yasashii Kioku”, 22/7 releases another dance version PV. This time, the group gift us with the dane version for “Sakebu shika nai seishun” from their second single release, “Shampoo no …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 04/07/2018

The power crew talk about Momoiro Clover Z, EMPiRE, LaLuce, Maneki Kecak, Terashima Yufu, Juice=Juice, Q’ulle, BiSH, Zenbu Kimi no Seida, Dempagumi.inc. Recorded April 7th, 2018. Ending theme song: “Dave Drops The Bass” by Chase Lim AKA 13thBeat [download] Charlie Cowdin’s Twitter – @drako60 Yoshi Hagiwara’s Twitter –  @yoshirekt New …

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GEM LAST STAGE ~Thank You GEMILY~ Concert Impressions

  Yoshi talks to Del, Korp and Vu on their trip to Japan to see the final GEM concert. Intro: GEM – No Girls, No Fun Outro: GEM – You You You [download] http://newschoolkaidan.com/podcasts/NSK/gemlaststage.mp3   GEM Official Links Web Site | Blog | Twitter | YouTube | iTunes

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New PV Alert: Juice=Juice – Vivid Midnight

In stark contrast to the black & white sensuality of “SEXY SEXY”, Juice=Juice release the irrepresibly cute vision of “Vivid Midnight”. The first thing we see here is vivid color color COLOR! The pinks and purple literally smacks the eye. Dolled up in skirts colored in two shades of pink …

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New PV Alert: Good Tears – Thrill

Good Tears’ darkened rooms intrigue plays like a mystery thriller, and the costumes say the maid did it. The Western style house used for the setting of the latest Last Idol promotional video gets but to good use, and all signs point to the parlor as the scene of the …

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New PV Alert: Koizumi Karen – Kawaii kana?

The second of two simultaneous singles from Ueno girl Koizumi Karen gets a promotional video today. In “Kawaii kana?” Karen treats us to a series of off shot video from her most recent activities including recordings, a few live events, a couple of in-store promotions, and a few photo opportunities. …

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