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By 로컬편집기사

Published : July 15, 2011 - 19:56

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“Beady Eye Live in Seoul”: Rock band Beady Eye will hold a concert on Sept. 3 at Ax-Korea in Seoul at 7:30 p.m. The concert had been initially scheduled in May but was delayed due to the March earthquake and tsunami in Japan. The U.K. group consisting of Liam Gallagher and other ex-members of Oasis released their first album “Different Gear, Still Speeding” in February. Korean indie band Gukkasten will support. Ticketing will be available at Tickets are priced at 99,000 won. For details, call (02) 332-3277.
Beady Eye (9 Entertainment) Beady Eye (9 Entertainment)

“Air Supply Live in Seoul”: Australian soft rock duo Air Supply is to perform in Seoul on Aug. 16 at the Olympic Park Olympic Hall at 8 p.m. Guitarist and singer-songwriter Graham Russell and lead vocalist Russell Hitchcock had a succession of hits worldwide, including eight Top Ten hits in the United States, in the early 1980s. Their upcoming concert in Seoul will be the first in eight years and they will showcase their representative songs such as “Good Bye,” “Making Love Out of Nothing At All” and “All Out of Love.” Tickets range from 77,000 won to 132,000 won. For more information, call (02) 3143-5155.

“Eric Benet Live in Seoul”: R&B and soul vocalist Eric Benet is to hold his delayed concert on Sept. 22 at Ax-Hall in Seoul at 8 p.m. His original plan to visit Seoul in April had to be delayed due to the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. The multiple-Grammy nominee will celebrate the release of his fifth studio album “Lost in Time” at the concert. “Sometimes I Cry,” the first single from “Lost in Time” has gained a great deal of popularity, topping the Urban AC Chart. Tickets are all 99,000 won. For more information, call (02)563-0595.

“B Vocal Concert”: Spanish a cappella group b vocal, creating sounds of drums, guitars and brass through their voices, is to hold a concert on Aug. 25 at the Seoul Arts Center’s Concert Hall at 8 p.m. Mixing a unique a cappella repertoire with a sense of humor, the group topped the “A Cappella Competition of Harmony Sweepstakes” in New York in 2010. At the upcoming Seoul concert, the vocal group will sing popular songs such as “Dancing Queen” by ABBA, “Staying Alive” by Bee Gees, “Hound Dog” by Elvis Presley, as well as opera arias by Handel and Rossini. Tickets range from 30,000 to 100,000 won. For more information, call (02) 597-9870.

“Linkin Park Live in Seoul”: U.S. rock band Linkin Park, who sold out concerts in Korea in 2003 and 2007, are to visit again to hold a live concert at the Olympic Park Gymnastics Stadium on Sept. 8 at 8 p.m. Ticketing opened at With record-breaking sales of its debut album “Hybrid Theory” in 2000, the band’s musical style has kept evolving over the past 10 years. The upcoming concert is to promote their 2010 album “A Thousand Suns.” Tickets range from 99,000 won to 110,000 won. For more information, call (02) 3141-3488.