AKB48 Sister Groups’ Premier Virtual Concert

Kuala Lumpur, 1 July 2020 – The much awaited JAPAN EXPO MALAYSIA 2020 (JEMY 2020)  is set to comeback with the same vigour on a virtual platform  from  18th (Saturday)-19th July(Sunday) this year.

The event will be creating history as the “THE FIRST ALL JAPAN VIRTUAL EVENT IN ASIA”. There will be back to back entertainment and mind-blowing performances by the brilliant artistes. Guess who is joining this spectacular concert? That’s none other than the popular JKT48 , the Indonesian idol group and SKE48 , the Japanese idol group from Nagoya! This will be the first ever appearance of  JKT48 and SKE48 together in a concert.

SKE48 AND JKT48  IS SET TO SIZZLE JEMY 2020 GOES VIRTUAL

After a benchmark performance of the AKB48 last year at Japan Expo Malaysia 2019, the sister groups are set to deliver a smashing performance at JEMY 2020 Goes Virtual! The audience are ensured to be thrilled with the presence SKE48, the first sister group of AKB48  who has a record sale of 11 million CDs in Japan.  The group performs at SKE48 Theater on 2F of Sunshine Sakae, a shopping center in Sakae, NagoyaAvex Group is its current official label.

JKT48 takes its name from the group’s base city of Jakarta, Indonesia. The country was seen as a potential market for the idol business because of its relatively young population and their intense love towards Japanese pop culture. The sister group usually performs songs by AKB48 and other sister groups that are translated to Indonesian.

SKE48 AND JKT48  IS SET TO SIZZLE JEMY 2020 GOES VIRTUAL

The live virtual concert has all genre to offer, so get ready for a dazzling performance by Ricky with FSP, the extraodinaire singers who can set your feet tapping with catchy rhythms that  they are. going to render on that day. There will be other jazz musicians joining as well under “Sumida Jazz Festival”.

RICKY WITH FSP

Get enchanted with the solo performance of Kiyosaku from Mongol 800 with his Ukelele Gypsy performance. Mongol800 is a Japanese three-piece punk rock band from UrasoeOkinawaJapan  who have  sold over two-million records in 2001.

JEMY holds the title as the biggest  virtual Japanese  music festival ASIA, and it takes this very seriously. The event featuring dynamic lineups to score meet and greet  tickets to, amalgamating numerous acts from major stars to local groups in just about every scene imaginable.

For those who wish to purchase the meet and greet tickets, you may visit www.eventpop.me with further details announced  on JEMY’s  official Facebook page on 30.06.2020.

Beauty at His Fingertips

Those who are eager  to witness the beautiful artwork of Kariyazaki can now do so during his exclusive appearance at JAPAN EXPO MALAYSIA 2020 GOES VIRTUAL(JEMY2020 GOES VIRTUAL). Kariyazaki will be showcasing his beautiful masterpieces from which you can draw inspiration to  decorate your living room, bedroom or learn deeper about the Ikebana art and go about arranging flowers in a most creative way.

Japanese Traditional Drum Performance By Kodo            

The unison of sound, Kodo, the hidden treasure of Japanese art. This traditional Japanese drum is known better as the primal source of all rhythm. The team kicked off in 1981 and has since toured 52 countries with over 6500 performances.                   

Naomichi Hanazono

Don’t miss the charming Japanese singer and actor, “Naomichi Hanazono” (花園直道) and his breathable blend of traditional Japanese and modern performances  at this extravagant event

Mugen Style Collection

It’s not all about music, fashion enthusiast will be entertained by models adorning the unique  MUGEN STYLE COLLECTION by “KUNG SARUDA” , a Thai fashion designer  who is collaborating with Japanese unique illustrator artist “MITSUME”.

Cultural Performance: Awa Odori Performance

Catch a glimpse of The Awa Odori.  Awa Odori is the largest dance festival in Japan, attracting over 1.3 million tourists every year. The audience from worldwide are invited to do the Virtual Awa Odori (Traditional Japanese Dance) from home!

Get Hyped With Michinoku Pro-Wrestling

Michinoku Pro Wrestling (みちのくプロレス, Michinoku puroresu) (originally known as North Eastern Wrestling) is a Japanese professional wrestling professional wrestling promotion founded by The Great Sasuke in 1993. It was the first independent wrestling promotion in Japan to not base its operations in Tokyo, but rather in Morioka, Iwate. The wrestling match made even made more interesting with the presence of Gatoh Move, Wrestling promotion founded and run by Emi Sakura.

A major festival of heroes and heroines embodying fantastic creatures!

“Cosplay,” the portmanteau of “costume” and “play.” A hobby with legions of adepts all over the world. And every year all those fans set their sights on Japan Expo Malaysia , keenly watching the whereabouts of arguably the most important event of this genre in the world, the first World Cosplayers Online Event. Get dress in your own cosplay favorite outfits and be ready to join the virtual Cosplay Parade with us for the world to see, leading by famous cosplayers! Let’s Act! Let’s Parade together on Sunday 19th July 2020.

Meet Hoshino Mea

Mea Hoshino, a virtual YouTuber is an online entertainer, typically anime-styled, Japanese speaking, and a YouTuber and/or live streamer, who is represented by a digital avatar generated by computer graphics.

The event organized by G-Yu Creative Co.,Ltd and co-organized by Siam Connection Sdn Bhd. The show is endorsed by The Embassy of Japan, JETRO Malaysia, JNTO KL, JFKL and Tourism Malaysia.

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