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Episode Recap: AKBINGO Ep 442 (5.23.17)

AKBINGO! Air Date: 5/23/2017 Rating 6/10 Celebrities visit AKBINGO! to choose a new friend from AKB48 members. This is the fourth show like that, so it starts to feel kinda dull. But might be alright if you haven’t seen previous episodes. If you haven’t seen it the previous several times, …

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New PV Alert: Tokimeki♡Sendenbu – Do Do Do Do Dreamer

Tokimeki♡Sendenbu literally leap from the page in their latest promotional video. With a composition by Hyadain, “Do Do Do Do Dreamer” delivers exactly what you would expect given the pedigree. The electro arrangement is fast and energetic with synth horns emphasizing the alliterative vocals. Visually, Tokimeki♡Sendenbu do everything they can …

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New PV Alert: Rock A Japonica – SPARKLE TOUR!!

From their venue only single “Tambourine Ring Ring“, Rock A Japonica releases a dance version promotional video for the coupling track “SPARKLE TOUR!!”. I know I’m a bit surprised since the current tour is titled “4th Tour ~Revenge for 1000~”. I’ll get over that. “SPARKLE TOUR!!” really does shine with …

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May 24, 2017 – Aidol Talk with DLJ (Honami’s Back)

Yokoi Honami tweeted after a 7 month absence, what does it mean, why am i excited, and who the heck is Yokoi Honami? Here’s a link to the video too. 【le biglemoi】Debut live 【black was born】2017.6.15(Thu)原宿アストロホールopen 18:30 start 19:30#ビグルモア pic.twitter.com/StrcxbwN91 — 横井ほなみ (@yokoi__honami) May 23, 2017

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New PV Alert: Kamiishinaka kana – Hometown dreams

The latest Satoyama movement single puts ANGERME’s Kamikokuryo Moe together with Morning Musume ’17’s Ishida Ayumi, ℃-ute’s Nakajima Saki, and Juice=Juice’s Kanazawa Tomoko. Keeping with the reverse flow of Satoyama movement, “Furusato no Yume” tells the feelings of returning to one’s hometown (presumably after a flight to Tokyo). I love …

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New PV Alert: Higashi Ikebukuro 52 – Watashi Saison

What happens when a credit card company decides to make an idol group from 24 of its employees? Actually, the results are probably better than you expected. Named for the 52nd floor the company occupies at the Tokyo · Higashi Ikebukuro Sunshine 60, Higashi Ikebukuro 52 is a creation of …

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New PV Alert: DEAR KISS – Love or Hate

DEAR KISS come back at ya with an intense live promotional video. “Love or Hate” really kicks the group into fourth gear with an insistent guitar driven dance beat. Not to be buried under the metal axe-play, the girls definitely give their all for this performance. You’ll also notice a …

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