July’s Jump Music Festa two-day concert event added its next round of musical guests to the line-up. The concerts, which already include KANA-BOON, BiSH, Kishidan, and Little Glee Monster, announced GRANRODEO, SPYAIR, FLOW, DISH//, and Hiroshi Kitadani will perform at the event.
GRANRODEO is a duo made up of vocalist Kishô Taniyama and guitarist Masaaki Iizuka. The band has performed themes for the anime adaptation of Weekly Shonen Jump‘s Kuroko’s Basketball as well as The Seven Deadly Sins, Bungo Stray Dogs, and Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans.
SPYAIR is a regular Shonen Jump anime collaborator. The band performed themes for Gintama, Haikyu!!, and Bleach. Likewise, FLOW has performed multiple theme songs for Shonen Jump properties from the Dragon Ball video games to Naruto Shippūden and Beelzebub. DISH// performed themes Naruto Shippūden and Gintama Season 4 and JAM Project band member Hiroshi Kitadani performed the iconic first theme song “We Are!” for One Piece.
DISH will perform on July 7 and GRANRODEO, SPYAIR, and FLOW will perform on July 8. Hiroshi Kitadani will perform on both days. Jump Music Festa will take place at Yokohama Arena in Kanagawa on July 7-8. The event marks the 50th anniversary of Weekly Shonen Jump. Other celebrations for the magazine’s 50th anniversary include a three-part art exhibition, two mix CDs, a café, reprintings of landmark issues, a manga contest, and T-shirts from UNIQLO.
Source: Comic Natalie