One of the Great Japanese Visual-Kei Bands to Have U.S. Debut at this Summer’s Most Anticipated Animation, Music and Manga Convention in Southern California
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (April 13, 2011) – With Yoshihiko on vocals, Nao on guitar, Kohsuke on bass and Kiri on drums, heidi. (read as haiji) is considered one of the great Japanese Visual-Kei bands. They will be performing in their U.S. debut concert at this summer’s most anticipated anime, Japanese music and manga event AMē as official Guests of Honor over the 4th of July weekend in Anaheim, California! More info and attendee registration can be found at www.am2con.org
heidi. is associated with the J-Rock style of Visual-Kei and has released five albums, one mini-album, nine singles and has also sold out concerts in Japan. heidi. mesmerizes audiences with their unique style and visually stunning performances.
Fans will also be treated to the latest hot looks from fashion power houses Sixh and Hangry & Angry before and after the concert.
“heidi. Is an amazing band to see perform live and we are honored to have them debut in the U.S. at AMē,” states AMē representative Chase Wang, “fans are definitely in for a treat with the spectacular showmanship heidi. Get your Passports and join the fun today!”
heidi. joins Gashicon, IBI and MINT as official AMē Guests of Honor for 2011.
AMē current activities include Exhibit Hall, Masquerade, Behind the Voice Actors Studio, AMV’s, Arcade, Summer Festival, World Cosplay Summit, Rum Party Pirates, Cosplay Chess, Dances, Fashion Shows, Table Top, Console Gaming, AniMaid Café, Workshops, Panels, Concerts and more!
Partnerships include Ani.ME.
Prize sponsors include Atlas Games, Cosplay Wigs USA, FUNimation and Gaia Online.
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Also, 25% of all official Passport sales will be donated directly to Japanese Disaster Relief efforts.
Located in Anaheim, California – AMē, established in 2010, is a multi-day (3 days) 24 hour event with no general attendance/badge purchase requirement and is aspiring to be a key meeting place for fans that share a common interest in Asian music, Animation/Anime, and Comics/Manga. Nominal fees are charged for certain activities that attendees choose to participate in. AMē will be held on July 1-3, 2011 at the Anaheim Convention Center in sunny Anaheim, California. More information can be found at www.am2con.org