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New PV Alert: Especia – Danger (Image Video)

Well, the “Image Video” for Especia’s latest release doesn’t give us much to chew on. The funky keyboard strains and popping bass gives the impression of a great retro inspired sound without sounding actually retro. The promotional video is cinematically shot with the three girls of Especia strolling through slowly …

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New PV Alert: Dempagumi.inc – WWDBEST

Do you hear that? It’s the ghost of Dempagumi.inc’s greatest hits bubbling to the surface for their latest promotional video, “WWDBEST”. You will hear the familiar musical catch phrases for much of the group’s single discography throughout the PV. Also, your eyes are treated to a bit of a mish …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 11/25/2016

Tonight we talk about Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku, Maplez, You’ll Melt More and more! Recorded November 25th, 2016. Ending theme song: “Dave Drops The Bass” by Chase Lim AKA 13thBeat [download] Charlie Cowdin’s Twitter- @drako60 Dae Lee’s Twitter – @newschooldae Yoshi Hagiwara’s Twitter –  @yoshirekt New School Kaidan Twitter – @newschoolkaidan …

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Episode Recap: AKBINGO Ep 418 (11.29.16)

AKBINGO! Air Date: 11/22/2016 Rating 7/10 Good show. Maybe not as fun as some recent episodes, but it has some interesting stuff to see. Same as on the last week, four girls show skills that they managed to perfect in one week. They try to surprise everyone with some unusual …

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New PV Alert: X21 – Kagami no Naka no Parallel Girl

The girls of X21 have something for you. “Kagami no Naka no Parallel Girl” has the girls in matching denim and black shorts in this promotional video that’s part video within a video and part mysterious girl on the river. There’s a fair bit of the girls seeing themselves reflected …

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New PV Release: Obachaaan – OBAPA!

A couple years ago I did a write up about this semi-joke group of Grandmas who were part of an Osaka “idol” group. I suddenly had the urge to revisit their original single and was surprised to find out that they’re still active, having eveb just released a new single …

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New PV Alert: pax puella – Fuyu no Himitsu

Pax puella’s third release “Fuyu no Himitsu” gets a promotional video release. Although not particularly Christmas themed, this new single is filled with winter spirit straight from Sendai. I really do get some warm feelings from this new single. To riff a bit on pax puella, consider these girls are …

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