MMN Festival: Saki Shibata, Ayumi Seto & Yuri Suganuma to Hold Official Tours as Tour Guides

16.March.2018 | FES / SPOT

MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON FESTIVAL 2018 in SHIBUYA will be held on March 24 and 25. At the event, three popular models – Saki Shibata, Ayumi Seto and Yuri Suganuma  – will work as tour guides at the festival to hold official tours for attendees!

 

Let’s take a close look at each of their tours and what you can look forward to.

 

Yuri Suganuma

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After watching the stage performances where Yuri Suganuma will appear you will participate in a workshop with her. You’ll be making a swag, which is a popular stylish wall decoration. A range of flowers will be provided, so pick your favourite and get hands-on in designing your own original swag. After it’s complete, the tour will conclude with a commemorative photo together.

■Date: March 25th

■Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

■No. of People: 11

■Price: ¥3,500 (Includes workshop charge. Workshop scheduled to last 30 mins.)

 

13:00 Stage performances (w/ Yuri Suganuma)

14:30 Workshop

14:50 Commemorative photo

15 : 00     Viewing the stage

Register here: https://www.airbnb.jp/experiences/198915

 

 

Ayumi Seto

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You will participate in a workshop organized by “Aymmy in the batty girls,” an apparel brand for which Ayumi Seto works as the Director. After the workshop, you will join Ayumi Seto and go to the “Aymmy in the batty girls” store where she will showcase recommended spring items and outfit coordinates.

■Date: March 24th

■Duration: 1 Hour

■No. of People: 5

■Price: ¥2,000 (Includes workshop charge.)

 

11:00 Workshop: Design a mug

11:30 Spring recommendations at Aymmy store

12:00 Finish

 

■Date: March 25th

■Duration: 1 Hour

■No. of People: 5

■Price: ¥2,000 (Includes workshop charge.)

 

16:00 Workshop: Design a mug

16:30 Spring recommendations at Aymmy store

17:00 Finish

Register here: https://www.airbnb.jp/experiences/198906

 

 

Saki Shibata

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Saki Shibata will take on the role of a tour guide and show you around the Shibuya and Harajuku area! This special one-off tour will take you to spots in Shibuya and Harajuku that Saki visits often. You’ll also dress up in a kimono and pray at a shrine and more. The tour will take place on the 24th and 25th. The prices and schedules differ for each day so be sure read the details carefully.

■Date: March 24th

■Duration: 4 Hours

■No. of People: 9

■Price: ¥3,500 (Includes dining and workshop charges.)

■Schedule:

12:00 Create an accessory at the CHACO workshop in Laforet Museum Harajuku

13:00 Stage performances (w/ Saki Shibata)

14:30 Light meal

15:15 Walk along Cat Street

16:00 Finish at SHIBUYA CAST.

Register here: https://www.airbnb.jp/experiences/198879

 

■Date: March 25th

■Duration: 3 Hours

■No. of People: 9

■Price: ¥7,000 (Includes dining and workshop charges.))

■Schedule:

12:00 Meet at SHIBUYA CAST. for kimono fitting

12:45 Walk to Onden Shrine in kimono

13:55 Pray at Onden Shrine & receive goshuin

13:15 Stroll along Cat Street towards SHANTi

14:00 Late lunch at SHANTi

 

Register here: https://www.airbnb.jp/experiences/198895

 

 

Tours – How to Apply

To sign up for the tours, head to the Airbnb website and select the time and date. Please note that once all spaces have been filled the application window will close.

 

The application pages for each tour are different. Links and information will be posted on the MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON Twitter page, so be sure to follow us.

 

*Please note that payments can be made by card only.

 

■Information

MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON FESTIVAL 2018 in SHIBUYA
Locations: SHIBUYA CAST. / Tower Records Shibuya / Laforet Museum Harajuku / Onden Shrine
Dates: Saturday 24 March – Sunday 25 March
Time: 11:00-21:00 *Times differ at each area
Free Pre-Registration:http://mmnf2018.peatix.com

 

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    Official Website: https://www.kasagidera.or.jp

     

     

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  • Kabukichō Sherlock Anime Ending Song by Lozareena Released on Downloading Services

    17.October.2019 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

    Cute and edgy singer-songwriter Lozareena receives constant praise and admiration from numerous creators for her distinctive voice. She has previously featured on the NHK TV and radio program Minna no Uta. Her songs have also been played for several days in a row on NHK General TV and NHK Educational TV. Lozareena is known for having featured in the song Don’t you think feat. Lozareena by THE ORAL CIGARETTES (released by A-Sketch). Social media sites are flooding with comments on her beautiful voice. 

    Following the premiere of Kabukichō Sherlock on the late night anime programming block Animeism on MBS, TBS and BS-TBS on October 11, the ending theme song Hyakuoku Kounen (Ten Billion Light Years)  has been released on downloading services in Japan. Upon hearing the ballad, which was produced by Seiji Kameda, the listener will feel time pass slower. 

     

    Kabukichō Sherlock fans are excited to know how the song fits into the anime. Along with the song’s digital release, artwork for the song has also been revealed. Please check out the artwork along with the single and the anime to enjoy a complete experience.  

     

    A Statement from Seiji Kameda

    Lozareena’s voice is magical. There are times when her voice sounds childlike. Her voice paints an image of emotional pain entwined with strength. I have the utmost respect for her because she puts in all her effort when she sings.  

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