2nd Phase Artistes Announcement of AFA2018
A couple more artistes has been added to the already stellar line-up for this year’s I Love Anisong concert at C3 Anime Festival Asia 2018!
Wait, there are still more to be decided!? This isn’t over yet?
From the looks of it, there will be 3 more artistes waiting to be announced… Whoa!!!!
Kishidakyodan and the Akeboshirockets
Formed in 2007 when Kisida, who then was arranging music for “Toho Project”, needed people to join him for a live event. What was supposed to be a one-time only formation has remained till today, welcoming their 11th year.
In 2010, they made their major debut, singing the theme song of the TV anime, HIGHSCHOOL OF THE DEAD. Since then, they have been constantly releasing tie-up singles that serve as the theme song for various TV anime and have already released 3 original albums.
They are also very active in performing live, with a 7-show nationwide tour in 2016, ending with a great success, with a final show at the Hibiya Open Air Concert Hall. They have also participated in large festivals like ANIMAX MUSIX 2016 YOKOHAMA, as well as LisAni! LIVE 2017, held in January 2017.
In the summer of 2017, they have a live tour of the 3 big Japanese cities of Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka. The next winter, they held their “10th Anniversary Tour”, beginning in Fukouka. They welcome their 11th year as a group in 2018.
Opening Theme – TV Anime “HIGHSCHOOL OF THE DEAD”
Opening Theme – TV Anime “Strike The Blood”
Opening Theme – TV Anime “GATE”
2nd Opening Theme – TV Anime “GATE”
Opening Theme – TV Anime “Alderamin on the Sky”
Opening Theme – OVA “Strike The Blood II”
Opening Theme – TV Anime “Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens”
Opening Theme – TV Aime “Sirius the Jaeger”
Real Akiba Boyz
The group was formed in 2007, with 5 members who were extremely passionate towards anime, voice actors, and figurines. Upon releasing a dance video of themselves dancing to Hare Bare Yukai, they instantly gained a huge popularity. They have been active as a group since then, gaining more than 1,000,000 views on one of their videos. Their total view count of all the videos they have released would add up to more than 50,000,000 views. They have also been participating in numerous events such as Niconico Chou Kaigi 2017, NikuFes Tokyo 2017, Japan Expo Thailand 2017, and many more. They are a unique dance performer unit, with charisma and popularity not only on the internet, but also in real life.