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Episode Recap: Odekake Ep 190 (11.03.16)

HKT48のおでかけ! Air Date: 11/3/2016 Rating 8/10 This is the second Odakake in a row about pro wrestling. If you want to see HKT48 members girls get sweaty doing some wrasslin’ training, you might want to watch it. Just like last week, on the actual ‘going out’ part, HKT members take …

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New PV Alert: Zenbu Kimi no Sei da – WORLD END CRISIS

Ahead of their album “Anima Animusu PRDX”, yami kawaii act Zenbu Kimi no Sei da release their promotional video for “WORLD END CRISIS feat ◎Ya Shidare”. The girls do their thing in a black walled set with retro microphones. There’s nothing more to focus on than the girls and their …

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New PV Alert: 7 ☆ 3 – Tomaranai Omoi

7 ☆ 3 (Shichi Sun) release an attractive promotional video for their song “Tomaranai Omoi”. I enjoy this release on many levels. The song has a great chorus hook that’s highlighted with some great vocal work. The campus setting is always a great idea, and unlike some PVs, I feel …

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New PV Alert: P.IDL – Teenage Blues

P.IDL’s latest promotional video serves as the opening song for Toei Animation’s 60th anniversary work, “Pop in Q”. The girls serve up lots of high school scenes as though they were delivered straight from the anime. Frankly, the featured girls match uncannily with the animated idol group from “Pop in …

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New PV Alert: ONEPIXCEL – Analoganize (Short Ver.)

ONEPIXCEL’s gets a PV out to you with the live PV for “Analoganize” from their 1st single “TONDEKE / Analoganize” . The song’s rhythmic punch is a nice hook for this young group. You will also notice the girls are singing with a live drummer and guitarist. My interest in …

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New PV Alert: Akishibu Project – Eien White Teeth

OK, yes. Akishibu Project’s latest promotional video looks like an advert for toothpaste. “Eien White Teeth” IS a promotional vehicle for the Okamura group, who manufacture dental products and oral care products. Sparkling smiles glisten aplenty, but what really works for this PV is the girls of Akishibu Project. They …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 10/28/2016

Tonight we talk about PASSPO, Morning Musume ‘16, Guso Drop and more! Recorded October 28th, 2016. Ending theme song: “Dave Drops The Bass” by Chase Lim AKA 13thBeat [download] Charlie Cowdin’s Twitter- @drako60 Chase Lim’s Twitter – @starlancerpg Dae Lee’s Twitter – @newschooldae Yoshi Hagiwara’s Twitter –  @yoshirekt New School …

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Episode Recap: AKBINGO Ep 414 (11.01.16)

AKBINGO! Air Date: 11/1/2016 Rating 9/10 Second halloween show has the same girls, same ridiculous characters that they act as, and about the same amount of fun you’ll get while watching this. Ryucheru teaches the cat how to jump, Steve Jobs turns into Bruce Willis, Donald Trump cries a little.. …

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DLJ’s Idol Talk: Amina du Jean, Japanese Idol From America

Recorded October 30th, 2016 This week’s guest: Amina du Jean DLJ sits down with Amina du Jean to talk about working in the Japanese Idol Industry, dealing with fans, idol graduations, Chikyujin, Miss ID, Fujimoto Miki, C-ute, parental support, her gravure DVD, and part time jobs. [download] (Right-Click to Save) …

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New PV Alert: JYUJYU – Noroi Hajime

Just in time for Halloween, JYUJYU released the PV for their October 25, 2016 release, “Noroi Hajime”. If you’ve ever wondered what it was like to have three spooky black robed idols murder you repeatedly, then this promotional video is for you. Relentlessly shot POV style, Neu, Miori and Minoru …

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