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New PV Alert: Fairies – Koi no Roadshow

Fairies continue their line of sharp choreography with their new single “Koi no Roadshow”. A video shoot inside the promotional video provides the context for the staging, with lighting and camera equipment clearly visible. A clapper board even introduces the girls to new Fairies fans who get a view of …

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New PV Alert: DEADLIFT LOLITA – Kimiterasu Sairiumu

Ladybeard ‘s latest project gets a new promotional video with the recently released “Kimiterasu Sairiumu”. In an appropriate wrestling ring, Ladybeard and Reika trade their distinctively different vocal styles. If I had to characterize anything here, I would say “Illuminated by penlights” reads like an inner monologue during an idol …

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New PV Alert: CLOCK & BOTAN – Gloomy

The solo project of former Bellring Girl’s Heart member Yanagisawa Ayano, CLOCK & BOTAN is a welcome addition to my personal listening rotation. Shot on a beach with early morning light, Ayano nails the dreamy mood of the song. Additional scenes of Ayano with a billowing lace clothe behind her …

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New PV Alert: BRATS – PAIN (live)

Getting ready for that BRATS debut release on June 21? Well, to tide you over until then, the girls released a live video for their song “Pain”. This particular performance is from their March 29, 2017 “Ikebukuro LIVE INN ROSA”. Like my thoughts have always been about BRATS in general …

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New PV Alert: KissBeeWEST – Pierrot

KissBeeWEST enter the “New PV Alert” consciousness with the macabre sounds of “Pierrot”. The girls make their statement with a well-executed live performance that features puppet choreography perfectly suited to the song. There’s isn’t too much more to say about the promotional video (just watch it, OK), I will remark …

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New PV Alert: OSAKA Show GANGS – Matsubara Wasshoi

OSAKA Show GANGS celebrate all things Matsubara in their new promotional video. Part tourist video and part promotion for the group, “Matsubara Wasshoi” plays a mean groove under the girls’ idol rap and pop. It’s always great to see the idols goofing a bit, and OSAKA Show GANGS goof around …

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New PV Alert: Kobushi Factory – Eejanaika Ninjanaika

What’s a 21st century ninja girl to do? If you can believe “Eejanaika Ninjanaika”: paint the nails of your ninja claws! That right there should tell you much about the upcoming “JK Ninja Girls” starring the girls of Kobushi Factory: yes, they’re ninjas but they’re also kinda girly. In keeping …

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