The following news release posted below straight from X JAPAN Project announces the dramatic, unprecedented Japanese tickets sales of the YOSHIKI Mobile ONLY Presale in Japan for the upcoming X JAPAN Reunion Concerts.
This news does NOT affect current efforts in progress at Jrock Revolution for overseas fans seeking tickets.
Jrock Revolution is the first organization worldwide to post this release.
Courtesy of X JAPAN Project:
URGENT X JAPAN PROJECT NEWS RELEASE
X JAPAN to resume its attack in 2008
I.V. ～Towards Destruction～:
YOSHIKI MOBILE DROWNED IN OVER 100,000 TICKET RESERVATIONS FOR TOKYO DOME LIVES
PREVIOUSLY UNSEEN RUSH ON TICKET AGENCIES
TOKYO, JAPAN: X JAPAN March 28th, 30th lives "X JAPAN To Resume Its Attack 2008 I.V. ~Towards Destruction~" – March 28 (Fri) Tokyo Dome ~ Destruction Night ~ & March 30 (Sun) Tokyo Dome ~ Creation Night ~ — sold out through Yoshiki Mobile before going officially on sale.
Ticket agency eplus, in charge of the Yoshiki Mobile presale of the Tokyo Dome lives, reported a previously unseen run on the tickets within hours of the presale announcement over Yoshiki Mobile shortly after the January 20th press conference.
Due to the unexpected sell out through Yoshiki Mobile alone, to accommodate as many fans as possible, plans to add to seat capacity are under consideration, with seats to be added to the back of the stage, making for a full 360 degree seat placement, and Premium seats, in front front center stage, to be auctioned off; part of the sales revenue will be donated to a Bone Marrow Donor’s Bank.
X JAPAN STRIKES AGAIN 2008
TOKYO DOME LIVE
X JAPAN ATTACKS AGAIN 2008
I.V. ~Towards Destruction~
March 28 (Fri)
Tokyo Dome ~ Destruction Night ~ Open 16:30/Start 18:30
March 30 (Sun)
Tokyo Dome ~ Creation Night ~ Open 16:00/Start 18:00
Ticket price: S-seats 12,800 Yen (tax included) / A-seats 10,800 Yen (tax included – new reservations depending on cancellations)
Premium Tickets: (planned number 500 – sale revenue to be partly donated to a Bone Marrow Donor’s Bank)
Back of Stage tickets: (suplemental)
For information about Premium and Back of Stage tickets, please check the X JAPAN Official Website on February 1st.
READ MORE: "I.V."’s instant No. 1 on iTunes and worldwide "I.V." release and ringtone information
"I.V." instant No. 1 on iTunes daily charts upon release on Jan. 23 on both Overall Sales and Rock charts, in top charts worldwide.
Due to the reunion publicity, previously published songs are charting high again.
X JAPAN is the first Asian artist to chart high worldwide on iTunes rock pages and Billboard music site www.billboard.biz.
YOSHIKI‘s X JAPAN press conference has been featured prominently on international top news sides.
X JAPAN NEW RELEASES
Saturday, January 19, 2008
New song "I.V." Worldwide Release on iTunes
First Japanese artist world domination!
From 2008 January 23rd (Wed)
X JAPAN new song "I.V." to be released worldwide on iTunes
From 2008 January 23rd (Wed), the world-wide theme song of "SAW 4", "I.V." will be released in 23 countries in the world (Japan, Korea, America, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, France, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Spain, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxemburg, Holland, Norway, Austria, Portugal, Swiss, Sweden).
Thailand, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong release coming soon!
New song "I.V." ringtone/full ringtones available on music.jp from 2008 Jan 23rd (Wed)
"I.V." Ringtones available on cellular site music.jp
With a CD release yet to be announced, "I.V." charted unprecedented instant No. 1 on music.jp site in music downloads.
Source: X JAPAN Project