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PR: Anime-zing! adds Doctor Awkward

By Petrea Mitchell| March 31, 2013 | Comments Off on PR: Anime-zing! adds Doctor Awkward

Iowa anime convention Anime-zing! is happy to announce that Nerdcore rapper Doctor Awkward will be appearing and performing at Anime-zing! 2013 at the Clarion Hotel in Davenport, Iowa from May 3-5. Following the announcement that V is for Villains is no longer able to perform this year, convention organizers are very excited to have Doctor Awkward fill the concert needs of Iowa congoers.

Dr. Awkward is a Nerdcore rapper with several hit songs and performances at Nerdapalooza and after parties at Comic Con, Florida’s Nerd Invasion, and Texas’ Comicpalooza. In 2009, Dr. Awkward released his first solo project “Next Gen,” in which Doc proclaims that he is the future of Nerdcore Hip Hop. The EP was hailed as an instant classic, with hits like “Geekquilibrium” and “Imposter.” Dr. Awkward release his latest album, “Unlimited” in April 2010, which features an amazing fusion of Nerdcore, Hip Hop, and R&B. His website is

“Doctor Awkward is one of the greatest Nerdcore rappers of our generation,” said organizer Ryan Kopf.

“His performances take audiences to a new level,” Kopf finished.

Previously scheduled V is for Villains are unable to perform this year due to an injury, and we hope they will be able to return soon.

Anime-zing! features three fully-filled days of events, dances, lessons, workshops, autographs, and beyond, giving fans of Japanese animation an opportunity to gather and celebrate their fandom. Anime-zing! will be held May 3-5, 2013 at the Clarion Hotel in Davenport, Iowa. More details can be found online at



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