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Friday, April 8
 

1:30pm

Johnny Yong Bosch and Eyeshine
Have you ever wanted to waste your time singing about totally random stuff? Me neither…until I decided to come up with this totally random panel!

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Johnny Yong Bosch

Johnny Yong Bosch made his debut as Adam, the Black Ranger on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. He appeared in over 200 episodes and both big screen versions of the series.Some of JYB’s more popular roles as a voice actor include: Ichigo Kurosaki from Bleach, Vash the Stampede from... Read More →
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Eyeshine

Eyeshine first found success in 2006 with a unique blend of pop punk and post grunge called Edge Rock. The band gained a modest audience with its debut EP, “How About That” and their first full length album, “Red Stripes White Lights” but it was their sophomore effort, “My... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

1:30pm

Behind the Music with GARNiDELiA
GARNiDELiA has been a part of the Japanese music scene for 5 years. In that time, they have been featured in numerous anime themes, and played internationally. Learn about their experiences and ask your questions here!

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GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA is a music unit composed of MARiA, a female vocalist and toku, a music composer. Both are incredibly talented and have garnered musical fame independently. toku has written and arranged hit songs of Angela Aki, LiSA, An Café and others. MARiA performs with several musicians... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

4:15pm

Karaoke Semi-Finals
The not-quite final round of the Karaoke Competition! 9 contestants will face off, but only 3 will move on!

Friday April 8, 2016 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

4:30pm

Behind the Music: Joe Inoue
Meet Joe Inoue and get a first hand account of his life - from LA to Japan and making it in the music industry!

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Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue was born in Los Angeles, California under Japanese parents who moved to the states to follow their careers. He grew up in an environment filled with music, and started listening to music seriously in his middle school years. Gradually, Inoue started recording his own materials... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

8:00pm

Beyond Visual Kei: The Asian Underground Metal Scene
Looking to delve beyond the biggest rock/metal exports of Asia and see what they really have to offer? we will be moving past the pop and urban trends and treading into darker and heavier territory than the usual group of acts that find notoriety on this side of the world. from it's ancient cultural ties and rapid expansion in the last century to the darkest corners of modern extreme metal, we will be covering the culture, ties with other media, and of course the vibrant and epic music itself. come delve into the hidden gem that is Asian heavy metal!

Friday April 8, 2016 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Room 316C: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

8:00pm

The Pop Pacific: Intro to Kpop & Jpop
Anime fans are often J-pop (Japanese pop) and K-pop (Korean pop) fans so learn about these fascinating music worlds from a fun academic point of view. We will cover the genres of J-pop and K-pop, along with the popular groups, and the role of entertaiment agencies in creating these groups.

Friday April 8, 2016 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Room 311: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue
 
Saturday, April 9
 

4:00pm

Pungdeng-E Q&A
Have questions for Pungdeng-E? Get them answered here!

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Pungdeng-E

DO YOU KNOW PUNGDENG-E? PUNGDENG-E is a three member KPOP girl group from Korea consisting of members Heejin “Red”, Gahee “Blue” and Eunbi “Yellow”. The group made their music debut on December 2013 and live television stage debut on February 2014. They originated with... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

9:30pm

Saturday Night butishake
This year, the butishake and Saturday Night Dance have joined forces to create something amazing! Everybody jump around!

Saturday April 9, 2016 9:30pm - Sunday April 10, 2016 12:00am
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue
 
Sunday, April 10
 

1:15pm

Karaoke Finals
This is the final round of the Karaoke Competition! Everyone has worked so hard to get here, but only one can take home the Karaoke Idol Trophy!

Sunday April 10, 2016 1:15pm - 2:00pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue