For those that didn’t get a chance to see Kiriko-san in London, here is a very good write-up by a couple of fans
On the night of February 13th 2013 in London, we went to see the unique Japanese female artist Kyary Pamyu Pamyu who is best known for her psychedelic and creative viral music video “PONPONPON”. In the Japanese music community, she is very well-known for her fashion sense, addictive music and rather crazy and imaginative music videos.
When it was announced that Kyary was coming to London for a concert, being big Japanese music fans ourselves we just had to go with no exceptions! So we ordered our tickets immediately!
So back to the night of the concert, we arrived around 5:30pm at the O2 Academy venue in Islington with some difficulty. There was quite a big queue to see Kyary (as we expected), but it was no ‘average’ looking queue of people. Many dressed up for the event. Some either cosplayed in Harajuku style:
or in recreations of Kyary’s iconic…
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