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New PV Alert: Aimyon – Yumeoi Bengal

From Aimyon’s 2nd album, the recently release “Shunkanteki Sixth Sense”, we get a promotional video for the album track “Yumeoi Bengal (夢追いベンガル, Dream Chaser Bengal)”. Fused together from footage of the singers most recent live life on the road, “Yumeoi Bengal” looks a lot like a tour diary of the …

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New PV Alert: Yoshida Rinne – mu

Under the black light and in the neon, Yoshida Rinne leaves a promotional video for the coupling track to her latest single. I’m going to be straight honest here: I flipped out when I say “mu”. The dance beats of the instruments dip into a city pop sound that all …

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New PV Alert: Yoneko – auoo

You don’t know this, but I’ve been waiting for more promotional videos from Yoneko. The former Bellring Shoujo Heart / Migma Shelter member puts in some magical combination of stop motion and live action to good use here. I know “auoo” is basically Yoneko jumping on her her bed and …

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New PV Alert: KissBeeWEST – Bokutachi no basho

“Bokutachi no basho (僕たちの場所)”, from KissBeeWEST’s 2016 release “Bokutachi no basho / Samuinoni mo sukoshi narete kitakara”, recently won a fan vote. So perhaps consequently we get a promotional video for the fan favorite. And, you can hear why the song is popular among KissBeeWEST fans. The arrangement features some …

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New PV Alert: Fuwafuwa – Viva!! Lucky 4☆

Adding a touch of sexy to the cuteness of Fuwafuwa is the new promotional video for their latest single “Viva!! Lucky4☆”. Sparkling, strapless dresses give the Haraeki Ekimae Parties group a decidedly adult look even with all the fresh faces making eyes at the camera. The sound stage gets a …

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New PV Alert: Hiiragi Rio – Determination

You know, I’ve been waiting a long time for a new release from Hiiragi Rio, the solo artist/idol that most of you will know from her part in the BBC documentary “Storyville: Tokyo Girls“. What we get is a live performance of her song “Determination” originally from Riorio’s “Rinne no …

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New PV Alert: STARMARIE – Black❤︎Valentine

For your valentine’s day, how about trying a black valentine … er, a “Black❤︎Valentine (ブラック❤︎バレンタイン)”. The new promotional video from STARMARIE is another stage performance of the five-member group with their live band dutifully provide the tracks. A starry background gives the appropriate impression for loving nights, and in this …

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New PV Alert: Tsubaki Factory – The myth of 3rd date

Tsubaki Factory kick things off for their fifth single with the promotional video for “Sankaime no Date Shinwa (三回目のデート神話, The myth of 3rd date) “. Working from a Kodama Ameko/Nakajima Takui song, the Camelia Factory girls keep things in Hello! Project style with an inward looking song. Guitars and keyboards …

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New PV Alert: Way Wave – Half Moon

The Koike sisters give us another taste of the soul funk project with the release of the promotional video for “Half Moon”. With a funky bass line and sparingly tasty guitar licks, “Half Moon” aims for head nodding action and a sing along with their “fly high” chorus. Way Wave …

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