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New PV Alert: SPARK SPEAKER – RAIN

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… Formerly known as “Dinosaur Brain”, SPARK SPEAKER make a re-debut here on the New PV Alerts with the live music video for “RAIN”. The four girls present a rocking number with some nice guitar work …

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New PV Alert: Ototoy Friday – Tokyo

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… The Ototoy Friday complete the promotional videos for their latest single with the release of “Tokyo”. Electric pianos and acoustic drums fill out a pleasant groove for the duo of Minami and Mana. The girls …

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New PV Alert: RYUTist – Shinpai sei

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… Returning so soon with a coupling track to their latest single is the quartet RYUTist. This time around, the girls provide the easy soundtrack for a slice of life narrative that culminates in a cake …

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New PV Alert: THE BANANA MONKEYS – Ikari wo agete

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… THE BANANA MONKEYS haven’t been around these parts for a little while, so it’s nice of them to check in with a promotional video for “Ikari wo agete”. The promotional video seems to be dedicated …

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New PV Alert: Last Idol – Ai shika buki ga nai

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… Last Idol come back with their fifth single release. This is the first release to feature the 2nd generation members, although to be honest I haven’t done enough research to tell you who we are …

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New PV Alert: Yes Happy! – TOMONIODORE!

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… It’s a fourth single for Yes Happy! The Kansai girls play along in the night air for the promotional video of “TOMONIODORE!” with the city lights twinkling behind the duos twin dance. Sayaka and Kokoro …

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New PV Alert: COLOR’z – FUTURE ROUTE

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… COLOR’z get things started today with the aggressively paced “FUTURE ROUTE” promotional video. The girls run through scenes scenes at the morning table as well as a studio dance shot that gets a pop of …

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New PV Alert: Maison book girl – Semai monogatari (narrow story)

My aesthetic, please. Maison book girl support their new album “yume” with a promotional video that recalls the closing scenes of “End of Evangelion”. The red skies of “Semai monogatari” keep the polyrhythms of Maison book girl company while providing a wonderfully scenic apocalyptic visual. Rhythms eventually straighten out for …

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New PV Alert: Nakagawa Shoko – blue moon / Heavy Girl

Nakagawa Shoko – blue moon Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… Shoko Nakagawa, popularly known by “Shokotan”, makes her debut on the New PV Alerts with her first single in three years. “Blue moon” teams the otaku goddess with megrock for …

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