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New PV Alert: LADYBABY – Hoshi no nai sora

LADYBABY finally let us in on what they’ve been cooking up in the last few months. The total rebirth of the group looks to be pretty damn good. The four-girl lineup, which adds Karasawa Fuka, Ikeda Nana, and Arima Emiri to Kaneko Rie look very good together: well matched in …

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New PV Alert: Hachimitsu Rocket – Friendream

Hachimitsu Rocket, having released their first two singles, offer us this glimpse at the behind-the-scenes of their last few months. Perhaps to give us an idea of the camaraderie of the group (Friend+dream, get it), Hachimitsu Rocket share these products of their training and hard work. The group takes us …

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New PV Alert: Oyasumi Hologram – colors

Back with a dip into their “4” album, we have Oyasumi Hologram’s “colors”. Kanami and Hachigatsu-chan start their fourth album with these grooves that are best described as “indie rock”. The jagged guitar rhythms are stripped down to the barest to produce the disjointed sounds. The girls trade vocals and …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 05/05/2018

The power crew talk about ANGERME, Up Up Girls (2), Kolokol, AKB48, Shingeki, Band Ja Naimon!, and Suzuki Airi. Recorded May 5th, 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 …

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New PV Alert: BABYMETAL – Distortion

Coming at us like a surprise attack, BABYMETAL pops us in the jaw with their latest digital release, “Distortion”. BABYMETAL play things cool and mysteriou with this new promotional video. Much of the imagery is shrouded in fog with faces obscured by camera angles and masks. One thing is sure: …

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New PV Alert: Suzuki Airi – start again/DISTANCE/#DMAF

A trio of promotional videos from former C-ute member Suzuki Airi hit airwaves earlier this week. Let’s take a look at the return of this Hello! Project mainstay.    Suzuki Airi – start again With ocean views that recall the final C-ute promotional video, “start again” feels very much like …

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New PV Alert: Band Ja Naimon/Koisuru Kanzen Hanzai

Two new promotional video releases were uploaded by band-dols Band Ja Naimon in preparation for their 7th single release. Let’s take a look! Band Ja Naimon – BORN TO BE IDOL The 4:3 aspect ratio screams 1980’s almost as much as the retro graphics and retro hairstyles in Band Ja …

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