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New PV Alert: EMPiRE – I have a chance!!

Starting with a audio loop that sounds eerily close to The Who’s “Baba O’Riley”, EMPiRE take off with another song from their recently released album the GREAT JOURNEY. Clips of the girls on their latest set of live dates comprise most of the images herein, making “I have a chance!!” …

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New PV Alert: Meme Tokyo – Melancholy Circus

The latest entry to the Dear Stage team, meme tokyo., get a debut promotional video and original song with “Melancholy Circus (メランコリックサーカス)”. The oversaturation of all color seems to be the mode for the group that features BiS castoff MEW in their lineup (it’s good to see her land on …

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New PV Alert: AidoruING!!! – Baenacchu

AidoruING!!!, the latest iteration of Idoling!! get a new promotional video on the New PV Alerts with their second single “Baenacchu (ばえなっちゅ♥)”. The four girls dance along while swinging their towels in the air on their choreography shots. More playful shots of the girls in training mode look more like …

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New PV Alert: ROSE A REAL – again

New music today from the former Cheeky Parade sister act ROSE A REAL with their track “again”. The girls share songwriting and composing duties on this one again, giving us a heartfelt track with a bit of a hip hop bounce in its rhythm. The girls need to put on …

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New PV Alert: TrySail – Free Turn

The voice actress unit TrySail start off the new year with a new release called “Free Turn”. The single keeps things color coded in unsuspecting places as the trio make their way about a picturesque locale that culminates in an ocean view. Sure, this looks like a sleep-away excursion for …

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New PV Alert: Maison book girl – Umibe nite

“Umibe nite (海辺にて)”, Maison book girl’s promotional video release from their upcoming album presents a softer side of the group known for their obtuse arrangements and off-kilter time signatures. Performance outfits in white look suprisingly conventional for idols, but dramatic shots brings the inky colors I associate with the group. …

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New PV Alert: Karin – Inochi no Tsukaikata

Making it to the New PV Alerts for the first time is the singer songwriter Karin. from Ibaraki. Here on “Inochi no tsukaikata (命の使い方)”, you can almost imagine her pounding the melody on that piano in your family’s sitting room. About halfway through “Inochi no tsukaikata”, things take a turn …

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