Live Performances and Interactive Fan Programming from Top K-pop Artists to Broadcast Worldwide from October 16-25
KCON today revealed A.C.E, EVERGLOW, JO1, KIM WOO SEOK, LEE EUN SANG, ONF, THE BOYZ, and WOODZ (CHO SEUNG YOUN) as the next batch of artists set to take the stage at KCON:TACT season 2, a first of its kind event delivering its unique experience virtually to living rooms across the planet. Additional artists to be announced soon.
Co-hosted by CJ ENM and The Korean Creative Content Agency (KOCCA), the global celebration of Korean culture and pop music is set to take place October 16-25 from Mnet’s world class television production studio in Seoul, South Korea.
KCON is again teaming up with YouTube to broadcast KCON:TACT season 2. The entire program will be streamed exclusively on Mnet K-Pop (www.youtube.com/mnet) and KCON official YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/kcon) globally with English subtitles. All interactive elements, including direct artist communication, will be available only through the YouTube platform for members.
Membership opens on September 29th. Fans can join either KCON Official YouTube channel or Mnet K-Pop channel. Membership price includes two tiers: Basic will be $19.99 and Plus will be $24.99. The Plus tier offers FanPick Cam, which gives fans multiple stream feeds they can choose to watch, and is only available on KCON Official channel.
KCON:TACT season 2 will grow to 10 days and feature live concerts and meet & greets with dozens of top artists as well as countless hours of behind-scenes content from influences and artists, both live and pre-recorded. Utilizing Augmented Reality (AR), Mixed Reality (MR), and eXpanded Reality (XR) technology, the event will continue to push the limits of what is possible with virtual entertainment and strengthen the ways fans at home can participate in the show as a live audience.