ASTRO New Spring Concert : MJ Absent Due to Military Service (2022)
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To the excitement of millions, members of top K-Pop group Astro have announced their first live in-person concert in 3.5 years.
Stargazer Astro New Spring Concert
The new concerts will be held on May 28th (18:00 KST) and May 29th (17:00 KST). The events, titled “Stargazer,” will be the first performances since the debut of the Astro sub-units JINJIN&ROCKY and MOONBIN&SANHA.
The events will be held at the Jamsil Indoor Stadium and streamed internationally for the countless global Aroha fans.
According to the group’s company Fantagio, the new standalone concerts will feature much more mature performances (compared to those in the group’s past) that reflect how the member’s careers as individuals and as a group have grown in the last three years.
“Stargazer” follows the group’s most recent fan meeting held this April. The event, titled “GATE 6” was held at SK Olympic Handball Gymnasium and streamed internationally.
ASTRO released their most recent album, “SWITCH ON,” last summer. The record included the participation of each member.
“Astro’s cute, soft boy front is surely what they’re most known for, but Switch On highlights their ability to remain starkly themselves while also traversing new musical territory.
The album features a well-balanced mix of previously unexplored genres for the group, including tropical-infused EDM, disco pop, and house.
At the same time, Switch On still has that familiar Astro touch, with a few acoustic ballads and all-around feel-good songs featuring strong, catchy vocals to capture a laid-back, summery vibe.”seoulbeats.com said about SWITCH ON,
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While fans have celebrated the news of the upcoming concerts, hearts were saddened after vocalist and beloved Astro-member MJ teary-eyed announced his plans to serve his military service this year.
The talented singer will enlist to serve on May 9th as a result, MJ will not be present at the upcoming events or any other Astro ensemble comebacks for the next 18 months.
Finally, look out for Sanha in the new K-Drama “Crazy Love” and Astro-rapper Rocky starring in the new web drama Broke Rookie Star!
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