Hatsune Mike, the pop culture blue-haired phenomenon Hatsune Miku is returning to the USA and Mexico for a series of shows. Starting June 29th, the virtual star will perform in seven select cities from Los Angeles to New York to Mexico City.
Standing just 5’2, this 16-year old Japanese pop singer made her television debut here in America when she performed on the Late Show With David Letterman followed by her first North American tour. Now, a few years later, the cyber celebrity is coming back to in cities such as Los Angeles, San Jose, Austin, New York and Mexico City. She will be
Developed by Crypton Future Media, Hatsune Miku is a virtual persona who uses a computer-generated voice and 3D graphics to perform catchy pop songs on stage. No one voices the avatar, voiced she is by a singing synthesizer application. Her image and voice have helped musicians find their voice, helping them creatively create music. Since coming into form in 20o7, Miku has evolved into the digital embodiment and artistic muse for musicians and users alike to feed their creative side all over the world.
In Japan, Miku has a huge fanbase. Her shows generate thousands who come wearing neon fashion and waving glow sticks in the air as they sing along. Though just a 3D hologram, an avatar, Miku is a star like Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber. Here in America, the phenomenon is growing just as steadily.
Come and see with your own eyes.
June 29th Microsoft Theater Los Angeles, CA
July 1st City National Civic San Jose, CA
July 6th The Bomb Factory Dallas, TX
July 8th H-E-B Center Austin, TX
July 12th The Anthem Washington, D.C.
July 14th Hammerstein Ballroom New York, NY
July 19th Pepsi Center WTC Mexico City, Mexico
Watch Hatsune Miku perform “World is Mine” below.
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