Vibes

Join Asian Food Fest for a celebration of National Asian American Talent. This year Asian Food Fest is bringing in four amazing Asian American Musical talent to bless the festival with magical vibes. 

Come out and enjoy a great day of food and adventure then sit back and enjoy the musical whimsy of Justin Park, Jules Aurora, Demie Cao and Sun Satica!

Schedule:

Saturday (10/9) at 7pm:

  • Serin Oh
  • Demie Cao
  • Justin Park

Sunday (10/10) at 3pm:

  • Mark Joshua 
  • Sun Satica
  • Jules Aurora

AFF Headliners

Justin made his official musical debut in 2018 with his album, “PLACES LIKE HOME” which the LA native penned himself. His records, LIKE WE USED TO and ON THE LOW gained rave reviews, being featured on Billboard USA, Digital Journal, Genius, Billboard Korea, and Billboard Radio China. However,
it was his cover of Pink Sweat$’s critically acclaimed hit, “HONESTY” that put Justin into the limelight, meeting Pink himself and gaining attention worldwide.

 

Justin has toured all over North America, including a National/ North America tour with Amber Liu in (2018, 2020) and dates with BewhY with LiveNation Korea.

JULIANNE AURORA MANALO, known as “Jules Aurora” is a Filipino-American Singer, Songwriter, Actress, and Model.

 

She is best known for her viral singing videos on social media, her heartfelt original music, as well as her appearances as “Indio” on CBS’ “The Young and The Restless”, and performances for the NBA, NFL, and MLB.

 

Born in New Jersey and raised in San Diego, Aurora had a natural love for performing and grew up surrounded by music; earning leading roles in a number of musical theatre productions. In addition to her artistic endeavors, Aurora graduated from San Diego State University and earned a bachelor’s degree in communication. She also became a Top 50 Finalist on “The X Factor USA” & Hollywood Week Finalist on “American Idol”.

DEMIE CAO officially debuted in China with her single, “NIGHTVISION” on Billboard Asia’s 2019 “Best of Rap: URBAN ASIA Vol. 2”

 

With a B.A of Arts in Music Business from USC, Demie is focused on the new digital music industry not only as an artist and writer, but as a label A&R for 5A LABEL. She has appeared in promos for 88 Rising, CJNEM, KCON, and has danced in music videos for Lydia Paek and Korean Artists such as SiK-K.

 

Developing with 5A LABEL, Demie has written music for other Chinese and Korean artists with MRMG (Mister Rocks Music Group), including attending writing camps worldwide.

 

Officially signed with 5A LABEL since 2014, Demie has been training under 5A LABEL and completed her development in 2018 and her debut EP, “Airplane Mode” is set to drop in late 2019.

Born in Suwon, South Korea, Serin Oh moved to Dayton, Ohio with her family at the age of six. Growing up in church, she was surrounded by gospel music in her formative years. During her time at Berklee College of Music, she dove further into her passion for jazz and r&b, whilst also rediscovering her Korean roots through the lens of K-Pop. This led her on a search for a sound that would allow her to express the duality of her identity through her music. serin oh released her first single – shower thoughts, in June 2020, and since, she’s been placed on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlists across Asia including New Music Friday Phillippines, New Music Friday Indonesia, New Music Friday Malaysia, New Music Friday Singapore, New Music Friday Thailand, New Music Friday Vietnam, and more.

She hopes to uplift third culture kids in the creative world through her music, especially fellow second-gen Asians, third culture kids, and secret outcasts.

Born in Suwon, South Korea, Serin Oh moved to Dayton, Ohio with her family at the age of six. Growing up in church, she was surrounded by gospel music in her formative years. During her time at Berklee College of Music, she dove further into her passion for jazz and r&b, whilst also rediscovering her Korean roots through the lens of K-Pop. This led her on a search for a sound that would allow her to express the duality of her identity through her music. serin oh released her first single – shower thoughts, in June 2020, and since, she’s been placed on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlists across Asia including New Music Friday Phillippines, New Music Friday Indonesia, New Music Friday Malaysia, New Music Friday Singapore, New Music Friday Thailand, New Music Friday Vietnam, and more.

Mark Joshua is a singer/songwriter from Cincinnati, OH. Mark’s been writing songs and performing since age 13. Most known for his acoustic folk/pop sound, his latest release “Georgia” is a step into a different direction. “Georgia” is available to stream on all major streaming platforms and you can follow Mark on all social media @markjoshuamusic