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New PV Alert: Tokyo Girls’ Style – Kiss hitotsu de

The coupling song for Tokyo Girls’ Style’s latest release, “Kiss wa agenai”, gets a playful promotional video release. “Kiss hitotsu de” findes Miyu, Yuri, Mei, and Hitomi about the bayside making like Bob Dylan in “Subterranean Homesick Blues” holding up lyric cards for the camera. The checkerboard patterns and smiles …

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New PV Alert: KOTO – LONELY KONG

Lore says that the name Donkey Kong was meant to conjure images of a stubborn ape (donkey = stubborn and kong = King Kong). Well, with the promotional video of Koto’s “LONELY KONG” we get plenty of apes in the computerized backgrounds complete with bananas and a “K” baseball cap. …

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New PV Alert: Dance for Philosophy – Live life

Will you choose life or will you choose dance? That’s the big question Dance for Philosophy pose in their new promotional video for their funky new jam “Live life”. We start off with a few minutes of the members of Dance for Philosophy in interview, but then transition to rehearsal …

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New PV Alert: 26ji no Masquerade – Bitter Sweet

I’m in the mood for rock with a pop edge and lots of cute girls. Luckily, 26ji no Masquerade have my back with their newly released promotional video. “Bitter Sweet” takes its title literally with the girls trying out new caked batters and confectionary designs while singing about chocolate. The …

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New PV Alert: The Mistress – Would you kill yourself now?

I know what you’re thinking: “Well, I thought Mistress disbanded, right?” You’re not incorrect. The previous lineup graduated just last month(?), so what we have here is a new lineup and a new Mistress. Only this time it’s “THE Mistress” (to avoid confusions). Welcome to the party, Mino, Ichigo, Anmin, …

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New PV Alert: FEMM – Plastic

FEMM, duo of mannequins, make their first appearance on the New PV Alerts with their new promotional video in support of their forthcoming “dollhouse” digital album. Probably best known for their triggering titled song “Fxxk Boyz Get Money”, FEMM do a convincing job of immersing the viewer into a digital …

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New PV Alert: 2econd Family – Hajimari no uta

2econd Family get in on the promotional video scene with their latest release “Hajimari no uta”. The four girls play in sets both real and digitally constructed. On my few replays of “Hajimari no uta”, I haven’t found much a connective thread (not that one need be present). The winged …

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