LOS ANGELES, CA (February 27th, 2014)–Tune in Tokyo presents HEMISPHERE, a monthly J-Pop and K-Pop event at Nirvana in Little Tokyo! Do you think you know your stuff when it comes to video games, comic books, anime, zombies and all things nerdy? On Saturday, March 8th, 2014 test your skills at “Geek Trivia Night” hosted by Mandie of Geeky Glamorous! We are also welcoming LA J-Punk / J-Rock band Lemon Drop Kick for a special live performance!
Trivia Teams can register prior to the event by emailing email@example.com In the subject line of your email please state “Geek Trivia Night Team”. Mention your name (team leader) and your team’s name in the body of the email. Teams may be from 2-4 members. Please note, team space is limited.
8–10 PM Trivia Contest featuring music from DJ Tora and DJ Ally
10–11 PM DJ Del
11 PM–12 AM Live Band Performance from Lemon Drop Kick
12–2 AM Non-Stop J-Pop and K-Pop MVs with DJ Greg Hignight
HEMISPHERE is 21+, $10 cover. Doors open 7:45 PM.
The winning team for “Geek Trivia Night” will receive an amazing prize pack full of goodies from the below sponsors! There will also be bonus questions open to all attendees.
Gold Bubble Clothing
Level Up Crafts
Pocky – Glico USA
Super Emo Friends
NINTENDO 3DS STREETPASS:
Do you have a Nintendo 3DS? Make sure you to bring it with you to collect Streetpasses! Thanks to our friends at Street Pass LA for supporting our event!
About Tune in Tokyo:
DJs and promoters Tune in Tokyo founded the first monthly event in Los Angeles for Japanese and Asian pop in 2008. Tune in Tokyo’s residencies have included Little Tokyo’s legendary live house 2nd Street Jazz and the renowned maid cafe Royal/T, in addition to appearances at KCON, Anime Expo, Pacific Media Expo, Japan: Endless Discovery and other events. HEMISPHERE is the new event from Tune in Tokyo, held monthly at Nirvana Bar & Grill in Little Tokyo. Join the Tune in Tokyo DJs as they drop tracks that span the best in Asian pop, and dance beats from across the world. HEMISPHERE is “global music for the masses”, crafted for fans of Japanese and Korean pop, and accessible to music fans looking for something different.
About Lemon Drop Kick:
Lemon Drop Kick is an engergetic Los Angeles-based female-fronted Japanese rock band whose hybrid-rock sound is a product of different musical influences and cultures. Featuring both Japanese and American members, elements of pop, emo, punk, metal, and J-rock are all pulled together to create an incredible new presence in the industry.With their combination of strong female vocals, driving, heavy guitars and hard-hitting drums, Lemon Drop Kick delivers vivid, inspirational messages through infectious hooks and melodies. With the growing popularity of Japanese rock worldwide, the Japanese/American hybrid sound of Lemon Drop Kick is winning more and more fans all across the globe. For more information please visit http://www.facebook.com/lemondropkick.