For the first time in nearly two years, and on their 13th concert at the famed Tokyo Dome, Japanese superband L’Arc~en~Ciel held their 25th Anniversary Live last weekend — the 8th and 9th of April 2017. With only 110,000 slots available for the almost 600,000 fans who signed up for the ticket lotteries, the band also held live viewing events locally and overseas, as reported by natalie.mu.

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Photos from natalie.mu

One of the biggest draws for L’Arc~en~Ciel concerts is their creative use of technology to the concert experience extra special. Following a trend they set in tehir previous concerts, L’Arc~en~Ciel used LED bracelets controlled by wifi to create a mysterious and alluring light show that was both exhilarating and breath-taking.

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Photos from natalie.mu
Photos from natalie.mu

One of the biggest draws for L’Arc~en~Ciel concerts is their creative use of technology to make the concert experience extra special. Following a trend they set in their previous concerts, L’Arc~en~Ciel used LED bracelets controlled by wifi to create a mysterious and alluring light show that was exhilarating and breath-taking for all the attendees.

Photos from natalie.mu
Photos from natalie.mu

L’Arc-en-Ciel「25th L’Anniversary LIVE」8th April 2017 Set List

01. Niji
02. Caress of Venus
03. the Fourth Avenue Cafe
04. flower
05. Lies and Truth
06. fate
07. forbidden lover
08. Shout at the Devil
09. REVELATION
10. Voice
11. X X X
12. Kasou
13. Shinshoku -lose control-
14. HONEY
15. MY HEART DRAWS A DREAM
16. NEO UNIVERSE
17. STAY AWAY
18. Driver’s High
19. READY STEADY GO
20. Don’t be Afraid
21. Blurry Eyes
22. Link
23. Anata

L’Arc-en-Ciel「25th L’Anniversary LIVE」9th April 2017 Set List

01. Niji
02. Caress of Venus
03. the Fourth Avenue Cafe
04. Vivid Colors
05. Lies and Truth
06. Shinjitsu to Gentou to
07. forbidden lover
08. Shout at the Devil
09. REVELATION
10. Kaze no Yukue
11. X X X
12. Kasou
13. Shinshoku -lose control-
14. HONEY
15. MY HEART DRAWS A DREAM
16. NEO UNIVERSE
17. STAY AWAY
18. Driver’s High
19. READY STEADY GO
20. Don’t be Afraid
21. Blurry Eyes
22. Link
23. Hitomi no Juunin

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A report on the concert’s big happenings will be broadcast on Japanese cable channel WOWOW Prime on 24th June 2017 (Friday). A special live report will also be broadcast on internet TV channel AbemaTV on 10th April 2017 (Monday) at 21:45 JST (20:45 SST).

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