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BAND-MAID & Babyraids Japan Lead Programming at J-Pop Summit 2017!

J-Pop Summit 2017 has announced its music performance programming slate for this year’s celebration of all things Japanese.

BABY-MAID and Babyraids Japan are among the music headliners – along with May’n, YANAKIKU and more.

Also featured are the Sake Summit and the Ramen Summit – highlighting two of Japan’s biggest exports – and the first-ever J-POP SUMMIT Artist Project.

J-Pop Summit 2017 will be held the weekend of September 9th & 10th at the Fort Mason Center for Arts and culture located in San Francisco’s Marina district.

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J-Pop Summit 2017 Announces Premium Line-Up of Ramen, Sake and Food Vendors!

Hinodeya Ramen – Photo courtesy of J-Pop Summit 2017

While anime, manga and Japanese culture in general are all essential components of San Francisco’s annual J-Pop Summit, the food alone is worth attending the event.

This year, J-Pop Summit 2017 will be featuring some of the best ramen and sake from San Francisco and Seattle in its Ramen Summit and Sake Summit.

The two summits aside, there will also be a variety of Japanese snacks, drinks, and local food trucks will also be offering Japanese fare available for purchase, if interested get 10% off with their discount code.

J-POP SUMMIT 2017 takes place on Saturday and Sunday, September 9th and 10th at the Fort Mason Center for Arts and Culture located in San Francisco’s Marina district.

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J-Pop Summit 2017 Announces Live Performers!

J-Pop Summit 2017 has announced additions to its scheduled live performers –  anison singer May’n, Kendama performers Zoomadanke, Vogue-inspired dance team TOKYO GEGEGAY (above), and renowned Studio Ghibli singer Azumi Inoue and daughter Yuyu.

Of the four acts, only May’n has performed in North America before (at the J-Pop Summit).

J-POP SUMMIT 2017 takes place on Saturday and Sunday, September 9th and 10th at the Fort Mason Center for Arts and Culture located in San Francisco’s Marina district.

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J-Pop Summit 2017 Announces First Guests of Honor; Advance Ticket Sales Date!

J-Pop Summit 2017 has announced that the creator of  HYPERSONIC Music Club, Hiroyuki-Mitsume Takahashi will be a Guest of Honor.

Musical Guests of Honor. so far, are: BAND-MAID (above left), Babyraids Japan (above right), Misaki Iwasa And YANAKIKU – all of whom will perform.

J-Pop Summit 2017 takes place on Saturday and Sunday, September 9th and 10th at the Fort Mason Center for Arts and Culture located in San Francisco’s Marina district.

Advance tickets go on sale on Friday, May 26th.

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