Lantis Festival at Las Vegas has announced additional solo performances from Japanese anisong super group JAM Project. Members of JAM Project have made contributions to popular anime series such as Dragon Ball Z, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s, One Piece, Macross 7, and Space Battleship Yamato 2199.
The 2-day Festival at The Joint – Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas is the beginning of the world tour celebration marking the Lantis label’s 15th anniversary, featuring seven powerful music artists, many of them making their American performance debut.
Attendees have the chance to purchase VIP tickets for the shows, which include:
– Early Entry
– VIP Laminate Pass
– Lucky Bag with many exclusive goods from Japan unavailable in the U.S.
– A High-Five session after the show
January 16th, 2015 Show time: 7pm to 10pm
January 17th, 2015 Show Time: 2pm to 5pm
Ticket Link for January 16th:
Ticket Link for January 17th:
Advance Tickets: $50
Official LA Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/ANISONGWorldTourLantisFestivalinLasVegas
JAM Project (Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Monsters GX), YOUSEI TEIKOKU (Future Diary), Sayaka Sasaki (Cardfight!! Vanguard), Faylan (Tokyo ESP), ChouCho (Girls und Panzer), Yoko Ishida (Sailor Moon R), and bamboo (milktub) (Baka and Test) will perform each day of the January 16 & 17, 2015 concerts.
Friday, January 16
[Additional Solo Performances]
Kageyama made his debut in the rock band LAZY at the age of 16. He gained enormous popularity as its vocalist, Michell. In 1985, he started singing theme songs for TV movies and anime. In 1989, his theme song for Fuji TV’s Dragonball Z, “CHA-LA HEAD-CHA-LA” was released. Since then, he has performed many anime songs and formed an anisong supergroup, JAM Project, in 2000.
・TV Anime『Dragon Ball Z』
・TV Anime『Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac』
・TV Anime『Transformers: The Headmasters』
・TV Anime『Space Battleship Yamato 2199』
Masami Okui (JAM Project)
Okui started her career as a backing chorus singer for many artists, such as Yumi Matsutoya. She made her major debut in 1993. She has performed many smash hit theme songs for anime such as Slayers and Revolutionary Girl Utena. She also writes and provides songs for many anime related works. She joined JAM Project in 2003 and performs as a solo singer with many recent tours in Asia.
・Feature Anime『Ghost Sweeper Mikami』
・TV Anime『Revolutionary Girl Utena』
・TV Anime『Starship Girl Yamamoto Yohko』
・TV Anime『Di Gi Charat』
・TV Anime『Tales of Eternia THE ANIMATION』
・TV Anime『Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters』
・TV Anime『He Is My Master』
・TV Anime『Muteki Kanban Musume』
・TV Anime『Shin Koihime Muso』
・TV Anime『Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere』
Yoshiki Fukuyama (JAM Project)
Fukuyama made his debut in the rock band HUMMING BIRD in 1991. He had his breakthrough with the theme song for the TV anime Macross 7. He started his solo activity in 2000 and released the opening theme songs for Overman King Gainer and Buso Renkin. He toured Asia two years in a row in 2009 and 2010. He is also a member of JAM Project.
・TV Anime『Macross 7』
・TV Anime『OVERMANKing Gainer』
・TV Anime『Buso Renkin』
・TV Anime『Kamen no Maid Guy』
Saturday, January 17
[Additional Solo Performances]
Masaaki Endoh (JAM Project)
Endoh’s nickname is the “Young Lion of Anisong” which came from the hit theme song for TV anime The King of Braves GaoGaiGar in 1997. He joined the revolutionary anisong supergroup JAM Project in 2000. He performed the theme song for one of the Super Sentai series Bakuryu Sentai Abaranger, which became the highest grossing Sentai theme song in history. He joined the event “ANIME FRIENDS” held in San Paulo, Brazil with Hironobu Kageyama and Masami Okui in 2004.
・TV Anime『The King of Braves GaoGaiGar』
・TV Anime『Niji no Senki Iris』
・TV Anime『Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s』
Hiroshi Kitadani (JAM Project)
Kitadani made his debut in the 3-piece rock unit Stagger. He also played in the band Lapis Lazulo before becoming a solo artist. In 1999, he became popular with “We are!”, the highly-acclaimed theme song of the TV anime ONE PIECE. He has performed many theme songs for tokusatsu, anime, and video games, including Kamen Rider Ryuki, Madan Senki Ryukendo, Yokai Ningen Bem, and Saint Beast. He joined JAM Project in 2002.
・TV Anime『ONE PIECE』
・TV Anime『Transformer: Energon』
・TV Anime『Yokai Ningen Bem 2』
・TV Anime『Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters GX』
・TV Anime『Gaist Crusher』
・Feature Anime『Firefighter! Daigo of Fire Company M』
ABOUT LANTIS FESTIVAL AT LAS VEGAS
Lantis, the world’s largest label for anime song artists, presents “ANISONG WORLD TOUR ~ LANTIS FESTIVAL” on January 16 and 17th , 2015 at The Joint – Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV. The Lantis Festival brings 7 major artists to spread their Anisong circle to U.S. fans.
The U.S. show will kick off their 6-city world tour as “the circle of Anisong” that connected all of Japan goes overseas to deliver the heat of Anisong throughout the world.
Lantis Festival at Las Vegas is presented in conjunction with Otakon Vegas.