First series of cover songs distributed and cover singer auditions heldTOKYO, JAPAN - Media OutReach - 14 November 2019 - Sony Music Labels Inc. (Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Representative Director: Manabu Tsujino) announces the launch of "WACAVA Project", a global animation song covers project lead by in-house music label SACRA MUSIC. This project is a new challenge designed to familiarize Japanese songs to the international music market. ＊"WACAVA" is an acronym for "World Anisong Cover Association by Various Artists". The music market has formally entered the era of streaming where we no longer feel the distance between countries. It's no longer unusual for Japanese songs to be heard among audiences around the world. The WACAVA project aims to further familiarize audiences outside of Japan with Japanese songs through the concept of creating localized cover versions performed in the respective non-Japanese languages. The project will … [Read more...] about SACRA MUSIC Commences Global Animation Song Cover Project “WACAVA Project”!
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A booth at Propak Vietnam being held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre until March 22. — VNS PhotoViet Nam News HCM CITY — Cutting-edge processing and packaging machines, and technologies and services for the food and beverage, cosmetics, pharmaceutical and barcoding, printing and labelling industries are on display at PROPAK Việt Nam, which opened in HCM City on Tuesday. The annual processing and packaging technology exhibition features over 430 exhibitors from many countries and territories, with major companies, brands and enterprises including ABB, Altech, ABC Compessor, Bericap, Phú Lộc, Rieckermann, Song Song, Ishada, Uchida and many others. The event offers invaluable opportunities to enhance business connections as well as discover new ideas and possibilities to improve competitive positioning in the value chain, according to BT Tee, general manager of UBM VES, one of the event’s organisers. Conferences and seminars will be … [Read more...] about Packaging industry expo opens
A xẩm band from Ninh Bình Province performs at the press conference on Thursday to announce the festival. — VNS Photo Quang Anh HÀ NỘI — Artists from across the country aged 7-70 will perform at the xẩm (blind wanderers’ music) festival from December 3-5 in the northern province of Ninh Bình. Fifteen clubs had registered to take part, according to Nguyễn Mạnh Cường, director of the Ninh Bình Province Department of Culture and Sports. The festival is designed to preserve and promote the art of singing and introduce the country's traditional heritage to international visitors, he said at a press conference on Thursday in Hà Nội. “We host the festival because Ninh Bình is considered the cradle of the xẩm singing, the hometown of Meritorious Artist Hà Thị Cầu (1917-2013), the so-called 'last humane treasure … [Read more...] about Xẩm festival to give young artists a chance