Anime NYC welcomes the globally renowned Lantis Matsuri concert series to New York City for the first time! This special concert at New York City’s largest Japanese pop culture convention will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Japanese music label Lantis and feature popular anime song or “anisong” performers JAM Project, TRUE, ZAQ, and Guilty Kiss from Love Live! Sunshine!! Aqours!
Lantis Matsuri 2019 at Anime NYC will take place on the evening of Friday, November 15 in the Special Events Hall of the Javits Center.
Lantis is a Japanese music label founded in 1999 focused on anisong music. It has published two decades of hit music, including themes from Azumanga Daioh, Bungo Stray Dogs, Food Wars!, Free!, GIRLS und PANZER, Genshiken, THE iDOLM@STER, Love Live!, Lucky Star, The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Rozen Maiden, and Violet Evergarden. Lantis Matsuri 2019 at Anime NYC is a continuation of Lantis’s popular Lantis Matsuri concert series, which has welcomed some of the biggest performers in Japan. The 20th Anniversary Lantis Matsuri was held across three days in June in Tokyo and showcased over 70 musical performers from all over Japan.
Lantis is also the lead organizer of the Anisong World Matsuri concert series, which took place last year at Anime NYC. This year’s Lantis Matsuri is a continuation of this celebration. It is a tribute to Lantis’s storied history and a look ahead into the next evolution of anisong concert.
Lantis Matsuri 2019 at Anime NYC takes place on the evening of Friday, November 15 inside the Special Events Hall of the Javits Center. Lantis Matsuri is open to anime fans and music lovers across New York City, with no Anime NYC badge required to attend. TICKETS ON SALE IN AUGUST!
Lantis Matsuri is a separate ticketed event from Anime NYC. An Anime NYC badge does not include entry into Lantis Matsuri, and a Lantis Matsuri ticket does not include entry into Anime NYC. An Anime NYC badge is not required to attend Lantis Matsuri.
All attendees must be at least seven-years-old to attend Lantis Matsuri. We recommend all children under 18 attend with an adult, and all children under 13 must have an adult with them while attending. All attendees, including children, must have a Lantis Matsuri ticket to attend.
No photography, video, or audio recording is allowed during the performance. Use of recording devices including cell phones during the concert may result in removal without refund.
Those looking for more can meet Lantis Matsuri’s performers at Anime NYC on Saturday, November 16. More details about Anime NYC panels and signings with Lantis Matsuri’s performers is coming soon.
Lantis Matsuri will bring together immensely popular Japanese singers with celebrated careers spanning some of the most popular anime of the last two decades, and Anime NYC couldn’t be more proud to celebrate Lantis’s 20th Anniversary with them!