Nakano Sun Plaza

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Nakano Sun Plaza
Nakano Sunplaza 200903.jpg
General information
Location 4-1-1 Nakano, Nakano, Tokyo, Japan
Completed 1973
Opening June 1, 1973
Roof 92 meters (302 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 22 above ground
3 below ground
Floor area 51.075081 m2 (549.76760 sq ft)
Design and construction
Structural engineer Nikken Sekkei Ltd.
Main contractor Obayashi Corporation

Nakano Sun Plaza (中野サンプラザ Nakano San Puraza?) is a hotel in Nakano, Tokyo. The hotel includes a concert hall, the Nakano Sun Plaza Hall. Built in 1973,[1] this concert hall seats 2,222 people.[2]

Notable events[edit]

Sarah Vaughan's 1973 album Live in Japan was recorded at the hall.[3] The Scorpions recorded their live album, Tokyo Tapes, at this venue on April 24 & 27, 1978. Todd Rundgren recorded his live CD/DVD "Nearly human tour/live in Japan" in 1990 at the hall. The Japanese metal band Dead End held their last concert here on January 21, 1990.[4] The band Nirvana held their final Japanese concert here on February 19, 1992.[5]


  1. ^ Meyer Sound website
  2. ^ Nakano Sun Plaza Hall. WCities Tokyo Travel Guide
  3. ^ Nielsen Business Media, Inc. (13 October 1973). Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. pp. 40–. ISSN 0006-2510. 
  4. ^ "Dead End Jame Profile". 2011-08-19. 
  5. ^ "Nirvana Live Guide - 1992". Retrieved 2015-09-23. 

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Coordinates: 35°42′27″N 139°39′53″E / 35.707522°N 139.664684°E / 35.707522; 139.664684