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New PV Alert: tipToe. – Yumebiyori

New idol group released tipToe. released two promotional videos today. In this first one, “Yumebiyori”, the girls dance in an empty school, presumably after all the students left for the day. Laced throughout, we also get solo dance shots and our girls decorating chalkboards around the campus. Firstly, this location …

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New PV Alert: Senanan – Aitai Zettai Shinitai Kenpo

Senanan’s second release finds its way to stores on December 28, 2016; but, the promotional video for the lead track “Aitai Zettai Shinitai Kenpo” found its way to YouTube today. The song is immersed in its Chinese theme through musical motifs and visual immersion thanks to a nice location shot. …

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New PV Alert: Kamiyado – Mirai no Uta

The coupling track from Kamiyado’s 2nd single, “Kamchatka Adventure“, gets a promotional video on this day after Christmas. Musically, I like “Mirai no Uta” more than its A-side track. “Mirai no Uta” rocks at midtempo just a bit up the bpm dial from a power ballad- know what you are …

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New PV Alert: Party Rockets GT – Time of Your Life

Party Rockets GT’s new album gets off the ground with the promotional video for the release’s closing titular track. Intercut with performance footage are the five girls around a riverside on a winter’s day. Not knowing the members very well, I enjoyed this candid look at the girls. The footage …

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Episode Recap: Odekake Ep 197 (12.22.16)

HKT48のおでかけ! Air Date: 12/22/2016 Rating 8/10 It didn’t look interesting at first, but the HKT48 girls sit at a bar, drink cocktails and talk mess about each other. Naturally, it gets really good. There’s a lot of interesting stuff being said. Everyone is laughing non stop and just having great …

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New PV Alert: Seno Sister – Winter Night

Seno Sister have a great winter themed song, and they want to share with you! “Winter Night” follows Mao, Youtan, and Mika around on titular winter night filled with lights, Christmas trees, fuzzy sweaters, and cozy mufflers. The song features retro sounds and structure and a pop melody that places …

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New PV Alert: Actor’s School Hiroshima – Japan GOOD!

You probably know Actor’s School Hiroshima (ASH) from their stellar alumni. The performing arts school figures big in the idol community with graduates including PERFUME, Morning Musume’s Sayashi Riho, Babymetal’s Nakamoto Suzuka, Nogizaka46’s Nakamoto Himeka, and new idol unit Manaminorisa. “Japan GOOD!” looks like a very polished student group exploring …

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