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New PV Alert: STARMARIE – Akuma, Hajimemasu.

STARMARIE start things off in 2018 with a new promotional video and a new album. “Akuma, Hajimemasu” kicks off “FANTASY WORLD IV” with a bang as the five-piece unit deliver this quickly paced theme. Things definitely look dark in this PV from the monochromatic outfits to the bone grey interiors …

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Oui! Oui! ANGERME to perform in Paris, France!

  ANGERME finally gets off the ground with an upcoming trip to the City of Lights! The second-most senior group in Hello! Project make their overseas debut on June 3, 2018 at La Cigale in Paris, France. The group led by Wada Ayaka made their announcement at the January 28, …

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TOUCHDOWN CELEBRATIONS with NECRONOMIDOL

Japanese idol group NECRONOMIDOL show off their best touchdown celebrations before their “Darkness Over the Pacific” concert in Los Angeles on December 15, 2017. Just in time for Super Bowl LII, New School Kaidan (NSK) got the dark idol group to play some football, or at least show us how …

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New PV Alert: Tsubaki Factory – Low-Temperature Burn

Icy looks and literal ice await you in Tsubaki Factory’s newest promotional video, “Low-Temperature Burn”. No, you’re not seeing things: Tsubaki Factory’s latest PV is in fact the “promotional video” to the “smart phone version” we saw earlier. This time, Hello! Project gives us the more traditional aspect ratio AND …

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New PV Alert: Tacoyaki Rainbow – Sotsugyou Love Teisutei

Perhaps getting ready for Valentine’s Day, Tacoyaki Rainbow put on the cutest outfits and doused themselves in pink. Much of “Sotsugyou Love Teisutei” takes place in a constructed pink set where the members dance in compartments. Think “High School Stage Craft” and you’ll have the right idea here. Otsuka Ai …

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New PV Alert: Up Up Girls (2) – Fuyutotetote

Up Up Girls (2) finally deliver on the promotional video for the second A-side for their recent double A-side single “Doshaburi no Terrace Seki / Fuyutotetote”. Seeing the young group outside in the chilled air with scarves and jackets gives off a feeling of coziness. Up Up Girls (2) sut …

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New PV Alert: Ready to Kiss – Narimasu ni Narimasu

A fourth single from READY TO KISS precipitates a new promotional video for the song “Narimasu ni Narimasu”. The idol pop of the song puts the girls in some flashy looking military inspired outfits that bear the member colors prominently. The flash works, as the movements of the dance shots …

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New PV Alert: Fairies – HEY HEY ~Light Me Up~

It’s always a good day around the office when we get a new promotional video from Fairies, and today is one of those good days. The five-piece get us some Eurobeat parapara action with their 16th single “HEY HEY Light Me Up~”. We start in a lavishly lit studio dance …

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New PV Alert: Iketeru Hearts – Rosetta Stone

The sixth single from Iketeru Hearts puts things in pink as we contemplate the Rosetta Stone, that key to deciphering Egyptian Hieroglyphics. Naturally my head turns to the Rosetta-like metaphor that allows one to interpret the language of the heart. “Rosetta Stone” the song serves as the ending theme to …

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