Jakarta, IO – The music world is buzzing with anticipation as concert promoter company KIG LIVE hosts a press conference today at the Great South Hall, POS BLOC Jakarta, a creative hub and gathering place for various activities. The event was held to unveil an exciting collaboration and to introduce their diverse artist lineup. Prominent speakers included Rendra R. Saputra (CEO of KIG LIVE), Jimmy Saputra (CEO of OHP, the holding company of KIG LIVE), Indra Kurniawan (Artist Curator of KIG LIVE), and Kaesang Pangarep (Founder of GK HEBAT).
“Our artist lineup for 2023 is a dynamic blend of international sensations,” confided Rendra R. Saputra, CEO of KIG LIVE. “We’re diving deep into the music of IKON, the energetic South Korean group known for their chart-topping hits, Ok Taecyeon, a K-pop idol and actor, brings a unique blend of talents. And of course Morrissey, the legendary British singer-songwriter. It’s a lineup that will leave music enthusiasts eagerly anticipating our upcoming shows.”
The press conference also highlighted KIG LIVE’s commitment to fostering collaboration within the industry. The partnership between KIG LIVE and GK HEBAT for IKON’s solo concert was a prominent topic of discussion.
Kaesang Pangarep, Founder of GK HEBAT, shared his excitement about the collaboration, saying, “I really liked the idea of promoting a big concert, especially with a famous group like IKON. It’s a great opportunity that doesn’t come around every day, so I was all in from the start. Working together, we want to make concerts even more fun and special for fans. Teamwork brings fresh ideas and makes each event unique and exciting.”
The event’s theme, “From Seoul to London: Conversations about Music Icons,” provided attendees with a transcontinental journey through music. Discussions focused on the power of music to unite people and bridge cultural gaps, celebrating the universal language of music.
Rendra R. Saputra concluded, “We believe that collaboration celebrates unity. It brings people from different backgrounds and areas of expertise together, fostering a sense of togetherness and shared purpose. KIG LIVE’s diverse artist curation is about bringing together different sounds, styles, and cultures under one roof, creating a richer tapestry of live entertainment.”
In a unique twist, the promoters also took the time to clarify and answer the most common questions from fans about each show, making the press conference an interactive and informative session.
The press conference also offered a sneak peek into KIG LIVE’s plans for 2024, including teaser concerts, expansion, and the possibility of a festival. (des/ast)