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New PV Alert: DESURABBITS – Sotsugyo Shojo -Mirai e-

“Sotsugyo Shojo -Mirai e- (卒業少女‐未来絵‐)”, the latest from offering from DESU RABBITS (formerly DESU.RABBITS, formerly DEATH RABBITS) plays heavy on the metal guitars and breakdowns and gives us some compelling reasons to pay close attention to the longtime Death Pop group. With kawaii metal rap verses broken up by Bucho’s …

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New PV Alert: sora tob sakana – knock!knock!

With a second album due on March 13 (really close to pi day, right?) sora tob sakana get to promotion with their PV for the album track “knock!knock!”. The album track features a more electronic arrangement than what we normally see from the group and also plays with more straight-forward …

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New PV Alert: CHAI – CHOOSE GO!

With a couple of US tours and a UK tour in support of Superorganism under their belts, it might be time for us to include the “NEO Cute” Nagoya girls group CHAI in our rotation. Led by identical twins Mana and Kana, the group play grooves like they were offering …

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New PV Alert: Mi☆nA – Ryuusei star line

We’ve been building to this moment for a couple of weeks now, and we have arrived at Mi☆nA’s fourth single promotional video “Ryuusei star line (流星スターライン)”. The duo get the winter feels going with a thoughtful, string accented melody and the wonderment of the city lit up for the season. …

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New PV Alert: MANON – GOMENNE GIRL

From Asobi System and the latest fashion mags comes this promotional video from model turned singer MANON. The “GOMENNE GIRL” from French/Japanese girl’s 2018 debut plays with whimsical low-fi keyboard sounds that probably sampled my Casio Keyboard from 1988. MANON’s vocals are whispy in a way that invites fantasy and …

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ANGERME come to Mexico City!

Announced just hours ago, Hello! Project group ANGERME will be heading to Mexico City, MX for a concert date on September 7, 2019. The group will appear at the Sala Puebla for their first solo concert in North America. This venue looks to be the same venue as °C-ute’s previous …

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New PV Alert: Yoshida Rinne – #film

In the school blazer and plaid skirts that fit her age, Yoshida RInne presents the promotional video for her latest single. “#film” finds the rap idol adding more titles to her hyphenate. This time around Rinne sings a song of her own writing and composition. It’s a laid back groove …

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New PV Alert: Qumali Depart – Sekaikei

Qumali depart turn in coupling track promotional video with their release of “Sekaikei (セカイケイ)”. The loosely collected set of images put the four girls under the night skies for much of the track. Unlike the cute smiles of the A-side “Shadaikun” (The cutest thing I’ve seen all day), Qumali Depart …

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New PV Alert: Juice=Juice – Good bye & Good luck!

“Good bye & Good luck!” from Juice=Juice’s 11th single, completes the trio of PVs from that single with a casual date for the send off of one of the newest members and one of the original members. I’m convinced that the graduation of Yanagawa Nanami is the driving force behind …

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