Shibuya-AX

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SHIBUYA-AX
SHIBUYA-AX.jpg
Location 2-1-1 Jinnan Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan
Coordinates 35°39′58″N 139°42′00″E / 35.666199°N 139.700001°E / 35.666199; 139.700001
Owner Dentsu and Nippon Television[1]
Type Music venue
Seating type standing
Capacity 1,500
Opened December 2000
Closed May 2014
Website
http://www.shibuya-ax.com

Shibuya-AX (stylized as SHIBUYA-AX) was a concert hall in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, near the Yoyogi National Gymnasium.

It was the only purpose-built concert hall or "live house" in the Tokyo metropolitan area that could accommodate 1,500 people. It was a popular venue for concerts by both Japanese and western artists.

On September 27, 2013 was announced through official site the end of activities for next May 31, 2014.[2][3][4] The staff of Shibuya-AX requested J, who is the artist with the most performances at the concert hall, to perform one last time at the venue. The concerts titled -Thank You AX!! Good Bye AX!!- was held on May 3-4, 2014.[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nippon Television's Corporate History". NTV.co.jp. Nippon Television Network Corp. Archived from the original on 2011-12-08. Retrieved 2011-12-19. 
  2. ^ "Announcement about the end of activities for SHIBUYA-AX!". shibuya-ax.com. Retrieved 2013-09-27. 
  3. ^ "Oricon reports about closing announcement for SHIBUYA-AX". Oricon Style. Retrieved 2013-09-27. 
  4. ^ "Natalie.mu reports about closing announcement for SHIBUYA-AX". natalie.mu. Retrieved 2013-09-27. 
  5. ^ "J to Give His Final SHIBUYA-AX Performances". barks.jp. Retrieved 2014-01-17. 
  6. ^ "J Celebrating 14th Anniversary with 5 Days at SHIBUYA-AX!". musicjapanplus.jp. Retrieved 2011-10-22. 

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