Sunday, July 13, 2014

[#JPOP] Win A Ticket To Tokyo at J-POP SUMMIT 2014 + Schedules

Go to May’n’s Live Show at Slim’s for chance to win a round-trip ticket to Tokyo!
Photo: WIN A TICKET TO TOKYO at May'n's show at Slim's!!! Our sponsor United Airlines' promo of their new SF-HANEDA route!!

May’n is a Japanese Rock Vocalist worldly known for her work as Sheryl Nome (singing voice) in the anime Macross Frontier, and in other anime themes such as Accel World, Aria The Scarlet Ammo, Shangri-La, Inari, Konkon, Koi Iroha, and Blood Lad, will perform at Slims (333 11th St, San Francisco, CA 94103) as a part of her 10th anniversary tour, “May’n Road to 10th Anniversary World Tour 2014.”
Special VIP tickets are available that includes a pass to a MEET & GREET session after the show. This is a rare chance to meet May’n in person and get her autograph. Ticket numbers are limited, so get your tickets NOW!

★ An exclusive raffle for Slim’s audiences! ★
Fans who purchase the tickets to May’n at Slim’s have a chance to win a flight* to Tokyo! The lucky winner will be announced on site! Don’t miss this chance!
For more information about this United Airline flight, visit
*This ticket will be effective starting October 26th, 2014.
*This tickets is valid for one year after October 26th, 2014.

On Saturday, July 19th, May’n will also make a special appearance at J-POP SUMMIT Festival to say hello to fans! (NO live performance at Japantown and Union Square is scheduled yet)
2:00pm @ Pagoda Stage, Japantown / 7:00pm @ Union Square

★ May’n LIVE @ Slim’s
May’n “Road to 10th Anniversary Japan & World Tour 2014-15″
Date: July 20th (Sun)*
Time: Doors @ 7:00pm / Starts @ 8:00pm
Venue: Slim’s (333 11th St, San Francisco, CA 94103 MAP, (866) 55-TICKETS begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (866) 55-TICKETS FREE  end_of_the_skype_highlighting)
Tickets*: Advance $45 / Door $50 / VIP** $100
Inquires: Shameless-Self Production
* $1 venue surcharge and $5 service fee will be added to Advance and VIP tickets.
** The VIP ticket includes an exclusive pass to MEET & GREET with May’n after the show (Quantities are limited)
 Buy Tickets

So many events happening at J-POP SUMMIT 2014! Here is the schedule below! And don't forget the Japane Film Festival of San Francisco and the POP GOURMET FOOD FESTIVAL all will be happening!!!

There are many more bands playing at the SUMMIT so please go to their website or Follow on their FACEBOOK page, Everyday new events are being listed!!! This will be the biggest event of the summer! Love all things Japanese? You should go!!!



July 19 (Sat) 12pm-8:50pm @ Union Square

▶ 12:00pm-5:00pm: Traditional Art Performances
▶ 6:30pm-8:30pm: J-POP LIVE
▶ 11:00am-8:30pm: Sponsor Booth
▶ Free Admission

J-POP LIVE at UNION SQUARE will be held on Saturday, July 19th! The show
will be kicked off at noon with traditional art performances by Cal Raijin Taiko and
Awakko-ren’s Awa-dance. Special J-POP live starts at 6:30pm with special guests of
honor, Una, DAICHI, Tokyo Girls’ Style, Tomomi Itano, and special greeting by May’n.
 You can also enjoy the booths by festival sponsors Japankuru, SEGA, Merry Project,
 ma chére Cosette? and Takara Sake USA!

★ 12pm~5pm: Traditional Art Performances

☆ Cal Raijin Taiko
(12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm)
Powerful Taiko (Japanese drums) performances by Cal Raijin Taiko!
  ☞ Cal Raijin Taiko

☆ SF Awakko-Ren
(3:00pm, 4:00pm)
Japanese Awa-dance (Traditional dance from Tokushima prefecture, Japan)
 performance by SF Awakko-Ren! Come and dance together!
  ☞ SF Awakko-ren

★ 6:30pm~8:30pm: J-POP LIVE!
Guests: Una, DAICHI, Tokyo Girls’ Style, Tomomi Itano, May’n
☆ 6:35pm: Una
KAWAii!! model and singer, Una, showcases her latest songs.
  ☞ Una

☆ 6:55pm: DAICHI
Come check out the phenomenal human beat-boxer, DAICHI’s live performance!

Merry Project
☆ 7:10pm: “Smile” Project by Merry Project
“Let’s Open the SMILE Umbrella: the message from the children from
Fukushima prefecture and the world
  ☞ Merry Project

Tokyo Girls' Style
☆ 7:15pm: Tokyo Girls’ Style
Let’s celebrate Tokyo Girls’ Style’s US debut at Union Square together by waving
 sunflowers together!
  ☞ Tokyo Girls’ Style

Tomomi Itano
☆ 7:50pm: Tomomi Itano
Tomomi Itano, a former core member of AKB48, will make her US debut at
 Union Square! Tomomi will showcase the songs from her latest album,
“SxWxAxG,” just released on July 2nd!
  ☞ Tomomi Itano

☆ 8:10pm: May’n
Japanese pop/anime singer, May’n, comes to say hello to San Francisco fans
and promote her SF live concert at Slim’s on 8pm, Sunday 7/20.
  ☞ May’n

★ 11:00am-8:30pm: Booth at Union Square


☆ Japankuru
JAPANKURU means “Come to Japan.” Planning a visit? Interested in its culture?
 Or know very little about Japan? Come to JAPANKURU Booth and get to know
 more about Japan!
  ☞ Japankuru

☆ “Hatsune Miku ~ Project DIVA F 2nd” Trial by SEGA:
Come celebrate the Western debut of “Hatsune Miku Project DIVA F 2nd,”
releasing this Fall for both PS3 and PS® VITA at the SEGA Booth! Meet SEGA
 staff and play the localized version of the game for the first time ever in
 San Francisco! (In cooperation with Biken International)
  ☞ SEGA

☆ Merry Project:
Delivering smiles from Fukushima to San Francisco!
The “Smile” project by kids in Fukushima prefecture, one of the most
devastated areas of the Northeastern Japan Earthquake in 2011, now
arrives to San Francisco! Check out the exhibition and workshop to
 create your own ‘Smile’ plates to help others smile!
  ☞ Merry Project

ma chére Cosette?
☆ Histoire “ma chére Cosette?”:
Check out “ma chére Cosette?” jewelries and accessories straight from Japan!
Their French retro accessories will add more fun and stylish essences to your
everyday fashion!
  ☞ ma chére Cosette?

☆ Takara Sake USA:
Come to Takara Bar at Union Square! Try their premium cold sake “Rei,” and
popular sparkling cocktail “J POP” (Grapefruit & Peach flavor available) while
watching Takara’s J POP ambassador, DAICHI’s performance on stage!
 (I.D. will be checked) (In cooperation with Biken International)
  ☞ Takara Sake USA

★ Get your VIP Pass!
VIP Pass
Come and get a VIP Pass to put you closer to celebrities on stage, hook you up
with a specialty J-POP goody bag, and get you into exclusive Meet & Greet
 session both in Union Square and Japantown! (At this location: sales
 of passes only. Previously purchased passes must be picked up in Japantown location)
☆ Premium Viewer Pass $35 ▶▶ Buy Now
☆ VIP Pass A $85 SOLD OUT
☆ VIP Pass B $85 ▶▶ Buy Now
  More details☞ GET VIP PASS
Sunday (7/20)

@ Cinema
12:00pm:   Kotodama – Spiritual Curse + Q&A
  2:45pm:   SHORT PEACE
  4:20pm:   “wo ai ni” in Tokyo + Q&A
  6:00pm:   Why Don’t You Play In Hell

@ Mezzanine
  2:00pm:   Autograph Session by Ayumi Seto at “Aymmy” Pop-up Shop
ALL DAY:   “Aymmy in the batty girls” Pop-up Shop

11:00am:   Tomomi Itano
11:15am:   J-POP IDOL 2014
12:00pm:   Black Diamond
12:30pm:   Guest: Yuki Furukawa (Actor)
12:45pm:   Una
  1:15pm:   DAICHI
  1:30pm:   BABY, THE STARS SHINE BRIGHT Fashion Contest
  2:45pm:   TBA
  3:15pm:   Pocky Eating Contest
  4:00pm:   Tokyo Girls’ Style
  4:45pm:   Pinky Doodle Poodle
  5:30pm:   Real Escape Game

    Sake Tasting
    Food Trucks
    Bites & Snacks
    Ramen Street

1:00pm @ Kinokuniya/SEGA Booth: Autograph Session by KEI, Hatsune Miku’s Official Illustrator

    KAWAii!! Area: Merchandise Sales and Meet & Greet
    Artist Alley by San Francisco Bazaar
    Anime Lane by AOD
    Film Festival WILL CALL Booth
    VIP Pass Check-In Booth

Meet & Greet:
    5:30pm: Pinky Doodle Poodle

    Press/Media Check-in, Information, Paramedic

◉ For film details & schedule, visit!

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