The world’s biggest pop animation stars gathered on stage for the first time in an immersive live concert experience featuring virtual music idols Kizuna AI Original Singeroid “#kzn”, vocal duo HIMEHINA, GUMI, the vocal trio MaRiNaSu and the pop twins LiLYPSE

Beginning of the two-month North American tour February 6, 2023 at from Vancouver Orpheus Theater

The tour is produced by Anime Entertainment LLC, which is led by industry veterans and two of BASE Hologram’s founders, Bob Ringe and Marty Tudor

LOS ANGELES, October 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The first International Lively Music Festival announces its first tour, bringing virtual music superstars to 37 venues across North America departure February 6, 2023. This is the first time that the popular VTubers (virtually generated animated YouTubers) and Vocaloids (virtual singers with computer-generated voices) have appeared on stage together.

With Kizuna AI Original Singeroid”#kzn”vocal duet HIMEHINAvocal trio MaRiNaSuthe fan favorite’s North American debut GUMIand the pop twins LiLYPSE, the show will be LIVE, a multimedia rave concert led by a DJ. Featuring all-new songs and never-before-seen content, the tour brings these characters to life through state-of-the-art high-definition LED and digital projections. These characters are among the fan favorites of the international anime music movement. Native Japanthese superstar avatars have exploded globally over the past two years, attracting tens of millions of followers worldwide, generating over 62 million Google searches and over 1.2 billion views (YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and others).

The artist’s presale starts on monday 31 october at 10am local hour. Tickets for all North America shows are on sale friday november 4 at 10am local hour. Visit IAMF.LIVE to learn more, register for presale access and to purchase tickets.

The global festival will continue its tour throughout 2023, Europe, South East Asia and South America.

I feel honored and privileged to work with the talented intellectual property owners and character designers of the five acts appearing on our International Anime Music Festival“says the producer Bob Ringe. “The response from the Anime community and Anime creators around the world exceeded my expectations. See you all at the festival!

I am delighted to be working with this extraordinary visually exciting Art Felm”, explains the producer Marty Tudor.The energy of this group of virtual artists is incredible and inspires the best of our superb creative team. This show is going to be awesome!

bench California provides financial support.

The International Anime Music Festival is produced by Anime Entertainment LLC – led by industry veterans and two of BASE Hologram co-founders Bob Ringe and Marty Tudor – with the creative director Rob Roth (Winner of the Tony Award for by Disney The beauty and the Beast). The tour is represented by Music Wasserman (North America) and UTA (Internationally).

Mon 6 February 2023 | Vancouver, BC | Orpheus Theater
Wed, February 8, 2023 | Seattle, WA | Primal Theater
Thu, February 9, 2023 | Portland, OR | Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Sat 11 February 2023 | San Jose, California | San Jose Civic Auditorium
Tue, February 14, 2023 | Los Angeles, CA | Microsoft Theater
Thu, February 16, 2023 | Phoenix, Arizona | Arizona Financial Theater
Fri, February 17, 2023 | Las Vegas, Nevada | The Theater at Virgin Hotels
Sat 18 February 2023 | Albuquerque, AZ | Revel entertainment center
Sun, February 19, 2023 | Denver, CO | Mission Ballroom
Tue, February 21, 2023 | Kansas City, Missouri | Arvest Bank Theater in Midland
Thu, February 23, 2023 | Austin, TX | ACL Live at the Moody Theater
Fri, February 24, 2023 | San Antonio, TX | Tech Port Arena
Sat, February 25, 2023 | Irving, TX | The Toyota Music Factory pavilion
Sun, February 26, 2023 | Houston, TX | 713 Music Room
Tue, February 28, 2023 | Oklahoma City, OK | The criterion
Wed, March 1, 2023 | St. Louis, Missouri | The neighborhood factory
Thu 2 March 2023 | St. Paul, MN | Myth Live
Fri, March 3, 2023 | Milwaukee, Wis. | Theater by the river
Sat 4 March 2023 | Chicago, IL | Riviera Theater
Sun, March 5, 2023 | Detroit, Michigan | Masonic Temple Theater
Tue 7 March 2023 | Indianapolis, Indiana | Murat theater at the old national center
Wed, March 8, 2023 | Cleveland, Ohio | The Agora
Thu 9 March 2023 | Cincinnati, Ohio | At Bogart’s
Fri, March 11, 2023 | Montreal, QC | MTELUS
Sun, March 12, 2023 | Toronto, ON | THE STORY
Tue 14 March 2023 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Roxian Theater
Wed, March 15, 2023 | New York, NY | Terminal 5
Thu 16 March 2023 | Boston, MA | Roadrunner
Fri, March 17, 2023 | Mashantucket, Connecticut | The first theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino
Sat 18 March 2023 | National Harbor, MD | MGM National Port
Sun, March 19, 2023 | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | Franklin Music Room
Tue, March 21, 2023 | Charlotte, North Carolina | Blumenthal Center for the Performing Arts – Belk Theater
Wed 22 March 2023 | Jacksonville, Florida | Florida Theater
Thu 23 March 2023 | Durham, North Carolina | CAPC
Fri, March 24, 2023 | Atlanta, Georgia | Fox Theater
Sat 25 March 2023 | Orlando, Florida | hard rock live
Sun, March 26, 2023 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida | Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Thu 30 March 2023 | Monterrey, Mexico | Monterrey Arena
Fri, March 31, 2023 | Mexico City, Mexico | CDMX Arena

To learn more about the artists and the tour, please visit IAMF.LIVE.

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