Ani-Jam is Proud to Announce the Return of Producer and DJ, Lord Katsuhiko Jinnai as Guest of HonorMay 2nd 2013
Fresno, CA - May 1, 2013 - Ani-Jam, Fresno's premiere anime convention is proud to announce the return of music producer and fan-mix DJ, Lord Katsuhiko Jinnai, as a returning Guest of Honor at Ani-Jam 2013 this summer.
The two-day event will be held on August 17-18 at the Valdez Hall (at the Fresno Convention Center).
Residing in Las Vegas, Lord Katsuhiko Jinnai has been a special guest of honor and DJ for Ani-Jam since 2007, while his music was originally featured at the very first Ani-Jam back in 2003.
Since 2000, Lord Katsuhiko Jinnai has been performing at anime conventions around the United States, mixing anime songs while incorporating his electronic music talent and DJ artistry. Jinnai has worked with independent artists such as Kristine Sa, Stephanie Yanez, SLY and anime/videogame rapper Maja.
In 2008, Jinnai was also involved in the “Animetoonz 3 - Lemon and Lime” album with singer Kristine Sa and in 2011, he released his latest album “Paranormal”. Jinnai is the host of his own weekly online radio show, “The Jinfluence” on animeradio.net.
Lord Katsuhiko Jinnai joins previously announced Guest of Honors: Music producer Richie Branson, singer Mari Watanabe, anime voice talents Greg Ayres, Cynthia Martinez, Chris Patton and veteran animator/ author, Aimee Major Steinberger (“The Simpsons” and “Futurama”).
Ani-Jam is a two-day convention held annually that celebrates Japanese animation and East Asian pop culture. The two-day convention brings in over a thousand people from the valley and throughout the state to participate in cosplay and costuming events, panels featuring our special guests of honor, concerts, screenings, game tournaments and more. In 2013, Ani-Jam will be celebrating its 10th year anniversary. Ani-Jam is a local business owned by businessman Antonio Airoso and is an event that is directed by an all volunteer, unpaid staff.
For more information about Ani-Jam, please visit http://ani-jam.tumblr.com.