Pentagon, the viral Visual Kei sensation, will headline their first overseas live performance at Texas-based event A-Kon, ranked #2 in largest anime conventions of 2016 in North America by animecons.com.

In addition, the band has announced a new name to signify their expansion to include overseas activities: “Pentagon Japan.” A new English logo was also created for the new band name.

Pentagon Japan will headline a musical performance on Friday, June 9th, 2017 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Texas.

Other activities at the convention will include autograph sessions, a Q&A panel, and a special fashion event to be announced.

A-Kon will be held for 4 days from June 8th – 11th, 2017. More information regarding scheduling will be released on the A-kon website.

Pentagon Japan’s appearance is coordinated by FAKE STAR, USA.

For inquiries and press requests, please contact FAKE STAR, USA management at rubab@fakestar.co.jp

 

Band Profile

Pentagon Japan is a charismatic Visual Kei band taking the scene by storm with their eye-catching visual style and alternative metal and rock sound.

Founded by members of the popular session band “Call Me,” Pentagon Japan released a YouTube teaser video in late 2014. The video garnered thousands of views within days.

The band officially began activities on January 12th, 2015, with a sold-out first solo performance and every CD release ranking in the Oricon top 50 charts.

In September of 2016, before their 2nd anniversary, the band completed their first major tour which sold out venues and spanned all 47 prefectures of Japan.

Pentagon Japan is number one among young Visual Kei bands in the scene today.

 

Member Social Media

Vocals – chizuru
@pentagon_chizur

Guitar – Yutori
@pentagon_yutori

Guitar – Taku
@pentagon_Taku

Bass – minpha
@penagon_minpha
Instagram: @pentagon_minpha

Drums – Atsuki
@pentagon_atsuki
Instagram: @pentagon_atsuki

 

 

 

 

 

 

About FAKE STAR, USA

FAKE STAR, USA and its parent company, FAKE STAR Ltd., based in Japan, is the premier source for Visual Kei media. Company activities focusing on the promotion of Visual Kei music through media, live events, artist management, and more.

ViSULOG – http://v-kei.jp

FAKE STAR, Ltd. – http://fakestar.co.jp

New Facebook Page

FAKE STAR, USA has launched a new Facebook page to promote new events in the US:

http://facebook.com/fakestarusa

 

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