[엑스포츠뉴스=한인구 기자] EPIK HIGH has rounded off their second concert tour in Japan successfully.
EPIK HIGH’s Japan concert tour “EPIK HIGH JAPAN TOUR 2015 ～Show must go on～” that began on May 3, was finished in the May 24 concert held at Shinkiba Studio Coast in Tokyo.
EPIK HIGH staged passionate performances in eight cities in Japan, and electrified Shinkiba Studio Coast in the last concert. They captivated the night in Tokyo, by performing songs of their best album “THE BEST OF EPIK HIGH ～SHOW MUST GO ON～” released in Japan in April, as well as other hit songs including “FLY”, “LOVE LOVE LOVE”, “DON’T HATE ME”, “BORN HATER”, etc.
Along with the performances, EPIK HIGH also held a “Genie Time” event, to have a fun time with fans by making their three wishes come true.
At the end of the last concert, the audience held slogans that say “SHOW MUST GO ON & ON” in heir hands, to give a surprise to EPIK HIGH who worked hard for the tour for a month. The members of EPIK HIGH were deeply touched by the event prepared by fans.
The 100-minute-long concert was acclaimed by the audience from the very beginning to the end, and ended in great enthusiasm of fans who sang along “DON’T HATE ME”, the encore song.
EPIK HIGH will perform in Japan’s world-class summer music festival “SUMMER SONIC 2015″ to be held in August, to meet local fans once again.
After the Japan tour, EPIK HIGH will hold North America tour beginning from May 27, in San Francisco, LA, Seattle, Chicago, Dallas, Atlanta, New York in the United States, and in Vancouver and Toronto in Canada.
Some of the tickets for EPIK HIGH’s North America tour have already been sold out, and in most of the cities, the ticket sale rate is recording nearly 100%. So, the number of concerts for the tour increased from six in six cities to total 11 concerts in nine cities, showing local music fans’ high interest in EPIK HIGH.
Then, EPIK HIGH will come back to Korea to spend the summer with Korean fans, by holding “Now Playing” concert to be held on July 31 to August 2 and on August 7 to 9 at Marry Hall of Sogang University located on Seoul.
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