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Buy Tickets Now! 5 Tokyo Club Events Counting Down To 2020
Written by Mayu
The annual New Year's countdown at clubs in Tokyo bursts with energy each year! If you're visiting Tokyo at the end of 2019, why not head to a club event in the city? Read on to learn our top five Tokyo countdown events and ticket info!
New Year's Countdown in Tokyo! 5 Popular Club Events
2019 is swiftly coming to an end. If you are in Tokyo, we suggest attending a lively countdown event to ring in the New Year. A night filled with music and tasty cocktails will start off 2020 with great memories!
In this article, we've compiled a list of five countdown events at famous Tokyo clubs along with ticket information.
1. ageHa COUNTDOWN to 2020
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ageHa, located in east Tokyo's Shin-Kiba district is considered one of the best clubs in Japan. Similarly, the annual countdown party here is the most vibrant in the country.
ageHa is known for inviting top domestic and international artists for its countdown event. This year, the party will be headlined by the British DJ/producer SIGALA and popular Japanese band CAPSULE! The lineup is chock-full of other magnificent artists.
This year, Shinjuku's ROBOT RESTAURANT will also perform at the event. If you're looking for an endorphin-inducing New Year's countdown, then head to ageHa! Tickets can be purchased below.
2. WOMB PRESENTS NEW YEAR COUNTDOWN TO 2020
WOMB is a popular club in Shibuya. This establishment plays music by the hottest artists of the moment and captivates youth with the latest club equipment, from a fully-digital sound system to gigantic LED screens and laser lights.
For their 2020 countdown, they've invited AGORIA, a techno artist from France, to create a whirl of excitement in Shibuya! Keep your watch on his act; it'll be the first in Japan following the release of "Drift," his first album in eight years!
Tickets typically cost between 3,000 and 5,000 yen. However, this event is exclusively available for a discounted 2,800 yen! Buy your tickets as soon as possible before they're gone!
3. TOKYO Countdown 2020
TOKYO Countdown 2020 is an event where clubgoers can enjoy music from a variety of genres—including techno, house, EDM, and electro—in two halls.
This popular event is held annually in an event space called Bellesalle Shibuya Garden, known for hosting numerous performances by world-class DJs and musicians. This year, the event has invited big international names, including the Norwegian electronic music duo, Röyksopp, and the French electronic dance musician Vitalic.
The performance by Alex Metric, the winner of the 2019 Grammy Award for "Best Dance Recording," can't be missed! Buy your tickets from the link below!
4. VISION NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY COUNTDOWN to 2020
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SOUND MUSEUM VISION is a Shibuya club well-known to music lovers. The club's excellent sound quality is unrivaled. They use a speaker system by REY AUDIO, a professional speaker manufacturer. Customers are known to rave about the great sound.
The club's countdown event features techno artists. The popular England-born DJ Maya Jane Coles and German DJ Anja Schneider will double headline the show to pump up the energy on New Year's Eve!
Want to ring in 2020 with music pulsing with heavy bass and clear high frequencies? Then make your way to VISION!
5. INTO THE 2020
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WWW / WWW X / WWWβ is a live music venue in Shibuya. The building is comprised of three floors. WWW and WWWβ are located on the first basement floor while WWW X is on the second floor. You can enjoy music from artists on every level during the countdown!
This year, the artists and bands invited to the countdown event are very popular in Japan's music scene. Tohji is a rapper receiving overwhelming support from Japanese youth. GEZAN is an alternative rock band who have also made an appearance at the FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL, Japan's largest outdoor music festival.
Keep your eyes peeled for these and other acts! Gabber Modus Operandi is a rave, alternative rock, and hardcore duo from Indonesia. Mr. Ties is a DJ prodigy from Berlin. Buy your advance tickets below!
Countdown to 2020 in Tokyo!
Create one-of-a-kind travel memories by taking part in countdown events in Tokyo! Party at one of these year-end events and welcome the New Year!
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