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New PV Alert: Lyrical Renaissance – The Cut

The latest idol collaboration puts Lyrical School together with Idol Renaissance for a cover of Base Ball Bear’s 2013 single of the same name. I have a bit of a love affair with Idol Renaissance, so this pairing really interests me greatly. Regrettably, the promotional video doesn’t provide too much …

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New PV Alert: RYUTist – Blue

From their second album (released in 2016), RYUTist bring you a live shot promotional video of the tenth track. “BLUE” is a pretty song with some nice jazzy touches in its instrumentation. The song isn’t necessarily fire, but it will cool you down after a rough day. RYUTist look particularly …

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Episode Recap: Odekake Ep 202 (2.2.17)

HKT48のおでかけ! Air Date: 2/2/2017 Rating 8/10 The new single, Sasshi’s childhood, HKT48 members doing voice acting.. finally an all around well-done show. HKT48 got a new single Bagutte Iijan (バグっていいじゃん). The release will take place on February 15th, so naturally, this was the core theme for this Odekake episode. Tomiyoshi …

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New PV Alert: P.IDL – Aitai Addicted

It would seem that P.IDL really want to see you. They want to see you so much that they are practically exploding with energy in this house interior we see in their promotional video for “Aitai Addicted”. Balloon and confetti litter the house as the girls mug for the camera …

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New PV Alert: Noto Arisa – pieces

Noto Arisa’s new mini-album is just about here, and the one-time Hello! Project Egg brings us the promotional video for her opening track, “pieces”. Sitting alone in a desaturated world, Arisa plays a stricken mangaka. Right when you notice how grey the world looks, life comes to brighten the corners …

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New PV Alert: Perfume – TOKYO GIRL (Short Ver.)

In their first release of 2017, Perfume find themselves encased in elevators, racing to the top of an impossibly tall tower. Stylishly clad, their purple and green gowns feature flowing accents just to underscore the futuristic ethos of the group. To where (or what) are they really racing? What will …

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Hello! Project Power Rankings February 2017

Hello everybody, guest contributor TheNumber244 here to bring you up to date with the new month of Hello! Project Power Rankings. I’ll thank you very kindly for indulging me in my annual vacation, which explains the lack of H!P Power Rankings in January. Hawaii was wonderfully restorative, thank you for …

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