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New PV Alert: RYUTist – Shinpai sei

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… Returning so soon with a coupling track to their latest single is the quartet RYUTist. This time around, the girls provide the easy soundtrack for a slice of life narrative that culminates in a cake …

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New PV Alert: THE BANANA MONKEYS – Ikari wo agete

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… THE BANANA MONKEYS haven’t been around these parts for a little while, so it’s nice of them to check in with a promotional video for “Ikari wo agete”. The promotional video seems to be dedicated …

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New PV Alert: Last Idol – Ai shika buki ga nai

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… Last Idol come back with their fifth single release. This is the first release to feature the 2nd generation members, although to be honest I haven’t done enough research to tell you who we are …

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New PV Alert: Yes Happy! – TOMONIODORE!

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… It’s a fourth single for Yes Happy! The Kansai girls play along in the night air for the promotional video of “TOMONIODORE!” with the city lights twinkling behind the duos twin dance. Sayaka and Kokoro …

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New PV Alert: COLOR’z – FUTURE ROUTE

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… COLOR’z get things started today with the aggressively paced “FUTURE ROUTE” promotional video. The girls run through scenes scenes at the morning table as well as a studio dance shot that gets a pop of …

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New PV Alert: Maison book girl – Semai monogatari (narrow story)

My aesthetic, please. Maison book girl support their new album “yume” with a promotional video that recalls the closing scenes of “End of Evangelion”. The red skies of “Semai monogatari” keep the polyrhythms of Maison book girl company while providing a wonderfully scenic apocalyptic visual. Rhythms eventually straighten out for …

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New PV Alert: Nakagawa Shoko – blue moon / Heavy Girl

Nakagawa Shoko – blue moon Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… Shoko Nakagawa, popularly known by “Shokotan”, makes her debut on the New PV Alerts with her first single in three years. “Blue moon” teams the otaku goddess with megrock for …

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New PV Alert: Devil ANTHEM – STARLIGHT CIRCUS

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… I know, we just saw some Devil ANTHEM on the New PV Alerts, but I can’t help it. This coupling track from the group’s most recent single “Etto neremishi” may just be a collection of …

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New PV Alert: dela – Ichifuji, nitaka, sanshuukawara

Playing catch-up after a pair of Morning Musume ’18 concerts, sorry if these are short… Coming to us from Nagoya, dela gets the idol pop started with upbeat and cheerful melodies. Like good local idols, dela take us to the sights of their hometown with its castles and splendid architecture. …

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