South Korean musician Bang Yongguk, a former member of K-pop boyband B.A.P, has announced his 2023 tour of Asia, Europe and the US.
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Bang Yongguk’s ‘The Colors’ world tour kicked off at the end of May at The Forge in Joliet, Illinois. The musician is set to head up to Boston, Massachusetts for a show on June 3, before moving down the East Coast, with concerts in New York and North Carolina.
He will then head down south, performing concerts in Georgia, Texas and Colorado, before wrapping things up in California. Tickets for Bang Yongyuk’s 2023 ‘The Colors’ US tour went on sale April 7 via Ticketmaster.
Meanwhile, the Europe leg of Bang Yongguk’s ‘The Colors’ world tour will begin in London on July 1, with shows in Lisbon, Cologne, Paris and Warsaw throughout the first half of the month. Tickets are on sale now via OfficialKEvents.com.
The newly announced Asia leg will take place in the second half of July, starting in Manila on July 14. Throughout the rest of the month, he will play shows in Singapore, Bangkok, Taipei and more.
The dates for Bang Yongguk’s 2023 ‘The Colors’ US tour are:
31 – Joliet, Illinois – The Forge
03 – Boston, Massachusetts – Big Night Live
04 – New York, New York – Irving Plaza
06 – Charlotte, North Carolina – The Underground
08 – Atlanta, Georgia – Buckhead Theater
10 – Austin, Texas – Emo’s
11 – Dallas, Texas – The Echo Lounge and Music Hall
13 – Denver, Colorado – Marquis Theater
15 – Los Angeles, California – Echoplex
16 – Oakland, California – The New Parish
01 – London, United Kingdom, Dingwalls
03 – Lisbon, Portugal, Estudio Time Out
06 – Cologne, Germany, Bogen 2
08 – Paris, France, Café de la Danse
10 – Warsaw, Poland, Proxima
14 – Manila, Philippines, Music Museum
16 – Singapore, Victoria Theatre
18 – Hong Kong, Music Zone
20 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Shantanand Auditorium
23 – Taipei, Taiwan, Coner Max
26 – Bangkok, Thailand, Voice Space
THE COLORS OF BANG YONG GUK THE US TOUR 2023 ✈️
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In other touring news, K-pop boyband P1Harmony has announced dates for the Canadian and Latin American legs of their ‘P1ustage H: P1ONEER’ tour, which will include shows in Toronto, Mexico City, São Paulo and more.
Meanwhile, girl group fromis_9 recently cancelled their appearance at the upcoming Las Vegas festival We Bridge, with their label Pledis Entertainment citing “internal schedule adjustments”.