Tag Archive: A-Kon

Mar 20 2014

GEEKS Interview (2014)


GEEKS Interview by Jen Wang March 20, 2014 Known for their catchy punk rock tunes, GEEKS consists of Endo, the Genius Scammer; MITSU, the Yankee from Chiba City; KAORU, the Creepy Nerd; and KYOHEI, the Arch Daemon of Downtown Tokyo. The quartet played in the South by Southwest Music Festival in 2009 and 2010 and …

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Jun 21 2013

exist†trace – A-Kon 2013 Live Report


exist†trace A-Kon, June 1, 2013 Live report by Jen Wang For anybody in the A-Kon audience unfamiliar with exist†trace, the band was introduced as one of the first female visual kei bands. Gender, however, is irrelevant, as exist†trace proved that night. They rocked the house and made the crowd even more pumped than they had …

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Jun 19 2013

NSDP – Interview (2013)


NSDP Interview by Jen Wang June 19, 2013 After a smoking hot show to kick off Friday night at A-Kon, I had opportunity to speak with NSDP near the end of the convention. They had just returned from exploring Dallas. Ryo-Hey showed off a box of brand new sneakers while Ash sported his new cowboy …

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Jun 16 2013

NSDP – A-Kon 2013 Live Report


NSDP A-Kon, June 1, 2013 Live report by Jen Wang NSDP is as unapologetically raw as the string of words that make up the acronym: night, spit, death, pain. They’re teeming with in-your-face energy, and they operate with no frills or pomp. To the sound of the cheering A-kon crowd mixed with their own instrumental …

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Apr 13 2013

exist†trace – A-Kon 2013 Event Information


exist†trace 2013 – EVENT INFO Note: All information is subject to change. Please visit the exist†trace booth at A-Kon for the latest updates. Join the Facebook Event Page! https://www.facebook.com/events/536843746355183/ DATES May 31 – June 2, 2013 REGISTRATION A-Kon registration information A-KON COMMENT VIDEO

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Feb 14 2013

exist†trace Valentine’s Day message

exist†trace Valentine’s Day message

Special Valentine’s Day video message from exist†trace!

Nov 18 2012

exist†trace live performance at A-Kon 2013


* Japanese all-girl rock band returns to America for third time in 3 years * Japanese all-girl rock band exist†trace will perform a live concert at A-Kon 2013 in Dallas, Texas. The announcement comes at the end of a busy year for exist†trace. 2012 has already included a northeast USA tour, a tie-in with the …

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