CNBLUE are making their way to London, UK for the very first time as they prepare for their upcoming showcase on September 22. The concert will be held at the IndigO2 arena in North Greenwich. Tickets for the event are still available via Ticketmaster and AEG.
Belonging to FNC Music and debuting in 2009, the 4-member band consists of Jung Yong Hwa (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Lee Jong Hyun (lead guitar, vocals), Lee Jung Shin (bass guitar, vocals) and Kang Min Hyuk (drums, vocals). Known for their energetic live stages, this event will be a literal ‘one night only’ performance.
hellokpop will be attending the event and have a pre-concert interview from the boys provided by their PR team. They talk about their expectations for the concert, musical influences, and UK landmarks they would like to visit.
Check it out below:
Q: Is this the first time you will be visiting the UK?
A: Yes, it’s very first time to visit UK.
Q: What are you expecting from your UK fans?
A: Every time on the stage, we hope to enjoy the show with the audience. Same in UK.
Q: What is it you are most excited about doing a concert in the UK?
A: Meeting with UK fans for the first time itself is the most exciting part. Hope everyone can have fun there together.
Q: How do you think audiences in the UK will respond to your music?
A: They may not sing along every songs, but we’ll try to communicate and interact with audience through music, the universal language.
So, hope everyone to have fun.
Q: What do you think makes you different to other acts currently in the UK charts?
A: I think it might be the progression of Korean style melodic lines that gives some exotic impression.
Q: Which bands have influenced you as musicians?
A: Maroon 5, Bon Jovi, Oasis, Jason Mraz, Rolling Stones, there are many musicians we are into.
Q: Are you hoping to visit any UK landmarks or attractions whilst you are in England?
A: Tower Bridge is the one to visit.
Also, we would like to visit Abbey Road to fill up our fever for the Beatles.
Are any of our readers attending?