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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Announced All Night Special Live in Hawaii 06.27.16

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu has announced that during her world tour “KPP 5iVE YEARS MONSTER WORLD TOUR 2016” she will be performing special live “KPP 5iVE YEARS PREMIUM LIVE” in Hawaii. The concert is scheduled on September 2 and starts at … READ MORE

[Reminder] Kyary Pamyu Pamyu USA Tour Dates 2016 05.26.16

Some of our readers should have already known this, but a quick reminder just in case you haven’t heard: the famous kawaii J-pop sensation, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, returns to the U.S this summer for her KPP 5iVE YEARS MONSTER WORLD … READ MORE

YANAKIKU Drops New Song Kira Kira Tokio at Roppongi One-Man Show 12.18.15

J-Pop Kimono Cosplay duo YANAKIKU released a venue-only edition of their new song “Kira Kira Tokio” at their one-man show at Roppongi Morph-Tokyo on December 12.  The “one-coin” (500 yen) single featuring YANAKIKU’s signature playful lyrics and club-ready beats will … READ MORE

Japanese Mascots Bring Laughter and Culture to J-Pop Summit 2015 07.29.15

Japanese mascot Ossan returns to the U.S just a few weeks after his American debut at Anime Expo 2015. This time around, he’s bringing fellow “Go-Torch” (or “Yuru-Kyara”) characters Sanasenabona (idols from Sasebo) and Koakkuma & Akkuma (twin bears from … READ MORE

Flamboyant All-Girl Pop Rock Band Gacharic Spin Plays West Coast Show In San Francisco In Support Of Latest Single “Don’t Let Me Down” Featured On Dragon Ball Kai Anime Series 07.29.15

Leading Japanese record label Victor Entertainment Corp. has announced the first-ever West Coast U.S. live show by recording artist Gacharic Spin. The frenetic all-girl rock band comes to San Francisco on Saturday August 8th for a special one-night-only concert at … READ MORE

2015 J-POP SUMMIT ANNOUNCES DAY 2 PROGRAMMING CONTINUING A UNIQUE WEEKEND OF LIVE MUSIC AT SAN FRANCISCO’S FORT MASON 07.20.15

S.F’.s Annual Japanese Pop Culture Fest Presents J-POP LIVE NIGHT II Concert Performances At Fort Mason By DJ KEN ISHII, ANAMANAGUCHI, YANAKIKU, LITTLE GLEE MONSTER And More!   The 2015 J-POP SUMMIT, the Japanese pop culture event held annually in … READ MORE

2015 J-POP SUMMIT TO PRESENT A NEW EDITION OF 1000 TREASURE HUNTERS BY SCRAP 06.02.15

Ingenious Outdoor Scavenger Hunt/Puzzle Game Returns For The Bay Area’s Biggest Japanese Pop Culture Celebration With A New Edition  San Francisco, CA, May 26, 2015 – The 2015 J-POP SUMMIT, the Japanese pop culture celebration held annually in San Francisco, is proud … READ MORE

Gal Unit Black Diamond Interview 07.18.14

Gal Unit Black Diamond Interview  (Left to Right: Yun, Mayuchibi, Pomi-tan, Erimokkori, Rise, Harutamu) J-Pop Summit is this weekend and we’re very excited to be sitting down with 6 out of 150 members of the “Kuro-Gyaru” fashion group called Black … READ MORE

J-Pop Summit 2011 08.30.11

Hey guys! I hope you all had a great weekend. Ours was pretty awesome as we attended the 3rd annual J-Pop Summit Festival in San Francisco. It’s a street fair that covers a few blocks in the heart of Japantown … READ MORE

AKB48 Documentary Film Premiering at J-Pop Summit on August 28th 08.17.11

New People, the company putting on this month’s J-Pop Summit, announced an upcoming documentary film highlighting the story of the members of AKB48, the tremendously successful all-girl pop group. As the press release states, NEW PEOPLE Entertainment, a film division … READ MORE

J-Pop Summit Festival returning to San Francisco in August 07.12.11

On the weekend of August 27-28 in San Francisco’s Japantown district, this year’s J-Pop Summit will light up the streets with Japanese music, fashion, video games, and other fun, festive attractions. Put together by New People in conjunction with the … READ MORE

Recap of last weekend’s J-Pop Summit in San Francisco 09.22.10

Thanks to the Internet, I can provide you with an in-depth review of what went down last weekend at the J-Pop Summit in San Francisco. Thanks to MTVIggy correspondent Deb Aoki, you can read this very thorough account of the … READ MORE

J-Pop festival currently going on in San Francisco! 09.15.10

Attention, J-Pop fans in the Bay Area! The J-Pop Summit Festival began on Monday of this week, and up through this weekend all kinds of fun stuff will be going on in Japantown. As this helpful article from the SF … READ MORE