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New PV Alert: Faint★Star – Wonder Trip

For Faint★Star’s second promotional video from their upcoming single, the girls don’t stray far from the studio for “Mafuyu no Tropical Night“. First the girls show us world-wide landmarks (on their “Wonder Trip”), then we get an army of each girl marching in regimented columns (this is prime marching tempo), …

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New PV Alert: Why@Doll – Kimi wa Steady

Stylishly set in Shibuya, Why@Doll’s latest promotional video takes Chiharu and Haruna out for a night on the town … but separately. The pop sounds of “Kimi wa Steady” are probably my favorite of the day with the lyric “Touch Me Baby” making serious rotation in my head. Utilizing a …

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New PV Alert: Faint★Star – Mafuyu no Tropical Night

This light funk number by Faint★Star goes with a concept and sticks with it to the bitter end. For “Mafuyu no Tropical Night”, Hina and Yuria get layer upon layer overlaid thrust upon them. The pastel colored geometric shapes spelling out the duo’s name in the opening frames become colored …

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New PV Alert: Fairies – Synchronized ~Shinkuro~

With Fairies’ 14th single about a month away, their new promotional video (short version) hits the internets. “Synchronized” looks optimized to show off the choreography of the group and the girls’ … wait for it … synchronization. Fairies have always been particularly good with their dance, so perhaps “Synchronized” is …

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New PV Alert: 243 to Yoshizaki Aya – Koi no Romance

The dramatic tale of “Koi no Romance” begins with Yoshizaki Aya discovering her beau with another woman and running away from the problem (I found myself thinking, “Keep running. Don’t stop.”) Without giving anything away, this sets up a hilarious chase of a chase of a chase that thankfully resolves …

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New PV Alert: Team Syachihoko – START

To whet your appetite for their new album “Owari to Hajimari”, Team Syachihoko offer this promotional video for “START”. The second track from the aforementioned album plays with an anthemic rock arrangement filled with an octave-boosted, sextuplet laden guitar lead. The camera spins around the black-clad group as they lip …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 02/03/2017

Tonight we talk about Morning Musume ‘17, Tsubaki Factory, Niji no Conquistador and more! Recorded February 3rd, 2017. Ending theme song: “Dave Drops The Bass” by Chase Lim AKA 13thBeat [download] Charlie Cowdin’s Twitter- @drako60 Chase Lim’s Twitter – @starlancerpg Yoshi Hagiwara’s Twitter –  @yoshirekt New School Kaidan Twitter – …

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