Batten Show Jo Tai! But-Show! Man, have I missed these girls. I mean, I’d have never really picked up on them at all if it weren’t for commenters being all, hey, you need to listen to Batten Show Jo Tai! And that’s fine; I am a reactor to and finder of things, neither the source nor the reliquary of the same. And as such, it’s perfectly reasonable that I might be able to go a very long time without hearing or seeing a thing and thereby temporarily forget about that thing, only to trip over it while fumbling in the dark (aka, YouTube) and get to have a moment like
The neat thing about not necessarily being beholden to chika idols, guilty of closely following them more by musical and stylistic associations than by, say, a preference means occasionally getting to wallow in the product of Big Idol, as But-show is part of Momoiro Clover Z’s family. But as part of Clean Momoclo, But-Show gets to delve into some unconventional musical territory, and it’s always a blast when they do.
Today’s entry, which is in fact a couple of weeks old, shame on me, is their sixth single, which totally coincidentally (OR WAS IT, YOUTUBE?!) released today; lest you think that everything done by But-Show is on the same level, I submit this semi-recent release that was about as fun as a wet towel:
That’s not the But-Show that I came to love!
So it’s nice that they decided to rock some more for us.