GOT7 back for the third time in Jakarta, Indonesia. After the previous GOT7 Flight Log: Turbulence Jakarta fan meeting in 2017, the JYP boys finally held a bigger event: Eyes on You World Tour concert in ICE BSD, Indonesia. The members has already traveling to Bangkok, Macau, Moscow, Berlin, Paris, and Taipei for the world tour and will fly more to Toronto, Los Angeles, Houston, etc. Before the concert, KoreanUpdates and other media press got a chance to attended their press conference in Garuda venue, ICE BSD.
Let’s check it out!
How does it feel to come back to Indonesia for the 3rd time?
Bambam: It’s been a pretty long time, maybe 1.5 years since the last time we here. This time, we held a bigger event, and we think that we can give our fans the better of us
Since you already have been here three times, but only came to Jakarta, are there any places or cities in Indonesia that you would really like to visit?
Jackson: Well, even if I told you, can we go to there? (jokingly speaking, members laugh)
Bambam: Oh! We would love to go to Bali. I want to see the scenery where there are many terraces of rice fields (Bali Terassering), when we have time
Once again, this is your 3rd time in Indonesia. Please tell us your Indonesian favorite food?
JB: Yesterday, in the waiting room, there is a fried rice. I tried it, and it (was) really delicious. So I like it
BamBam: Fried noodle!
Mark: Chicken skewer with nut soy sauce
Jackson: Indonesian brand chocolate milk
What is your memorable memory of Indonesian fans? What are you expecting for tonight show?
BamBam: First thing, Indonesia has a pretty hot weather. So, it similar to the energy of Indonesian fans, hot. I really impressed with Indonesian fans. So much fun! This time, our concert will have more upgrades, so I hope that fans in Indonesia will also enjoy it well.
What is in your mind when many fans came to your concert and singing along with you guys?
Yugyeom: We feel really loved by our fans. So, we want to together with them until forever
You guys has been in music industry for a while, please share your favorite moment?
JB: The happiest moment is moment like this one. We can go for a tour, we feel really happy
Youngjae: It’s not easy to go overseas for held a concert. We do the concert overseas in various countries, meeting with Ahgases in each country, and we feel really happy
Are you guys have music genre that non of you have tried, but you want to try and hope to in the future?
JB: There are so many music genres that we’ve never tried before, really many. But I think the thought is, if there any music genres that came to us, and how we interpret or express it to our fans in our own way, that would be better.
You guys just came back from Europe, and some other part of the world, as part of the world tour. What do you like the most from the world tour?
Jackson: I…. would like to give this chance to Jinyoung!
Jinyoung: Of course we can travelling around the world and held a concert, that makes us really happy. But, in our mind, we never thoughts that we can held concert from Europe, and then go to Indonesia, this is something wonderful. Our airlines miles also… enormously accumulated. Then… hmm… (laugh) maybe this is something not necessary to tell you..
Jackson: It’s okay, no problem you can talk about it by the way (then JB laugh really really loud)
Jinyoung: Well.. hmm.. So, the point is we can travel all around the world and get many experiences from various countries, that is something really priceless.
Are there any goals that you want to achieve this years?
Yugyeom: We want to give the best of us to our fans, of course, from the music and performances. We’re not put something as our target, because all of us, we didn’t know how far or how long that we can grow, because there is no limit.
Please give a verse using GOT7
Jackson: Can you guys understand if I answer this in Korean language?
GOT – GOT7
Se (in Korean) – After this new year
Ven (in Korean) – We will be a hit in the future
Please give message to Indonesian Ahgase
JB: So, for tonight concert, we hope that our concert will running smoothly, and of course this world tour over all can finish well. We feel really happy to come here, learning the cultures, what the country is like. We feel really happy, please look forward for our concert, in a moment.
Written by: Hanisa Pratiwi
Photos by: Angela Miranti