Counting down to the world’s largest virtual K-culture festival, KCON STUDIO LIVE will feature workshops and panels aimed at the American K-pop fans and resemble most popular programs from past KCONs in New York and Los Angeles.
Broadcasting live once a day leading into KCON:TACT 4 U, KCON STUDIO will feature multiple dance workshops with fan favourites Ellen and Brain, as well as panel discussions on the K-pop industry and K-pop audition, the latter of which featuring Alex Ried, the first African American K-pop star.
KCON STUDIO LIVE from the USA will be available on Twitter Space, YouTube Live, and Zoom for a select group of fans. For more information and the schedule, please visit kconusa.com.
The world’s largest virtual K-Culture festival, KCON:TACT 4 U, will continue with a world tour concept visiting previous key countries where KCON has been held in the past while connecting artists and fans through virtual events. The concert series and fan engagement extravaganza will occur from Saturday, June 19 through Sunday, June 27 on the KCON official and Mnet K-POP YouTube channels.
Live and On-Demand Streams will be available on the KCON Official YouTube Channel (www.youtube.com/kcon) & Mnet K-Pop YouTube Channel (www.youtube.com/mnet). KCON:TACT will again be streamed to countries worldwide through YouTube to fans with a membership.
More information can be found at www.kconofficial.com.
ABOUT KCON USA
KCON USA (kconusa.com) is the largest fan festival in North America celebrating Korean culture and music. The convention launched in 2012 with over 10,000 fans attending and has more than doubled annually to over 158,000 fans.
KCON is now established in Los Angeles as the annual flagship event for American fans of Hallyu and Asian pop culture, providing the largest forum for fans to connect directly and artists and professionals from the Korean entertainment industry.
In 2017, the brand further expanded internationally, presenting KCON in Mexico and Australia and returning to Japan. KCON has also held events in France, UAE and Thailand.
ABOUT CJ ENM
CJ ENM is Asia’s leading entertainment and merchandising company headquartered in Seoul, Korea. Its entertainment division engages in a wide array of businesses across the industry spectrum, including media content, music, film, performing arts, and animation, providing its top-notch, original content to various media platforms.
CJ ENM has created, produced and distributed globally acclaimed contents, including Cannes-winning film Parasite, Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots, record-breaking box office hits Roaring Currents, Extreme Job, Ode to My Father, along with sought-after television series such as Mr. Sunshine, Guardian: The Lonely and Great God, Grandpas Over Flowers, I Can See Your Voice and more.
To offer the best K-Culture experiences worldwide, CJ ENM presents KCON, the world’s largest K-culture convention & festival celebrating Hallyu and Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), Asia’s most significant music awards. With regional offices in Asia, Europe and the U.S., CJ ENM currently employs over 3,600 people. For more information, please visit http://www.cjenm.com.