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New PV Alert: elfloat – Missing link

This is a new one for the New PV Alerts. Today we try to penetrate the world of fairies in which elfloat inhabits. The trio of Maaya, Rika, and Mio have been performing since 2014, so it seems right to give them a place here at New School Kaidan. “Missing …

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New PV Alert: Yoneko – Kasei no koibito

The latest release from Yoneko finds the girl out on the streets for some choreography out in the open. Wearing a pair of outfits and a long red ribbon around her pinky finger, Yoneko dances exuberantly in the narrow alley between shops as her more sinister sounding arrangement plays. “Kasei …

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New PV Alert: THIS IS NATS – Oshi mata enjo

THIS IS NATS puts together another self produced record with “Oshi mata enjo ( 推しまた炎上)”. Told through a procession of images that might qualify as animation (OK, it does), “Oshi mata enjo” gives the rough story of a girl and her oshimen. Our twin-tailed protagonist looks devastated at seeing her …

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New PV Alert: Kus Kus – Ecomuninication

After a lengthy absence, Kus Kus finally release a single and promotional video! 1.5 years after their last release “Sayonara ni negai wo“, the 6th single “Ecommunication” continues the light and cute electronic sound and image Kus Kus have cultivated for the 6 years. The heart (and meat!) of “Ecommunication …

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New PV Alert: Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku – Ashita mo kitto 70-ten feat. Shinonome Megu

Featuring virtual YouTuber Shionome Megu, Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku present more looks at their new album “MUSiC with the promotional video for “Ashita mo kitto 70-ten feat. Shinonome Megu (明日もきっと70点 feat.東雲めぐ)”. Told through views of the members video framed like a the members’ individual perspectives, the promotional video has a distinctive …

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New PV Alert: Keyakizaka46 – Kuroi Hitsuji

Piano strains start the new promotional video from Keyakizaki46, “Kuroi Hitsuji (黒い羊)”. The one-take style video gives the stylized narrative of bullying. The camera pans between scenes of center Hirate Yurina alternatingly embracing and being pushed away by the other members. Yes, “Black Sheep” is that kind of black sheep. …

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New PV Alert: AKB48 – Jiwaru DAYS

“Jiwaru DAYS”, the 55th single from AKB48, is a goodbye to member Sashihara Rino, who probably means more to the franchise at this point than any single member. With a studio decorated with outfits of singles past, Sashihara at center, and a compliment of girls in pure white, we get …

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New PV Alert: Oomori Seiko – VOID

For additional support for her latest, Oomori Seiko gives us a lively song to compliment the keyboard arrangements of “Zettai Kanojo”. “VOID” features clips of the artist through a set of live performances and rehearsals to give us a flavor of the mania of her set. We get ab uptempo …

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