Tag Archives: AFA11

AFA11: I Love Anisong Day 3 Coverage

The third and final day of the I Love Anisong – Rock Your Soul concert series saw some of the biggest names in the Anisong industry grace our sunny island of Singapore. From Anisong regular performer May’n to fan favorite angela and the highly anticipated Kalafina, Day 3 looked to build upon the energy level that Day 2 created. In …

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AFA11: I Love Anisong Day 2 Coverage

In 2008, the first Anime Festival Asia (AFA) started with only two artistes performing on separate days of the festival in a cordoned off area of the event hall in Suntec City Convention center. The first I Love Anisong concert back then marked a segment of the region’s largest anime festival that fans would always look forward to, year after …

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My Fav Anisong Band

Last month was a tiring month but one that marked a milestone for POPCulture Online as we were Digital Partners for Anime Festival Asia 2011. An entire weekend was dedicated to interviews and concert photography of some of the biggest Anisong groups to came to Singapore. Anisong group angela is best known for theme songs of anime television shows. Their …

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KANAME☆

Celebrity cosplayer KANAME☆ is a hit with his fans with his amazing cosplays. From Cloud of Final Fantasy VII Advent Children to Ichigo of Bleach and Portgas D.Ace of One Piece, KANAME☆ continues to wow audiences with his high level of quality and realism in his cosplays. POPCulture Online speaks to this passionate cosplayer while he was in town for …

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Kalafina: Harmony From Heaven

The brainchild of composer Yuki Kajiura who is responsible for many anisongs from popular series such as Pandora Hearts, both Gundam Seed & Seed Destiny, Tsubasa Chronicle, Noir and the latest Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Kalafina has gone on from their Kara no Kyokai days to having 3 studio albums, 9 singles and 1 DVD to their name. POPCulture Online’s …

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angela: The Evolution of Style

Japanese pop band angela is best known for theme songs of anime television shows. Their signature upbeat tunes and rich arrangements is a dazzling mix of electronica, dance, rock, swing jazz and ska. angela’s energetic stage presence and stunning performance brings together atsuko’s versatile vocals and KATSU’s multi-instrumental skills, instantly winning the hearts of audiences in big scale international events …

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USAGI

Making her maiden appearance at AFA11, USAGI wowed fans in Singapore with her unique style and she also graced the regional cosplay championship as a guest judge. POPCulture Online’s dynamic duo – Elliott Danker and Kenneth Wong managed to sneak a chat with her to find out more about her workout regime and what she does to unwind. POPCulture Online: …

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The Rise of LiSA

From her humble beginnings of a high school punk rock band to being selected as the singing voice of the character Yui in the anime Angel Beats, LiSA is no stranger to the Japanese popular culture. And now with a mini album “Letters to U” to her name plus touring and performing in Japan to sell-out crowds, this young lady …

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I Love Anisong Contest Results

Congratulations to the following who have won themselves a pair of tickets to this year’s I Love Anisong concert to be held at the Anime Festival Asia 2011 this weekend! 1st Prize: I Love Anisong Day 3 VIP tickets Kwong Wai Keat NRIC: SXXXX237F 2nd Prize: I Love Anisong Day 2 VIP tickets Nurul Athirah Binte Hazmi NRIC: SXXXX092D 3rd …

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angela

Stay tune to POPCulture Online this Anime Festival Asia 2011 as we catch up with vocalist atsuko and guitarist KATSU from Japanese pop band,angela Photo Credits: © Copyright King Record.Co.,Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

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USAGI

Stay tune to POPCulture Online as we chat with the talented USAGI when she makes her maiden appearance at Anime Festival Asia 2011!

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I Love Anisong Contest

The POPCulture Online team has decided to reward its Facebook fans by giving away tickets to this year’s AFA11 I love Anisong Concert. The tickets will not only grant you entry to hours of Anisong goodness but also entry into the AFA11 Festival Grounds plus its many stage events. Here’s what’s up for grabs! 1st Prize: I Love Anisong Day …

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May’n

It has been an exciting year for Japanese singing sensation May’n since she last performed at AFAX the year before with a solo concert and her movie premiere here at the recent ScreenSingapore event. With a new single out soon that will be the used in the upcoming Phi Brain anime and a concert lined up at the Yokohama Arena …

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Kalafina

The brainchild of composer Yuki Kajiura who is responsible for many anisongs from popular series such as Pandora Hearts, both Gundam Seed & Seed Destiny, Tsubasa Chronicle, Noir and the latest Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Kalafina has gone on from their Kara no Kyokai days to have 3 studio albums, 9 singles and 1 DVD to their name. Stay tuned …

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LiSA

From a humble beginnings of a high school punk rock band to being selected as the singing voice of the character Yui in the anime Angel Beats, LiSA is no stranger to the Japanese popular culture. And now with a mini album “Letters to U” to her name plus touring Japan with sell-out crowds, this young lady from the Gifu …

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