Sonic Mania is an all-night event in Chiba Makuhari, near Tokyo. This year it will be headlined by no other than The Prodigy and Marilyn Manson. Perfume and Denki Group will join them, among others. Sonic Mania takes place on August 14th, the day before Summer Sonic which is also held at Makuhari Messe.
Line-up (as of May 21st):
|MARILYN MANSON||THE PRODIGY|
|Denki Group||Boys Noize|
Ticket face value (varies among sales phases and excludes ticketing fees)
Normal ticket: JPY 10,500
Platinum ticket: JPY 20,000 (various benefits, such as welcome drink, lounges, viewing areas, etc.)
Overseas visitors can purchase tickets on the official website: ENGLISH
The festival will take place at Makuhari Messe (Halls 1-4).
The closest train/subway stations are:
Kaihinmakuhari Station: JR Keiyou line (red)
From the station, it is an approx. 20-minute walk.
To check train connections online: http://www.hyperdia.com/ (English/Japanese/Chinese)
HOTELS NEAR MAKUHARI MESSE
From central Tokyo, it is a 30-minute train ride plus a 20-minute walk to Makuhari Messe.
If you prefer staying closer to the venue, you can find hotels near Makuhari Messe here.