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JWLS: Moon “Kiss Me” CDs Release Concert

Tickets available here – JWLS: Moon “Kiss Me” CDs Release Concert
Venue: Hong Kong Arts Center, Wanchai
Date: Thursday, 12 April 2018
Time: 8:15pm

Blog post 25 March 2018, by Bob Bunger – Pelago Events co-founder

Moon Kiss Me

Like many single-name greats before her like Sting, Madonna, Prince, Cher, Bono, Beyonce, Rihanna….she just goes by “Moon”.  To be a single-name artist, you have a fair amount to live up to.  Moon has created a unique space she can call her own by applying her Korean and Japanese influences to western style jazz and pop. The result is a sweet balance of bossa, swing and pop that keeps you engaged and coming back for more.  Check out the teaser video for her new album Moon “Kiss Me”, that you will get to hear in it’s entirety at her upcoming Hong Kong show.

Beginnings

Moon was born and raised in Korea, listening to classical and pop 70’s and 80’s music popular in Korea at the time.  She naturally took to singing having been

According to Moon’s bio blog, after being in a girl band in her teens, she was Moon Kiss Me Pelago events in Hong Kong

influenced during her vocal music studies at university by being exposed to jazz by the first time.

In particular she was taken by Ella Fitzgerald’s rendition of the Cole Porter tune “Too Darn Hot”.

Ella Fitzgerald "Too Darn Hot"
Ella Fitzgerald live in Paris “Too Darn Hot”

Live in Wanchai

Moon comes with a formidable band to create an incredible evening of superb jazz.  She will be joined by:

Goro Ito on guitar and “Kiss Me” album producer

 

 

 

 

 

 

KyuMin Shim on piano

 

 

 

 

 

Seungho Jang on bass

 

Dongjin Shin on drums

 

 

 

 

 

 

Book Now – JWLS: Moon “Kiss Me” CDs Release Concert
Venue: Hong Kong Arts Center, Wanchai
Date: Thursday, 12 April 2018
Time: 8:15pm

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