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New PV Alert: THE BANANA MONKEYS – “THE” IDOL

Last week, THE BANANA MONKEYS earned my accolades for their one-take promotional video for “Nani-mono“. This week, the BanaMongirls take on the internet with their PV for “‘THE’ IDOL”. Told through faux screen captures of social media (and lots of reading), hte PV gives us a unique look at the …

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New PV Alert: Wa-suta – Love Unmelt

From their latest album, the hilariously titled “CAT’CH THE WORLD”, Wa-suta play on the wintry slopes for the promotional video “Love Unmelt”. The girls really head out to the snow with their aesthetic show gear and smiles. The World Standard get on snowboards and skis to conquer the slopes. Of …

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New PV Alert: YENA☆ – Starlight

You know I have a soft spot for local idols like Akashi’s YENA☆. The girls give us a taste of their lives with this lyric promotional video for “Starlight”. The live looks like fun as the girls dance in member color-keyed leggins and sci-fi looking versions of seifuku. Lights are …

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New PV Alert: Sashihara Rino – Watashi datte idol!

Today, we get the graduation solo from AKB48/HKT48 legend (and NSK logo) Sashihara Rino and “Watashi datte idol (私だってアイドル!)”. After a few clips of the girl laughing and laughing and laughing herself to death, we are introduced to the murder scene of Rino and the “Dead Rino” walking among us. …

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New PV Alert: DEVIL NO ID – Sweet Escape

Back with more support for their upcoming album is the trio DEVIL NO ID and their new promotional video for “Sweet Escape”. This offering comes without the SciFi of “Survivor“. Manga page starts us off before the girls take over with their performance in a darkened room. The Karin, Hana, …

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New PV Alert: Kamiyado – Ohikaenasutte kamiyado degozaru

A quick from Kamiyado reminds us that the girls have a live on April 29 and that they are not too far removed from their fourth single “CONVERSATION FANCY” (see below). As a stopover between singles, the promotional video for “Ohikaenasutte kamiyado degozaru (お控えなすって神宿でござる)” puts video to the single that …

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New PV Alert: THE BANANA MONKEYS – Nani-mono

Performed in one take, THE BANANA MONKEYS bring you something a little more on the idol side with their new promotional video “Nani-mono”. Starting in a classroom and ending up on a stage facsimile for a taste of live performances, the group provides more cute looks than you’d probably expect. …

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