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Episode Recap: Odekake Ep 200 (1.19.17)

HKT48のおでかけ! Air Date: 1/19/2017 Rating 7/10 Back to a more traditional Odekake show. There’s an interesting couch conversation, plus the first part of a trip on a small island in Fukuoka. It’s also the 200th episode of the show, which is a good reason to celebrate the show’s success, but …

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Episode Recap: AKBINGO Ep 424 (1.17.17)

AKBINGO! Air Date: 1/17/2017 Rating 7/10 Lucky Girl Ranking part two. Worth watching at least if you curious who’s going to cry at the end. This is the second part of Lucky Girl Ranking 2017 show. And it’s fair to say that it’s the better part. Last week they revealed …

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New PV Alert: 243 and Yoshizaki Aya – Ai ga Tomaranai

Mix together some 1980’s era music, faceless musical project, and a model turned singer; what do you get? What you get is 243 Project and Yoshizaki Aya’s cover version of WINK’s “Ai ga Tomaranai”. Even this promotional video is a spot-on tribute to the original. After 243 Project’s several 1980’s …

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New PV Alert: LinQ – Makenaizo (Short Version)

You know, I have a thing for girls dressed in white. LinQ play along with this perfectly as they visit local businesses in their home Kyushu. “Makenaizo” only gives us 2 minutes of LinQ, but in that time the girls visit: a dairy farm to nurse a calf, a haberdashery …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 01/13/2017

Tonight we talk about Honey Spice, Niji no Conquistador, PASSPO and more! Recorded January 13th, 2017. Ending theme song: “Dave Drops The Bass” by Chase Lim AKA 13thBeat [download] Charlie Cowdin’s Twitter- @drako60 Dae Lee’s Twitter – @newschooldae Yoshi Hagiwara’s Twitter –  @yoshirekt New School Kaidan Twitter – @newschoolkaidan New …

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The cutest almost member in NMB48?

I think it’s pretty safe to say, leave it to the internet and time and eventually all discoveries will be unearthed. There are just too man sets of eyes and the sheer amount of available resources will eventually uncover all discoveries. So just who is this almost member? Well surprisingly …

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New PV Alert: Sentimental Wink – Expert

As I was making my rounds today, I saw this freshly released promotional video from Sentimental Wink, an idol act I know nothing about. I found something that felt fresh like a liberated afternoon after skipping afternoon classes: playful and innocent while at the same time an act that marks …

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New PV Alert: Kamen Joshi – ISUMI ~Shikisai no Machi de~

Although a few different versions of “ISUMI ~Shikisai no Machi de~” appear on their official YouTube channel, this choreography practice version probably is the first one you could call a promotional video in the proper sense. Even with the crunch of the guitars in the mix, the song remains planted …

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