VIXX Joins KCON 2017 LA Lineup

The kings of concepts, VIXX, will be making their way to Los Angeles this summer!

They have just been announced for this year’s KCON LA lineup and will be joining artists such as NCT 127, Girls Day, and ASTRO.

They also recently released “Shangri-la,” which explored an East Asian mythology concept.

KCON LA will take place August 18-20 at the Staples Center and LA Convention Center.

NCT 127 and ASTRO Announced for KCON 2017 LA

NCT 127 and ASTRO are the newest artists announced for this year’s KCON LA!

These two boy groups may be newer to the Kpop scene, but they have lots of amazing songs and performances to showcase in LA.

Both groups are currently having comebacks, so fans attending the concert and convention can look forward to seeing them perform their newest tracks.

KCON 2017 LA will take place at the LA Convention Center and Staples Center from August 18 to 20. Tickets go on sale in early July.

More artist announcements are coming next week, so stay tuned for updates!

SF9 & Highlight Join KCON 2017 NY Lineup! (+Ticket Information)

The KCON 2017 NY lineup just keeps getting better and better!

This year, the mega concert and convention has already announced popular groups such as TWICE, CNBLUE, and GFRIEND.

Now, SF9 and Highlight has been added to growing list of performers! SF9 will showcase their fresh talent on an American stage for the first time, while Highlight will be bringing an experienced flair to the concert.

Ticketing information has also been revealed, along with the introduction to a new ticket tier: Diamond Tickets. Diamond Tickets are a level above Platinum tickets and entails all-access to hi-touch, audience engagements, red carpets, and more.

KCON 2017 NY will take place at the Prudential Center in Newark from June 23 to 24. More artists will be announced next week, so make sure to stay tuned!

Will you be there?

Next to Join KCON NY 2017 Is…

Some of you may have already seen and heard about the announcement KCON made yesterday… but next to join the artist line-up is GFriend (여자친구)!

Just last year, GFriend had attended and performed at KCON LA 2016. This time, the girls will be traveling all the way to New York to perform and attend KCON once again! Since their attendance, the girls have recently released their newest EP, “The Awakening” with their title track, “Fingertip”.

For those of you who are wondering about other details in regards to KCON– i.e ticketing, hotel prices, schedule information, KCON has just stated and will be posting that information as soon as possible, so do stay tuned!

Also on another note, popular YouTube artist, musician and Kpop enthusiat, JunCurryAhn, will be attending both KCON NY AND KCON LA as a special guest!


Meanwhile, CN Blue and TWICE are also set to be attending KCON NY 2017 as well!

KCON Announces Official Dates for KCON 2017 NY and LA!

The wait is over, because we’re finally getting dates for KCON 2017 NY and KCON 2017 LA!

KCON has officially dropped the announcement that the annual Korean convention and concert will take place from June 23 to 24 for New York, and August 18 to 20 for LA.

The mega event began in 2012 in LA and has since expanded to the East Coast, along with various countries such as Korea, Japan, Mexico, Abu Dhabi, and France.

KCON Mexico is right around the corner and will take place from March 17 to 18, with headliners like BTS, Red Velvet, ASTRO, and Monsta X.

This is the time to start saving up!

Stay tuned for updates, including artist announcements and more! For more information, check out KCON‘s official website and Twitter.

KCON Announces First KCON Mexico & First Artist to Join Concert Line-Up

To all our Mexican K-pop followers, I hope you’re ready for the biggest news of the year!

A few days ago, KCON, the widely known Hallyu festival, announced that this year they’ll be hosting for the first time a KCON MEXICO. Yes! A KCON MEXICO! It will take place at the Mexico City Arena from March 17th to 18th 2017. You’ll have the opportunity to encounter your favorite Kpop stars, participate in interactive workshops and countless booths of fun!

In addition to this big news, they also announced the first artist to join the concert line-up, and to the delight of fans, it’s none other than MONSTA X! For the first time MONSTA X will go to Mexico to perform at the first KCON MEXICO. Isn’t that exciting??

Make sure to stay tuned for more information on KCON MEXICO and also KCON USA and the lineups!

Official “SMTM5” Merch to be Available at KCON LA 2016 + Contestants Revealed for U.S. Concerts

Great news for all the fans of SMTM5 and are attending KCON LA 2016.

Just a few hours ago, POWERHOUSE, the Kpop concert company bringing the rap survival show Show Me The Money 5 to the U.S. for amazing concerts, added contestants to the lineup and revealed they will be selling official SMTM5 merch at KCON LA 2016.

Previously, the lineup was only composed of all eight SMTM5 producers which meant: Dok2The QuiettSimon DominicGrayKushZion.TMad Clown and Gil. On the recent update of the show poster, two new participants for the U.S. concerts were added and it is none other than….. the two finalists C Jamm and Bewhy! Chicago and Los Angeles are sure lucky cities! I’m sure now everyone is even more excited to go! There’s still tickets left, so go check out this article to learn more about the cities, venues and tickets prices!

And there’s more great news for all the fans living in the West coast! POWERHOUSE will be selling official SMTM5 merch at their booth at KCON LA 2016 convention! The booth will be located in the convention marketplace near the event stage. They will sell caps, t-shirts, hoodies and more! Get a sneak peek below:


As a reminder, here’s the convention schedule:

  • 7/29 Fri 12PM-6PM
  • 7/30 Sat 10AM-6PM
  • 7/31 Sun 10AM-6PM

Are you excited for the SMTM5 concerts and merch?