Tag Archive: Sakura-Con

Apr 01 2016

BAND-MAID previews new album at Sakura-Con 2016

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BAND-MAID rocked an audience of over 2500 music fans at Sakura-Con in Seattle last Easter weekend. The long-running Japanese culture event hosted the band’s debut American performance at the Washington State Convention Center, where the all-girl rock group signed autographs for a solid 2 hours after the concert, quickly selling out of all their official …

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Feb 20 2016

BAND-MAID releases video comment for Sakura-Con 2016

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Japanese girls rock group BAND-MAID released a special video today in preparation for their American performance debut at Sakura-Con next month. Fans of Akihabara’s maid-cafe culture will enjoy guitarist Miku’s authentic and fun phrasing as the BAND-MAID members welcome their “master and ladies” to their first “service” in the United States. VIDEO: BAND-MAID Sakura-Con Welcome

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Feb 01 2016

BAND-MAID to make USA debut at Sakura-Con 2016

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Red-hot Japanese girls rock band BAND-MAID will make their American live performance debut at Seattle’s Sakura-Con in March 2016. The five-member group has made waves over the past few months for their cute, authentic maid outfits combined with their impressive musical skills. BAND-MAID’s music videos “Thrill” and “Real Existence” have each surpassed 1 million views …

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Apr 21 2012

STEREOPONY completes first multi-city USA tour

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STEREOPONY completes first multi-city USA tour Japanese all-female rock band STEREOPONY completed their first live-house tour of America this month, with stops in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Santa Ana. The tour kicked off April 6 at Seattle’s anime and Japanese culture event Sakura-Con, where the band performed a live concert and met with fans …

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Feb 04 2012

Stereopony to perform at Sakura-Con 2012

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All-female pop-rock band Stereopony will perform live at Sakura-Con 2012 in Seattle, WA. With previous appearances at Anime Boston (2011), AnimeNext (2010), and SXSW (2009), this is Stereopony’s third fourth time performing in America. More details at Sakura-Con’s official website: http://www.sakuracon.org/programming/guests/index.php?guest=stereopony

Jan 19 2012

HIGH and MIGHTY COLOR – Interview (2010)

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HIGH and MIGHTY COLOR Interview by David Cirone April 19, 2010 HIGH and MIGHTY COLOR’s April 3rd concert shook the walls, pounded the floor, and hammered nearby freight elevators at the Washington State Convention Center. Having performed twice before for American fans in 2006 and 2007, their appearance at Sakura-Con 2010 was the band’s first …

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Jan 15 2012

Dazzle Vision – Live at Sakura-Con 2010

Dazzle Vision – Live at Sakura-Con 2010

Maiko. Unstoppable. She’s a killer on that stage.