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Pacific Media Expo PMX Pacific Media Expo hosts its annual Pacific Music Live concert series highlighting some of the best musicians from the Pacific Rim. Pacific Media Expo showcases Asia's most gifted performing artists as well as up-and-coming Asian-influenced American musicians. Make your next live Pacific Music Live.

Pacific Music Live 09 features the musical talents of UchuSentai NOIZ, Papillon, Rusika,and Ai Chérie!

 
The music continues
PMX is working to bring you more musical offerings for Saturday and Sunday afternoons. More low key compared to the Friday night concert, these events will give you the opportunity to check out different artists and their music. On Saturday, starting at 1 p.m., Hydraphonic brings you Lemon Drop Kick, Kiryu, Nobu, and Poel. On Sunday, starting at 2 p.m., Making More Music has Slam Girls, Cherry, Nikki, and Aoi Kidokoro taking the stage.
 
UchuSentai NOIZ

Visual kei rock band UchuSentai NOIZ
Performing Friday, Nov. 6

Buy a priority/pit ticket for the UchuSentai NOIZ concert and get an autographed photo and autographed PMX poster. Buy a medium priority/middle ticket and get an autographed PMX poster.

UchuSentai NOIZ at PMX UchuSentai NOIZ will be live and in concert at Pacific Music Live 09 on Friday, Nov. 6. UchuSentai NOIZ will be attending a focus panel, autograph session and more throughout PMX09.

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UchuSentai NOIZ is the cutting edge of Japanese rock. They have toured extensively throughout Japan and released numerous albums and maxi-singles, DVDs, videos and books. UchuSentai NOIZ's visual kei style inspires their fans to cosplay and emulate the band's costumes.

The band is composed of Angel Taka (angel voice), Kotaro (neo-electric guitar), Masato (hyper-sonic guitar), Kyo (super vibrator) and Yamato (machine-gun beat grappler).

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Music Ticketing Policy
Pacific Music Live 09 concert tickets are on sale NOW.

PMX is proud to present the Pacific Music Live 09 concert. Please read all of the Music Ticketing Policy before you buy your tickets.
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Concert tickets are only available to PMX members and are handed out when you check in at PMX Registration. See here for more information about membership and registration.

Pacific Music Live 09
* The Pacific Music Live 09 will be in the evening of Friday, Nov. 6 starting at 8 p.m. Scheduled to perform are UchuSentai NOIZ, Papillon, Rusika, and Ai Chérie.
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Ai Chérie

Performing Friday, Nov. 6

Buy tickets for the Pacific Music Live 09 concert with UchuSentai NOIZ, Papillon, Rusika and Ai Chérie.

Ai Chérie at PMX Ai Chérie will be live and in concert at Pacific Music Live.

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American-born J-Pop artist, Ai Chérie makes a big wave in Tokyo, Japan, with her solo Debut Single KISS KISS. KISS KISS is an upbeat jump off your seat electronic pop dance track.
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Hydraphonic (Saturday)

Performing Saturday, Nov. 7

Hydraphonic at PMX Our Saturday afternoon concerts will let you experience a diverse selection of music and talents. PMX is bringing out local musicians to showcase

Hydraphonic features:
Poel
Nobu Albatross
Kiryu
Lemon Drop Kick

Hydraphonic starts is 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7 in the International Ballroom A. No tickets required for this event.

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Rusika

Performing Friday, Nov. 6

Buy tickets for the Pacific Music Live 09 concert with UchuSentai NOIZ, Papillon, Rusika and Ai Chérie.

Rusika at PMX PMX is pleased to announce that Rusika will be live and in concert at Pacific Music Live 09.

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Rusika (Natz (Vo/G), Ilan (Ba), Alfred (Dr)) is a band who's sound is a unique combination of Japanese rock, punk, pop, and ballads, with a touch of Metal.
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PMX Dance

Friday and Saturday nights, International Ballroom A

Two nights of dances brings you DJs from all over. This year PMX will have Guest of Honor Takuya Angel, DJ ¡PAZ!, and M3 Productions (DJs Tw33k, Tory Trajec, and Oui-Ji) taking their turns bringing you the best in dance.

Friday, 11 p.m. to closing
DJ ¡PAZ! and M3 Productions

Saturday, 10 p.m. to closing
Takuya Angel and M3 Productions

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Papillon

Performing Friday, Nov. 6

Buy tickets for the Pacific Music Live 09 concert with UchuSentai NOIZ, Papillon, Rusika and Ai Chérie.

Papillon at PMX Cure presents Papillon live and in concert at Pacific Music Live 09.

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Miri and Nagi are the duo that make up Papillon. The sakedol group formed in early 2007 and have performed extensively in Tokyo. Papillon is having their first group performance in the United States at PMX and appears by special arrangement with Cure.

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Kiryu

Singer/Songwriter Kiryu

Kiryu at PMX Coming to PMX will be special music industry guest Kiryu.

Japanese Singer/Songwriter Kiryu will appear at this year’s PMX to meet fans and promote his first album, Hydra, as a guest of Askew Magazine. Kiryu will be available throughout the convention selling merchandise, signing autographs, and for photo-ops. Also, be sure to check out his panel discussing the highs and lows of being an independent artist in the Japanese music industry.

Kiryu (桐龍) is a Japanese artist with a unique sound that moves beyond basic rock, exploring what an artist can do for music, instead of what music can do for an artist.

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Karaoke
Pacific Media Expo PMX Japanese music karaoke singerBringing you the best in aural pleasure, karaoke is a staple of conventions everywhere! PMX's karaoke room keeps the crowds running away in horror and running back for more. Here is your chance to take your act out of the shower and onto the stage with a proper microphone! Sing along to your favorite C-pop, J-pop, J-rock, K-pop, OPM, or anime tunes. Bring your own CD or MP3, or take a chance with our karaoke database of mystery. Earplugs not included!

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News

May 2010 raffle
Win: An autographed Angelic Pretty poster! Click here. (05.08.10)

April 17-18 Swap Meet
Vendor registration is now open for the PMX Anime Swap Meet at the Monterey Park Cherry Blossom Festival! Click here for event information and links. (04.13.10)

April 2010 raffle
Win: An autographed Aoi Kidokoro mini poster! (April Raffle closed on 04.30.10) (04.13.10)

March 2010 raffle
Win: Autographed UchuSentai NOIZ poster! (March Raffle closed on 04.10.10) (03.29.10)

February 2010 raffle
Win: Autographed button of Takuya Angel! (February Raffle closed on 03.10.10) (02.22.10)

January 2010 raffle
Win: Autographed self-portrait sketch of Excel Saga director Nabeshin! (January Raffle closed on 01.31.10) (01.07.10)

PMX Holiday Swap Meet
Do you want your anime fix and shop with your friends at the same time? Come to the Valley Gakuen Japanese School/PMX Holiday Anime Swap Meet and Screening - Saturday, December 12, 2009 - 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM. This event is FREE TO THE PUBLIC! Click here for more info. (11.30.09)

Event tracking
Check out the PMX09 Programming Schedule. (11.06.09)

Autographs!
Buy a ticket and get a free autograph from UchuSentai NOIZ. Pit tickets get a signed photo and signed poster. Middle tickets get a signed poster. (11.06.09)

Many sounds
Hydraphonic is PMX's Saturday music event. Hydraphonic features Poel, Nobu Albatross, Kiryu, and Lemon Drop Kick. No ticket needed. Hydraphonic is at 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday. (10.31.09)

At-Con Registration
The Registration page has been completely updated. Click here to see all the Registration policies for 2009. (10.27.09)

Concert tickets
Tickets for the Pacific Music Live 09 concert are now on sale. See the Music Ticketing Policy to buy. (10.23.09)

More music
Joining the lineup for the Pacific Music Live 09 concert is Ai Chérie and Rusika. (10.23.09)

Meet the DJs
The PMX Dance brings you the talents of Takuya Angel, DJ ¡PAZ!, DJ Tw33k, DJ Tory Trajec, and DJ Oui-Ji. (10.23.09)

October/November 2009 raffle
Win: A framed Suicide Ali postcard and a kitty scarf from Rosaleen Dhu Designs! (October/November Raffle closed on 11.30.09) (10.21.09)

Tea Party Auction
The online parallel auction for Head Table tickets is ready to go! The auction bidder registration page is open NOW. Bids will be accepted starting at Noon today (Oct 18). The original planned closing time of 8pm Oct 22 still applies. (10.18.09)

$35 Pre-Reg extended
The October pre-reg rate for Full memberships has been extended to the 20th. Click here for registration info. (10.16.09)

Cat scratch fashion
Designer Gashikon of the Hangry & Angry fashion line of h.Naoto to show off her works at the PMX Fashion Show. Find out more. (10.16.09)

Sakedol dreams
Pop idol duo Papillon to perform in the Pacific Music Live 09 concert. More on music. (10.16.09)

Meet Kiryu
Singer/Songwriter Kiryu will be at PMX to meet his fans! Find out more about Kiryu's visit here. (10.14.09)

Return of the NOIZ
Visual kei rock band UchuSentai NOIZ returns! Catch them in concert at Pacific Music Live 09. (10.14.09)

Angelic Pretty is back!
Iconic lolita fashion label Angelic Pretty returns! Click here for more information about their Magical Boutique, Wonderland Tea Party, and the PMX Fashion Show. (10.05.09)

Nabeshin at PMX09
Anime director and cameo character Shinichi "Nabeshin" Watanabe will be participating at PMX in an autograph session and a focus panel. (09.29.09)

Cutting-edge fashion
PMX09 is pleased to announce its first Guest of Honor: Takuya Sawada of Takuya Angel. Check out Takuya Angel designs in the fashion show and boutique. Watch Takuya Sawada spin during the dance. (09.04.09)

September 2009 raffle
Win: Autographed Suicide Ali Poster! (September Raffle closed on 09.30.09) (09.02.09)

August 2009 raffle
Win: Uchusentai Noiz DVD, Sample CD, and 2 PMX 09 Full Badges! (August Raffle closed on 08.31.09) (08.08.09)

Cosplay info posted
Information about Cosplay at PMX and our CosFest competition is up. Click here. (08.03.09)

Press and Industry info posted
Policies for Press and Industry passes are up and registration links are active. (07.28.09)

July 2009 raffle
Win: Autographed Kaya poster! (July Raffle closed on 08.05.09) (07.01.09)

June 2009 raffle
Win: Autographed Suicide Ali poster! (June Raffle closed on 06.30.09) (06.22.09)

Pre-registration
You can now register for PMX09 here. And book your hotel room at the special con rate here. (05.22.09)

New look
Welcome to the website's look for 2009. This is a work-in-progress, so please check often for news and updates. (05.21.09)

May 2009 raffle
Win: Autographed Angelic Pretty poster! (May Raffle closed on 05.31.09) (05.19.09)

April 2009 raffle
Win: Framed and autographed Kaya postcard! (April Raffle closed on 04.30.09) (04.14.09)

PMX Collectors' Swap Meet
Join us at the Monterey Park Cherry Blossom Festival (April 18-19, 11 AM - 6 PM). (03.28.09)

March 2009 raffle
Win: Robotech Shadow Chronicles 2-Disc Collector's Edition, a VF-1A Max Type Valkyrie Super Poseable Figure, and 2 PMX 2009 Full Memberships! (March Raffle closed on 03.31.09) (03.06.09)

February 2009 raffle
Win an autographed and framed Kaya postcard! (February Raffle closed on 02.28.09) (02.10.09)

Save the date! Nov. 6-8, '09
PMX 2009 returns to the LAX Hilton for another year of fun! (01.14.09)

January 2009 raffle
Win an autographed and framed Suicide Ali postcard! (January Raffle closed on 01.31.09) (01.02.09)

 
2009 Pacific Media Expo
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