Tag Archive: Webster Hall

Oct 16

[interview] Swinging Popsicle Swings into New York

Swinging Popsicle makes an unlikely link between indie music and anime/video game fandom. While its laid-back retro rock isn’t the typical soundtrack for animated entertainment, the unassuming trio has played at conventions in North America and composed the music for the well-regarded 2009 PC game Sumaga/Star Mine Girl, introducing their 12-year catalogue to a new …

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Oct 12

[press release] ATNYC Presents New York Meets Japan Part 2

Alone Together NYC presents the U.S. PREMIERE of Japanese visual rock band GURIGULA at an all-day event coordinated with Mok and Webster Hall New York City. Alone Together NYC Website – http://alonetogethernyc.com/ Gurigula Myspace Page – http://www.myspace.com/gurigula Uzuhi Myspace Page – http://www.myspace.com/uzuhi Lilac Myspace Page – http://www.myspace.com/lilacofficial

Oct 05

[live report] Far East to East Showcase (Gelatine, Echostream, Swinging Popsicle, Kokusyoku Sumire)

When pop group AKB48 ran across the stage waving at their fans during their debut American concert, the members were in perfect sync. When Fujishima Mineko of Swinging Popsicle ran across the stage high-fiving the audience at the Far East to East Showcase, she nearly hit her head on a speaker. The New York Anime …

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