Ani-Jam 2013 is pleased to announce rock band Valkyrie Kiss as a Guest of Honor

Fresno, CA - July 18, 2013 - Ani-Jam, the Central Valley's premiere anime convention is proud to announce the rock band Valkyrie Kiss as a 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).
Valkyrie Kiss is an eclectic J-Rock-inspired band that is quickly gaining attention in the Northern California anime convention scene with their trademark sound: An elegant fusion of melodic pop, hard rock, and met- al, with lyrics that are passionate, hopeful, and evocative.

Influenced and inspired by a diverse musical background that includes J-Rock greats such as Janne da Arc, The Gazette and others, Valkyrie Kiss strives to inspire others and bridge cultures with their exciting, high-energy live performances.
Valkyrie Kiss joins previously announced Guest of Honors: Anime voice talents Robert Axelrod, Brittney Karbowski, Greg Ayres, Cynthia Martinez, Chris Patton, veteran animator/author, Aimee Major Steinberger (“The Simpsons” and “Futurama”), Music producer Richie Branson, DJ Lord Katsuhiko Jinnai and singers Kairu and Mari Watanabe.

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About Ani-Jam
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.

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