Idol Group Resistance Reloads for a Fresh Resistance

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With what feels like 1,000 active Idol groups ,trying to cover all of them daily becomes a task that no man can do or staff , but we do our best to show international Idol fans our wonderful Idol groups  here in Japan that you don`t often see on major…

Pla2me : Creative Differences Leads to Member Leaving

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                                     [Mari]                           [Saki] When you hear the words left due to creative differences ,that`s often a code word in metal music to nicely say “they got on my last nerve”. In Idol genre you don`t see those words instead you see graduation ,that is until Mari Mizuta claimed “they got…

Tsunku♂ Hello!Project producer has vocal cords removed in cancer battle.

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While Pure Idol Heart`s focus is on Independent Idol groups ,we have not forgotten the groups that paved the path for this genre to be what it is today. Hello!Project ,it`s family of Idols and legendary producer Tsunku♂ has long been a name respected in this genre. Many idols active…

KAMIYADO: New Shining Idols

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The hardest road to the top is through the Independent Idol ranks ,it`s a genre were the Idols themselves are as much a part of their development and concepts as the staff. Indie Idols are not blessed with an army of staff waiting on their every need. They don`t always…

Idol Metal unit nIo Return as nIo-destroy

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The last time we talked about nIo it was just after member No.1 had left the group and “buried” the remaining members in a “shallow grave” only for the members to shortly afterwards be seen as spirits in photos shot at night. This was followed by the appearance of the…

Ladybeard Debuts Idol Unit Called LADYBABY

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For those of you that may not know it, there is a free spirit entertainer here in Japan by the name of Ladybeard. Ladybeard is a jack of all trades ,Ladybeard wrestles ,is an heavy-metal vocalist ,party rocker ,TV talent,can be hired for 24hr photo gigs and is a social…

絶叫する60度: Screaming Idol Punk Mayhem

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Zekkyousuru 60do [The screaming sixties] is an Nagoya based Idol unit that has been coming on strong lately and one that has really got my interest with their energetic live shows and colorful members. The group is made up of members Kai and Montero and produced by the band 6%…

DISSENTER DOLLS: A Fresh Force in Idol Rock

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A few days ago I had the great pleasure of seeing a new Idol Rock unit make their debut live. The unit is known as DISSENTER DOLLS. It`s clear from their debut that this unit plans to join the growing Idol Rock genre ranks will full force. With a group…

4TE Asks Fans to Get Closer With Free Newsletter

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First my apologies to Jenny of 4TE as I was scheduled to announce this much earlier ,but as she is aware I’ve been away busy working on my own Idol music company first group and a real cute new singer who I hope we will start recording her metal debut…

BILLIE IDLE® The Anarchy of Self-proclaimed “NOT IDOLS”

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Well the masterminds behind BiS are at it again ,first there was BiSH now there is BILLIE IDLE® and Idol group that has decided that the anarchy of being of Self-proclaimed “NOT IDOLS” is their path in Idol. BILLIE IDLE® released their debut single titled “Anarchy in the music scene”…