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New PV Alert: uijin – door

Partly to remind you of their scheduled 5th one-man live on May 25, 2018 and partly just to remind you that they’re still here, uijin releases a new promotional video for their song “door”. The PV is a live shot piece that doesn’t leave much room for comment, although one …

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New PV Alert: Sakidori Hasshinkyoku – Karimen destiny

With an average age of 16 years-old, Sakidori Hasshinkyoku capture the exuberance of youth perfectly with their new promotional video “Karimen Destiny”. The girls train for their provisional driver’s license with some fun scenes involving automobiles and study. But, the real star with “Karimen Destiny” is the cute flag dance …

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Ariyasu Momoka to graduate from Momoiro Clover Z

Through an official blog post and the group’s official website on January 15, 2017, Momoiro Clover Z member Ariyasu Momoka announced her upcoming graduation from the group. The 22 year-old longtime green member of the group expressed desire to live the life of an ordinary girl. A child actress a …

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GEM to disband in Spring 2018

It was revealed today that iDOL Street group GEM (Girls Entertainment Mixture) would be dissolved this spring. Through Yahoo! News Japan and Nikkan Sports, GEM will continue until Spring, at which point the group will be broken up. The decision was made after almost a month of deliberations considering each …

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New PV Alert: Star☆T – Koisuru Mermaid

Star☆T from Toyota City get set for their first album release “Mellow” with a promotional video for “Koisuru mermaid”. On the beaches of their home turf, the girls put together an interesting dance shot that looks great. The navy and blue outfits look great on the girls and is worn …

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New PV Alert: Parallel Dream – To wish

The recently released second single from Parallel Dream finally sees a promotional video release. “To wish” puts the girls in front of some background replacement graphics for individual close-ups and a dance shot. The starts and hearts of the background are not particularly innovative yet still run the risk of …

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New PV Alert: Sayonara Ponytail – Seishun nostalgia

The 4×3 screen and the horizontal screen distortions give away the backward glance of Sayonara Ponytail’s new single, “Seishun nostalgia”. Instrumentals also give a distinctive retro to the release in a welcome way as our five girls take their dance to the streets and fall denuded tree-lined avenues. “Seishun nostalgia” …

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New PV Alert: La PomPon – Give Me

Can you believe it’s time for a La PomPon “Best Album”? Well, “Give Me” is the lead track on disc 2 of said best album, and it sets tone for this group of stylish and upbeat idols. Shot on location at a high school, the six girls get some great …

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New PV Alert: Koutei Camera Actress – Migi Hidari

The debut promotional video from Koutei Camera Actress is here. “Migi Hidari” starts with the four rap idols taking rides in a shopping cart, but then transitions to work lives and everyday routines. From the waitress life to the clearly metaphorical batting cage, nothing is quite as carefree or as …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 01/06/2018

The power crew talk about Bandjanaimon!, Negicco, amiinA, E TICKET PRODUCTION, and Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku. Recorded January  6th, 2018. Ending theme song: “Dave Drops The Bass” by Chase Lim AKA 13thBeat [download] Charlie Cowdin’s Twitter – @drako60 Yoshi Hagiwara’s Twitter –  @yoshirekt New School Kaidan Twitter – @newschoolkaidan Join us …

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