It has been announced that the GazettE has been added to the lineup for rockin’on‘s ROCK IN JAPAN FESTIVAL 2019 in August.
This yearly music festival is held in Hitachi Seaside National Park (Kokuei Hitachi Kaihin Kouen / 国営ひたち海浜公園) in Hitachinaka City (Ibaraki Prefecture). According to their site, they attract upwards of 270,000 visitors throughout the duration of the festival.
This year, the 20th anniversary of ROCK IN JAPAN, there are 48 artists slated to appear each day of the festival, which is to be held the weekends of August 3-4 and August 10-12.
the GazettE, who participated in both the 2017 and 2018 festivals, is scheduled to appear at 2:40 pm (14:40) on the SOUND OF FOREST stage, Saturday, August 10th.
rockin‘s timetable has been announced 🔥 the GazettE is [on] the SOUND OF FOREST stage at 14:40!! 🤘🔥🔥 It’s the hottest* time slot, but because of that we’ll give you the hottest* live, so let’s all get wild 👼🔥
— RUKI, vocalist of the GazettE via Twitter (@RUKItheGazettE) June 19, 2019
* He uses two different forms of hot: 暑い atsui meaning hot [temperature], and 熱い atsui meaning hot [temperature] or intense/fired up.
You can view all other artists appearing at the festival here (site available in Japanese only). Below is the rockin’on promotional spot for ROCK IN JAPAN 2019: