fhána to Make U.S. Concert Debut at Anime Weekend Atlanta
Lantis Company Ltd. has announced that fhána will perform at the upcoming Anime Weekend Atlanta convention. The group comes to the U.S. for this special show just one year after they debuted at the 10th annual Animelo Summer Live concert in Japan, which is one of the biggest live events in the country for anime music and artists.
Anime Weekend Atlanta is the largest anime convention in the Southeastern U.S. and will take place Sep. 24-27, 2015 at the Cobb Galleria, the Renaissance Waverly Hotel, and the Sheraton Suites in Atlanta, GA. Additional information on Anime Weekend Atlanta is available at: http://awa-con.com.
fhána will make its U.S. performance debut with a very special live concert at Anime Weekend Atlanta on Friday, Sep. 26, 2015 at the Cobb Galleria Centre. The group is also set to participate in the convention’s Opening Ceremonies on Sep. 25, 2015, and will interact with fans in a special photo/meet-and-greet session. A variety of fhána merchandise also will be available for purchase.
fhána consists of three talented music producers/composers – Junichi Sato, yuxuki waga, and kevin mitsunaga – and a female vocalist, towana. The group’s polished, electro-synth driven pop sound has been notably featured in a variety of anime series, including its newest Lantis single, “Startust Interlude,” which is currently featured as the ending theme for the series, Celestial Method. The group also contributed theme songs for series such as Witch Craft Works, The Eccentric Family, and Prisma Illya and was named as an iTunes Japan 2014 New Artist to Watch.
fhána released its first full-length record, Outside of Melancholy, with Lantis in February 2015 and has gained wide acclaim across Japan for passionate and well-produced live shows. In addition to composing and producing its own music, fhána has produced tracks for other artists including ChouCho’s “looping star” and “life is blue back,” and Mai Aizawa’s “Sono Setsuna.”
Fans can check out fhána’s new record, Outside of Melancholy, at: https://itunes.apple.com.