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New PV Alert: Batten Showjo Tai – Killer Killer Smile

A short version promotional video for the guitar heavy “Killer Killer Smile” gets play as the STARDUST PLANET’s Batten Showjo Tai get ready for their second album. The Fukuoka Girls dress in all white in a richly gold decorated room takes us back to Japan’s past. “Killer Killer Smile” is …

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New PV Alert: =LOVE – Iranai twintail

=LOVE does metal? I know what you’re thinking, and yeah “Iranai twintail (いらない ツインテール)” lays down the distorted guitars and double kick drums. The girls also let their inner rockstars out with leather jackets, plaid skirts, and heavy makeup to underscore the toughness. The girls are paired up for your …

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New PV Alert: Kikkawa You – Koi

For her latest digital single, the Up Front soloist Kikkawa You celebrates her 27th birthday with the digital single “Koi (恋)”. Coinciding with the first day of the Reiwa Era, “Koi” is a half of a two-part release with the as-yet unreleased “Yoake”. When the cycle is completed, the two …

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New PV Alert: Momoiro Clover Z – Roadshow / Revival

Momoiro Clover Z – Roadshow Momoiro Clover Z – Revival More album track promotional videos get a release from Momoiro Clover Z. “Roadshow (ロードショー)” puts the vaguely familiar keyboard strains over trippy pastel graphics. The steady beat of the song sounds like something that would get an athlete pumped up …

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New PV Alert: BiSH – I am me.

The new promotional video from BiSH, “I am me.” leads off the recently released “CARROTS” Digital EP. A bit less caustic than the group’s last promotional video “Tsuini shi“, “I am me.” imagines the girls in alternates walks of life: OL, mother, struggling musician … they all look like they …

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New PV Alert: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu – Kimiga iine kuretara

New music surfaced from Kyary Pamyu Pamyu with the release of “Kimiga iine kuretara (きみがいいねくれたら)”. A couple of different Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s appear in this digital universe of a PV. A bearded version of the singer appears in a alternate universe where things float upward, while a computer fighter version …

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New PV Alert: SUPER☆GiRLS – Natsukare★Vacation

There’s an old saying around here: it’s not really summer until SUPER☆GiRLS release their summer bikini promotional video. Well, mission accomplished this year with the release of “Natsukare★Vacation (ナツカレ★バケーション)”, the group’s first summer single since the introduction of Fourth Chapter members. I’m not going to extol the virtues of an …

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New PV Alert: =LOVE – Niji no moto

Turning things to a more dramatic corner, =LOVE split time between the seifuku and the stylish dress for their coupling track promotional video “Niji no moto (虹の素)”. Starting on the rainy rooftops, the song highlights the strained relationship between members Sasaki Maika and Noguchi Iori as they dance around each …

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New PV Alert: Momoiro Clover Z – Tamashii no tabe mono

“Tamashii no tabe mono (魂のたべもの)” is the next promotional video to lift off from the upcoming Momoiro Clover Z album “MOMOIRO CLOVER Z”. Water effects and beautiful landscape shots highlight this rather adult arrangement complete with strings and choral background vocals. Meant to showcase a more grown up version of …

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