Persona Music Fes 2013 ~in Nippon Budokan (PERSONA MUSIC FES 2013 ～in 日本武道館) was a concert held on August 13, 2013. It featured songs from Persona 3, FES, Persona 3 The Movie, Persona 4, Golden, Persona 4 the Animation, the Golden Animation and Persona 4 Arena.
The concert was held at Budokan Concert Hall, doors opened at 5:30pm and the concert itself started at 6:30pm. Tickets can either be bought for 7,000 yen for standard or 15,000 for premium seats or won through Lawson's Lottery.
The stage is designed like the main hub of the TV world, even sporting it's own TV stack in the middle of the stage. Performing on stage are:
|#||Japanese Name||English Name||Performer|
|01||--||True Story||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals), Yumi Kawamura (Vocals)|
|02||--||Mass Destruction ~Reincarnation~ + P3 ver.||Lotus Juice (Rap), Yumi Kawamura (Vocals)|
|03||--||Brand New Days||Yumi Kawamura (Vocals)|
|04||全ての人の魂の戦い||Battle Hymn of the Soul||Shoji Meguro (Lead), Band|
|05||--||P3 FES||Yumi Kawamura (Vocals), Lotus Juice (Rap)|
|06||--||Burn My Dread -Last Battle-||Lotus Juice (Rap)|
|07||--||Beauty of Destiny||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals), Lotus Juice (Rap), Yumi Kawamura (Harmony)|
|08||--||Key Plus Words||Yumi Kawamura (Vocals), Shihoko Hirata (Vocals)|
|09||霧||Fog||Shoji Meguro (Lead), Band|
|10||--||SNOWFLAKES||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals)|
|11||--||More Than One Heart||Yumi Kawamura (Vocals), Shihoko Hirata (Harmony)|
|12||--||Now I Know||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals)|
|13||--||Heaven||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals)|
|14||--||Your Affection||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals)|
|15||--||Pursuing My True Self||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals)|
|16||--||Deep Breath, Deep Breath ~Reincarnation~||Lotus Juice (Rap), Yumi Kawamura (Chorus), Shihoko Hirata (Chorus)|
|17||キミの記憶||Memories of You||Yumi Kawamura (Vocals)|
|18||--||The Junes Hero (P4A Medley)||Shoji Meguro (Lead), Band|
|19||--||Shadows of the Labyrinth (P4A Medley)||Shoji Meguro (Lead), Band|
|20||--||Heartful Cry -in Mayonaka Arena- (P4A Medley)||Shoji Meguro (Lead), Band|
|21||--||Spirited Girl (P4A Medley)||Shoji Meguro (Lead), Band|
|22||--||Best Friends||Yumi Kawamura (Vocals)|
|23||--||Burn My Dread||Yumi Kawamura (Vocals)|
|24||--||Time To Make History||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals), Yumi Kawamura (Harmony)|
|25||--||Shadow World||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals)|
|26||--||Never More||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals), Audience|
|27||--||Reach Out To The Truth||Shihoko Hirata (Vocals & Rap), Lotus Juice (Rap), Yumi Kawamura (Harmony)|
Right after the performance of Brand New Days, Teddie came on screen and announced the results Persona Music Grand Prix, the audience voted song popularity contest. The results were:
- 10. "Mass Destruction" & "SNOWFLAKES"
- 9. "Your Affection"
- 8. "Brand New Days"
- 7. "Heaven"
- 6. "Battle Hymn of the Soul" (announcement coincided with the performance)
- 5. "Never More"
- 4. "Heartful Cry"
- 3. "Burn My Dread"
- 2. "Reach Out to the Truth"
- 1. "Kimi no Kioku" (announcement coincided with the performance)
The concert is available in DVD format in both standard and limited editions as well as limited Blu-Ray release. There is also a CD of tracks from the concert. However if you purchase the limited package with Loppi/HMV goods, in addition to the set you'll also receive a special multipurpose pouch and a muffler towel. If you avail the limited editions of either Blu-Ray or DVD releases then you'll be able to enter a lottery to win either:
- Prize A: Persona Music Fes 2013 B2 sized poster of the key art with frame, autographed by Yumi Kawamura, Lotus Juice, Shihoko Hirata and Shoji Meguro.
- Prize B: Persona Music Fes 2013 B2 sized poster of the key art
- Prize C: Persona Music Fes 2013 Special Microfiber Cloth of the key art
- Daisuke Sato takes over the drums from Takeshi Endoh and MIZ takes up the violin role. This is the first instance of a lineup change in the band.