MBC revealed that it will be broadcasting its weekly music show, “Music Core,” in Japanese theaters starting this week. This will be the first time that a regular Korean show will be regularly screened in overseas theaters. It will be shown in major Japanese cities- Tokyo, Osaka, Fukuoka, Yokohama, Kawasaki, Chiba, Hyogo, etc.- and one city in Taiwan.
Audiences will be charged 1800 yen (19 USD) per screening. They will be given roasted seaweed and cosmetics as gifts.
A representative from MBC Japan stated, “We are looking forward to the establishment of the globalization of K-Pop and Korean lifestyle through the live broadcasting of ‘Music Core’ in overseas theaters.”
The upcoming May 4 episode of “Music Core” will feature SHINee, Secret, K.Will, 4minute, T-ara N4, Lyn, Roy Kim, Hello Venus, Hong Dae Kwang, Jay Park, M.I.B, Gavy NJ, and Sunny Days.