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New PV Alert: Up Up Girls (2) – Be lonely together

The Up Up Girls (2) release their latest promotional video for their 7th single “Be lonely together”. This release gets sound production from Hello! Project founder Tsunku, and bears some of the trademark earmarks. Interludes feature the girls’ voices cascading the phrase “aishiteru” over synthesized vocals, and some Tsunku’s distinctive …

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New PV Alert: Wakita Monari – Espadrille de tsukamaete

Wakita Monari’s 3rd album is just about upon us, and she’s here for a bit of promotion with her album track “Espadrille de tsukamaete(エスパドリーユでつかまえて)”. The vaguely funk citypop offering give us an easy going listening experience whith which one can reasonably groove along. Monari gets the best of the sets …

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New PV Alert: Kamiyado – Grizzly ni osowaretara♡

New music from Kamiyado should cast your cute stuffed bears in a new light. “Grizzly ni osowa retara♡ (グリズリーに襲われたら♡)” dresses the fivesome (in I believe their first proper PV with new member Kira) in the frilliest of frilly iwth lace veils and ribbons everywhere for a decadent afternoon tea, and …

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New PV Alert: Fullfull Pocket – Jibun kakumei

It seems like a long time, and there’s been a member change in the interim, but Fullfull Pocket finally have a new promotional video. “Jibun kakumei (自分革命)” comes from their forthcoming double A-side single, their fourth single overall. The get up to challenging themselves to some classic games, starting with …

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New PV Alert: Little Glee Monster – ECHO

[Note: This promotional video is currently blocked in North America] ABOUT LITTLE GLEE MONSTER Little Glee Monster is a Japanese pop girl group, formed in 2013. They were signed to Sony Music Entertainment Japan and released their debut single “Houkago High Five” (“High Five After School”) in 2014. In 2018, …

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New PV Alert: Shingeki – Natsu-goe semishigure

A couple of lineup changes for Shingeki transpired since we saw them last; but they are back here again with “Natsu-goe semishigure (夏声蝉時雨)”. Shingeki’s alt-idol sounds are in full-effect still with growling bass guitars and quick tempo to distinguish the song from more traditional affairs. The PV starts with a …

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New PV Alert: lyrical school – Enough is school

Lyrical school keeps things coming the new promotional video from their forthcoming major debut album release. “Enough is school” is less of a pop affair than the dizzying “LAST DANCE”. This time out, the girls give us a rap jam that finds the girls high above the city in a …

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New PV Alert: 22/7 – Nanimo Shite Agerarenai

22/7 get a couple of announcements in recent times: first is the accouncement of the TV Anime coming in January 2020, and secondly is their 4th single “Nanimo shite agerarenai (何もしてあげられない)”. The promotional video for this 4th single gets an anime promotional video that plays a little bit like a …

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