Perfume U.K. Debut Concert in London July 5 (Updated)
posted on by Andrew Osmond
Update - This event will now take place at the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire. For more information, see the updated story here.
The Japanese technopop trio Perfume will hold its UK debut concert at 02 Academy Islington on Friday 5th July 2013. According to the event page, tickets will go on sale at 9 a.m. on Monday 15th April, priced £22.50. The minimum age is 8, and under-14s must be accompanied by an adult over 18 at all times.
Perfume's "Polyrhythm" song was featured in the worldwide release of Disney and Pixar's American animated film Cars 2, which premiered last summer. They also performed the theme song "Mirai no Museum" (Museum of the Future) for this year's Doraemon film, Eiga Doraemon: Nobita no Himitsu Dōgu Museum (Doraemon the Movie: Nobita's Secret Gadget Museum).
Perfume made their onscreen film debut in the live-action film adaptation of Mitsurou Kubo's romantic comedy manga Moteki, which opened in Japan on September 23. They also performed the theme for Sengyōshufu Tentei~ Watashi wa Shadow (Housewife Detective~ I am a Shadow) television drama and contributed to the Kyō, Koi o Hajimemasu live-action film's soundtrack.
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