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New PV Alert: Purely Monster – Lovetical☆Parade

There a quite a few “new to me” promotional videos on the New PV Alerts today, including this latest single from Purely Monster, a Stand-Up! Records group. “Lovetical☆Parade (らぶティカル☆パレード)” is a sweeter than honey, cuter than a puppy promotional video that features the voice actress group on a date in …

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New PV Alert: AKAI KO-EN – Zettai Reido

The latest from AKAI KO-EN find the group providing the ending theme to the anime “Kuutei Dragons” with their latest single “Zettai Reido (絶対零度)”. Shot in black and white, the group performs in mostly shadow as a cadre of dancers leap about the round stage. At the heart of “Zettai …

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New PV Alert: Ogura Yui – Valentine Kiss

From Ogura Yui’s 11th single release, “I.LOVE.YOU!!”, we get the new mobile formatted promotional video for “Valentine Kiss (バレンタイン・キッス)”. You might remember the song from Watarirouka Hashiritai 7’s 2011 single or the original version from Kokushou Sayuri from 1986. Whichever version you remember, the thought of Ogura Yui dancing perfectly …

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New PV Alert: Ange☆Reve – Nakanai yo

Ange☆Reve get a little bit emotional with their latest promotional video “Nakanai yo (泣かないよ)”. From their self-titled 1st album, Ange☆Reve gives us a couple of different looks here. First we get the girls on the edge of tears in a drama shots. Secondly, Ange☆Reve execute a dance shot in a …

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New PV Alert: Sakura Gakuin – #aoharuhakusho

it’s been a while since I’ve seen a release from Sakura Gakuin here at New School Kaidan. Well, I’m glad the drought is over with “#aoharuhakusho (#アオハル白書)”. The song puts the middle school set of girls perched on a flat piece of real estate above a quarry. With an upbeat …

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New PV Alert: Masshiro na Canvas – Sakurairo cameraroll

Massiro na Canvas make it onto the New PV Alerts with their promotional video for the major lavel debut “Sakurairo cameraroll (桜色カメラロール)”. The group gets us with an uptempo rock arrangement with some great syncopated drum beats and a really NICE triplet passage in its chorus. Really, “Sakurairo cameraroll” is …

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New PV Alert: CARRY LOOSE – Ningen

More great music comes in today courtesy of CARRY LOOSE and their latest promotional video “Ningen (にんげん)”. In brilliant blues, the foursome take to the streets on this PV on a day where it seems vehicular traffic is stopped. Handheld cameras capture the movement of CARRY LOOSE as they frolic …

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New PV Alert: CROWN POP – Masshiro kataomoi

Just released from CROWN POP, we get new winter vibes young idol group. Starting with a bit of melancholy, “Masshiro kataomoi (真っ白片思い)” warms up in sound as the girls put on their cutest snow clothes and take to the slopes. The members definitely get their cute looks down in their …

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New PV Alert: Yoneko – Ima o moyasu

Yoneko, a definite favorite around these parts, gets a new solo release down with the release of “Ima o moyasu (今を燃やす)”. There’s some remarkable growth happening here: Yoneko sings with a full voice on top of a rock arrangement that starts out just on this side of shoe gaze and …

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