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New PV Alert: Gang Parade – Foul

“Foul” is the second single released by the 7-piece Gang Parade. The group starts with a location that looks a bit like a storage yard. The members look a bit glammed up with red lips shimmering and hair perfectly coiffed. Shots of the girls enveloped in smoke give the impression …

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New PV Alert: NEVE SLIDE DOWN – Mellow Dawn

I know you’re out there, idol fans looking for that live band sound. NEVE SLIDE DOWN have you covered with this 1st major single. As the light transitions from the darkness, you’ll hear lot of guitar and drums backing ALISA, Layna, and Mizuhi. Of course, you’ll also need to make …

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New PV Alert: Hime Kyun Fruits Can – Kokoro Tsunagaru

For their opening theme contribution to NHK E-Tele’s “Pikaia!!”, Hime Kyun Fruits Can deliver an inspiring and uplifting song. Rich with string accompaniment, “Kokoro Tsunagaru” definitely piques my interest. The cut-out animation of the girls adds cute variety to the promotional video. Adding to the animated trip around the globe …

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New PV Alert: Def Will – Anata to iu ashita

Def Will are a group with some international aspirations and a multilingual group of girls. In their second single, the girls deliver a a nice mid-tempo groove with fashionable looks. Lety raps along nicely to compliment the polished, smooth vocals while the classically inspired melodies and sharp production work like …

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Episode Recap: Odekake Ep 207 (3.9.17)

HKT48のおでかけ! Air Date: 3/9/2017 Rating 6/10 Instagram food photo contest. Food looks delicious, girls look great, but frankly, it’s still boring. The first part is okay. Sashihara says that this episode is about fashion, so she and Goto make a couple comments on that. Nobody did anything off the rails …

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Episode Recap: AKBINGO Ep 431 (3.7.17)

AKBINGO! Air Date: 3/7/2017 Rating 7/10 Another celebrity guest, another good show. But only if you are fine with 20-minute talk over pictures from Instagram. New single “Shoot Sign” comes out February 15th, and this time they showed short PV for a coupling song “Accident Chu”.

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New PV Alert: Rev.from DVL – NEVER SAY GOODBYE

For their final release, Rev.from DVL bring you “NEVER SAY GOODBYE” and some tissue paper to wipe those tears. With wonderfully constructed and executed choreography, the girls take to the stage one last time. It’s a darkened affair with only a handful of lights adorning the stage, but the memories …

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New PV Alert: Maison Book Girl – faithlessness

Promoting their first major album, Maison Book Girl release the new promotional video for “faithlessness”. This time around, the idols show their faces in this remarkably ‘cool’ clip. Everything about the group is distinctive from their dance filled with arm and shoulder movements to the mallet struck percussion sounding out …

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NSK’s PV Power Hour 03/03/2017

The power crew talk about Tokyo Girls’ Style, Morning Musume ‘17, Iketeru Hearts, Tsuribit, Gekijouban Gokigen Teikoku, and Q’ulle. Recorded March 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 …

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