Summer Sonic on Thursday unveiled nine new domestic acts and a solo artist from China for its upcoming 2016 edition, including indie trio Cero and singer-songwriter Kazumi Nikaido, who is performing with the Gentle Forest Jazz Band.

Chinese solo artist Leah Dou has also been added to the lineup, while other domestic acts include a collaboration between Chitose Hajime and UQiYO, guitarist Michael Kaneko, punk outfit SpecialThanks, indie crew Lili Limit, all-female metal band Aldious and underground unit Mio Yamazaki.

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