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Sakamoto Performs Sasshi’s Soredemo Suki Dayo

Steamgirl’s Sakamoto Mana who has always been a huge Sashihara Rino fan recently had her birthday show. During it, she had a solo portion which she performed Sasshi’s solo single Soredemo Suki dayo! It’s showcased in this video here. If you start at 0:30 seconds in, you can even catch …

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New PV Alert: UP UP GIRLS kakko KARI – Kimi to iu Kasetsu

Rounding out the promotional videos on their October 11 release, Up Up Girls bring “Kimi to iu Kasetsu”. Unlike the high concept/questionable the budget PV’s for the other songs on this release, “Kimi to iu Kasetsu” makes no bones about it. This PV gives you off-shot, off-shot, and more off-shot. …

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New PV Alert: Bakusute Sotokanda Icchome – Watashi Michi

Bakusute Sotokanda Icchome release their second single this year with “Watashi Michi”. The single is probably what you would expect from the AKIHABARA Backstage Pass group. “Watashi Michi” gets Tsunku lyrics and composition, and the song shows its roots all too conspicuously. But, if you are lamenting the dearth of …

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New PV Alert: PassCode – MISS UNLIMITED

This is the major label debut for PassCode. “MISS UNLIMITED” starts with the 8-bit sound, but it quickly turns into a nice piece of idol metal. The scream are affecting, and the synthesizer leads give way to some nice guitar work and a melodic chorus. In all, I’d say Universal …

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New PV Alert: Let’s PocoPoco – Kurage Kurage

Let’s PocoPoco, the sister group to Yurumerumo!, released a live promotional video for their song “Kurage Kurage”. Like most live PVs, there isn’t a whole lot to write about. If anthing, “Kurage Kurage” serves as a report card on how the girls are progressing (quite nicely, thank you). Even with …

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New PV Alert: UP UP GIRLS Kako KARI – Ran Ran Ran

For the promotional video for their “Ran Ran Ran” track, Up Up Girls bring black leather. Up Up Girls bring you black leather and visually pleasing choreography. Up Up Girls bring you black leather, visually pleasing choreography, and a boom box. Up Up Girls bring you black leather, visually pleasing …

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New PV Alert: C-ute – Dreamlike Climax

C-ute starts their promotional cycle with the video for their new song “Mugen no Climax”, and boy is this song dramatic. Maimi and the gals powder their faces like the grand dame taking to the 19th century stage with makeup that is the opposite of naturalistic. The chandeliers and deep …

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Episode Recap: Odekake Ep 187 (10.13.16)

HKT48のおでかけ! Air Date: 10/13/2016 Rating 7/10 Good lively food talk in the studio, plus wandering around shopping area in Fukuoka. Watch it if you don’t mind those kind of things, but don’t expect anything special. Girls accidentally bumps into devoted HKT48 fan who works there. That funny guy gets MVP …

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