Otaku Calendar Otaku Calendar

Hatsune Miku Expo 2020 Europe Tour (London - UK)

Saturday
11
January
2020
Start Date: 11 January 2020
Start Time:
Country: United Kingdom
Posted By: Joe

Hatsune Miku Expo 2020 Europe Tour

Categories: Performance Anime Culture Music Other

Where is it?

O2 Academy Brixton
211 Stockwell Road
Brixton

London
SW9 9SL
United Kingdom

Press release as follows:

Live Nation and Academy Events presents

Hatsune Miku

Touring Europe for the second time visiting five cities including London's O2 Academy Brixton in January 2020

LONDON, U.K. (Tuesday 17 September 2019) "Hatsune Miku" the internationally beloved virtual singer is coming to Europe for her second European concert tour, "HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2020 EUROPE". Miku will be heading to five cities including London to perform at the prestigious O2 Academy Brixton on Saturday 11 January 2020; followed by dates in Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam and Barcelona.

The Japanese music sensation and virtual pop-star - created by Crypton Future Media - is a 16-year-old girl with neon-blue hair, whose 3-D graphic persona performs on stage with a full live band. A unique voice with prodigious energy, she is an incredible talent who has opened for Lady Gaga during her 2014 artRAVE: ARTPOP Ball Tour, been launched into space twice, collaborated with Pharrell Williams and made her TV debut on the David Letterman show.

With anime culture so rich in Japan, her Japanese software manufacturer creators launched a voice synthesizer programme with a character and she was born in 2007 for users to creates songs with "Miku". Since Miku's creation and now with tens of thousands of music videos and songs associated with her name, she's had millions of hits on YouTube and toured her most shared singles, with worldwide shows in the United States, Indonesia, Japan, China, Malaysia, and Europe all sold out; including one of her most recent gig at London's Olympia in December 2018.

A digital entity, a new reality, a global phenomenon, with incredible costumes and personas and a faithful legion of blue pig-tailed Cosplayers; she's a megastar in pop culture whose live show is an incredible audio-visual experience. "She's one of the most important and accomplished figures in popular music" - Dazed.

"HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2020 EUROPE"

Saturday 11 January 2020 - London - O2 Academy Brixton*

Thursday 16 January 2020 - Paris - Le Zénith Paris

Monday 20 January 2020 - Berlin - Verti Music Hall

Friday 24 January 2020 - Amsterdam - Ziggo Dome

Tuesday 28 January 2020 - Barcelona - Sant Jordi Club

*Tickets on sale at livenation.co.uk and ticketmaster.co.uk £45.00 - £125.00 VIP

Notes to Editors:

"HATSUNE MIKU EXPO" is a worldwide series of live concert shows featuring Hatsune Miku using advanced projection technology and a live band, held in conjunction with fan gathering activities and artwork exhibitions focused on the virtual singer and her related cultural movement. In the past this event has travelled to more than 10 different countries, kicking off the series in Jakarta, Indonesia in May 2014. In May 2019, the concert tour celebrated its fifth anniversary.

Social Media:

Official Tour Website: ​http://mikuexpo.com/europe2020/

Official Hatsune Miku facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HatsuneMikuOfficialPage/

Official Hatsune Miku Twitter: ​http://twitter.com/cfm_miku_en

Official Hatsune Miku Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/miku_expo/

YouTube:

YouTube link here to the music video for the fifth anniversary theme song "Lucky☆Orb feat. Hatsune Miku" by emon(Tes.). The video is a special collaboration between Crypton, Fantasista Utamaro, and Kasoku Sato.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AufydOsiD6M

ENDS

About Live Nation Entertainment

Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Media & Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com

Website