Tag Archive: us tour

Nov 28

[interview] Jin Akanishi

What do you do when you’re a member of a phenomenally successful Japanese boyband? If you’re Jin Akanishi, you go solo and tour the United States. For the past nine years, Akanishi was one-sixth of KAT-TUN, a relatively new song-and-dance group conceived and managed by the institutional idol agency Johnny & Associates, Inc., which has …

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Sep 17

[press release] Japanese Pop Superstar Jin Akanishi Embarks on US Tour

LOS ANGELES, CA – United Television Broadcasting (UTB) today announced the US tour of Japanese superstar performer Jin Akanishi, who entertained over 6,000 fans at his American debut concert in Los Angeles this past June. On the “Yellow Gold Tour 3010″, Akanishi will perform a variety of songs in English with back-up dancers on a …

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Jul 17

VAMPS Press Conference Otakon 2009

What’s the difference between a press conference and a fan panel?  The fan panel is fun. Otakon provided a cozy space at the Hilton, attached via skywalk to the Baltimore convention center, for the VAMPS press conference. There was an unprepared atmosphere amongst the press there.  Top it off with some truly wacky translating on …

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