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Sunburn makes its Oman debut

Sunburn Reload, Muscat will feature India’s youngest and first import to Tomorrowland and Sunburn resident, DJ Shaan.

Sunburn, one of the world’s largest and most successful dance music festivals is making its debut in Muscat, Oman with its club brand, Sunburn Reload.

A concept that is, a high powered format, giving one a subliminal taste of the ultimate music festival – Sunburn Goa. This ‘reloaded’ experience gives you a state of the art technical setup; mind blowing visuals, impressive laser graphics, special effects like CO2 guns and confetti blasters ensuring an extravaganza. With varied styles of electronic dance music being played at the event along with a spectacular set up of experiences, Sunburn Reload is bound to take music experience to a whole new level.

Sunburn Reload, Muscat will feature India’s youngest and first import to Tomorrowland and Sunburn resident, DJ Shaan. Kick-starting his career at the age of 15 with Sunburn, Shaan is a name to reckon with in the progressive house music fraternity. Having played to many packed houses across India and UK, he opened for Funkagenda, Helium Project, Miss Nine. He proved his mettle in the international market as well, playing for a Global Truce Public Awareness Concert and for an exclusive gig on a private yacht on Temple Pier, London, and at the Sunburn International Festival in Colombo. His music is described as expansive and uplifting, leaving festival-goers all over the world elevated.

Sunburn reload, Muscat will be held on the 20th of this month at On The Rocks and will form a natural extension of the much-loved Mecca of Indian EDM Sunburn, Goa. The early tickets are priced at General OMR 30 and VIP OMR 50. For more details on the venue and prices, the fans can call 24346765 and 97983333.

With a beginning in 2007, Sunburn is a synergy of music, entertainment and lifestyle that attracts music tourism in India and has spread its wings across the globe to Sri Lanka in 2012 & Dubai in 2013.

Mr. Karan Singh, CEO, Sunburn states, “Having hosted multiple indigenous editions of Sunburn Reload over the last three years we have brought the holistic dance music experience to many cities. We have been seeing an increasing number of Sunburn fan base from Middle East which led us to believe that Sunburn will be a huge hit with music lovers here in Muscat and we can give our global fans the brand experience in a smaller format at their home turf. This is ofcourse on the road to Sunburn Goa 2015 which happens every year in December. And we hope to see many fans in goa this year at sunburn 15”.

More than just a music festival, Sunburn has nurtured the electronic music culture in India. Sunburn Goa is ranked as big as Tomorrowland and Ultra Miami festival as per IMS APAC Business Report 2014. 2015 will witness a boost in the global fan footprint with devout fanatics pouring in from more than 40 countries.

This is the 9th edition of Sunburn Goa which will deliver the world’s best, in technology, music and production in a great web of artistry. The first ever Sunburn festival in 2007 attracted a crowd of 2,000. Last December, Sunburn Goa was attended by almost 3,00,000 people. In 2014 alone, 96 Sunburn events were held across India; overall 7,00,000 people attended them. Over the last 8 seasons, Sunburn has hosted some of the most adept artists of our times including Above & Beyond, Afrojack, Armin Van Buuren, Avicii, Axwell, Carl Cox, David Guetta, Deadmau 5, DVLM, Fedde Le Grand, Hardwell,Knike Party, Krewella, Nickey Romero, Paul Oakenfold, Sander Van Doorn, Sasha, Swedish House Mafia, Tiesto etc.

Music lovers can expect to witness a festival unlike any other as Sunburn Goa 2015 gears up to present an all encompassing experience that will see a cosmic mash of dance music genres, state of the art experiential zones and phenomenal production spanning over 5,00,000 sq. mts. of mountain top venue at Vagator, making this an extravaganza of mammoth proportions and maintaining its reputation as a must-attend festival for any EDM enthusiast. Connecting serious music enthusiasts directly with the artists they love Sunburn is no doubt set to become a sanctuary for forward-thinking music fans looking for life-affirming experiences.

Maintaining a healthy balance between popular and underground music, this will be a festival for the true dance music fan, for whom music is a way of life.