The wait is finally over folks! We’re officially into that part of the year where line-ups decide which part of India you’ll be heading to. Asia’s largest EDM festival, Sunburn has just announced the Phase 1 lineup for Sunburn Goa 2015.
After kicking things off as small two-day event at Candolim beach, Goa in 2007, the festival promises an ever-large line-up in 2015 with huge potential to transcend the genre-imposed barrier, thanks to dedicated genre stages.What’s even better is the fact that this Phase 1 lineup could easily pass off as the final lineup of any other typical EDM fest!
Now onto the news that matters the most: Lineup and Stages. As per the Phase 1 poster released by Sunburn, there’ll be 4 stages in the arena- 2 for House/Trance/Electronic genres and another 2 exclusively dedicated to Techno/Deep House and Psychedelic respectively.
Just like every other year, Sunburn never ceases to amaze it’s fans with it’s high profile grabs. This year we’ve got David Guetta, and Martin Garrix headlining the 4 day event from the 27th to the 30th of December at Vagator.We’ve also got India’s very own Anish Sood, Shaan, Sartek and Joshi amongst others featuring in the lineup! Here’s a tiny flashback to the moment Guetta last visited India.
Headlining the 1st two stages is the ex-Cataracs member Niles Hollowell-Dhar aka KSHMR, the Indian origin electronic house artist who’s been making headlines recently.
Here’s one of his more recent tracks that has caught the eye of all EDM buffs :
Dyro also features in the list with his Prog House orientations. Other artists included are the Dutch duo Bass Jackers, the Trance legends Aly n Fila, House legend Sidney Samson, the German and Tropical House specialist Felix Jaehn just to name a few.
Here’s a small glimpse of what the Trance legends Aly n Fila have in store for us :
Coming to the deeper/techno side of things, the artists prominent in the list are USA based producer, Seth Troxler, Deep House pros Art Department and the German duo Tube n Berger.
We’re sure you’ve heard this track by Felix Jaehn :
The Psychedelic lineup consists of popular Psy Trance artists Liquid Soul, who’ve had quite a few tracks featuring Goa, Desert Dwellers from the New Mexico desert and the eerie Egorythmia.
This lineup has something in store for the fans of almost every genre out there. And the best part is this is just the beginning!
Here’s the Sunburn Goa 2015 Phase 1 lineup:
Stay tuned to EDMofy more updates on Sunburn 2015.
For comparison,here’s a throwback to last year’s Phase 1 lineup.