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灼熱Summer Night 4

June 30 @ 7:00 pm - July 1 @ 2:00 am

System Arcadia is back once again with our 4th and biggest installment yet of 灼熱Summer Night!!! After a successful event last year, Machine has graciously opened their doors for us to take main stage for Saturday, June 30th for New England’s greatest Japanese EDM event to date. Throughout the next few months, performers from abroad (Yes, that is a plural) will be announced along with ticket sales launching early next month. We will also have an even larger VIP package available this year to those that wish to get the full 灼熱Summer Night experience! Stay tuned for more details and save the date!

Let’s start off this page the right way with an initial announcement for the first of FOUR headliners for this historic event!

Akira Complex

Akira Complex has had a meteoric rise to prominence in the J-core scene. His first releases on Kors K’s S2TB label include numerous remixes (As One, Are You Ready, On The Beat, Icarus), some of his signature songs (Rift.exe, Oddysey), and his first full album, The Synthesis Collective.

He followed that up with a remix on a major label album (Because of You (Akira Complex Remix)), a collaboration track with Noizenecio (Deviant Mechanics) featured in Hardcore Syndrome X, and two incredible collaboration albums with Hommarju (We Are Connected) and Camellia (Reality Distortion).

Over the past year, along with new tracks for Bizarre Nation (Consequence of Nature) and Bass Avengers 2 (Stinger Missile), his music has been featured in many rhythm games, including Zyon (Vector Cannon), Arcaea (Relentless), and Beatmania IIDX 25 (Break Stasis).

He’s played numerous shows, both in Japan (the S2TB Gathering and S2TBTANO*C series) and stateside (PARTY2012 IRL, Anime Expo).

When he steps up, you know something magical is gonna happen. His sound, though it’s changed over the years, has always had something unique about it; you can hear the emotion and passion in every track he makes.

System Arcadia formally welcomes Brandon Thompson aka AkiraComplex to 灼熱Summer Night 4!


First up, System Arcadia is happy to announce that we are bringing techdance legend ni-21 to his very first ever United States appearance!!! ni-21 (Pronounced nee-nee) in his days before becoming a regular contributor to beatmaniaIIDX, since 2000 he has been DJ’ing and producing music all over Japan. He has two albums and six EP’s to his name. More notably his track “Ravey Days” has been adopted to VIBLE03, compiled and mixed by Mr. YOJI, a global leader of HDM scene.

DJ Flapjack

Flapjack – Rave n’ Beats Recordings

Next, DJ Flapjack is a Los Angeles-based oldskool hardcore deejay whose passion for cheesy beats and dedication to his art has quickly rocketed him to a respected position among his underground deejay peers, and led him to become a well-known artist worldwide. Represented by Rave n’ Beats Recordings and rocking extremely hi-NRG 100% vinyl hardcore sets; a friend to kandi ravers near and far, Flapjack is known for more than just his friendly persona and fashion sense. His keen sense of tunes, lightning fast scratching, and turntablist mixing skills are sure to win over the hearts of happy hardcore fans, new and old!

System Arcadia is honored to have these two legends join AkiraComplex for 灼熱Summer Night 4! Next week, we will be announcing our next Japanese guest for the event, so stay tuned for more updates and announcement of ticket sales in the coming days!!!


June 30 @ 7:00 pm
July 1 @ 2:00 am
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Carson Daly


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