TokyoGirls'Update

The Path to Budokan, and What Lies Ahead for Idols From There

アイドルの武道館まで。そしてそれから。
| Idol | Posted
The Path to Budokan, and What Lies Ahead for Idols From There

Sponsored Links

What Budokan means to idols

Azusa Sekine from Up Up Girls (Kari) spoke the word “Budokan” at their solo concert at ZEPP TOKYO on November 6th(Live Report Here). Although tickets didn’t sell out, there are very few idols capable of selling out the 2,700-person venue for a two-performance day event. Even though they put on a wonderful show and have made Budokan their next big goal, one can’t help but wonder if they’ll actually be able to achieve it.

img_UUGs_20151206_highspurt_012

Just looking at the numbers alone, Budokan seems like a particularly steep climb. It’s a huge event hall, which boasts a seating capacity of 10,000 people. By simple calculation alone, it’s not hard to see why it might be difficult for the group to attract a large enough audience to put on a successfully hold a concert there. Nevertheless, considering the current scale of their activity, part of me believes it’s possible that they could fill the venue. I can’t argue that part of my opinion stems from personal bias, but there is also evidence in support of it. This formula not only goes for Up Up Girls (Kari), but can be universally applied to all idols.

…to continue reading
…続きを読むには

Sponsored Links

Author
ykmk
ykmk

Growing up in Akihabara culture, ykmk became an otaku covering idol, anime, and pop music.

comments powered by Disqus