Timeout 72, no that is not the name of some Takeshi’s castle type game show; it is the name of the next big thing trending in India, the sound of your dreams, the answer to your prayers or simply the solution to your dilemma of your next New Year's Eve plans. Ladies and gents, it is the name of the next big EDM festival in India. The cherry on top you ask ?(or don’t) it is going to be happening in GOA! Goa and music festivals are like a blue sky and white puffy clouds; they just compliment each other. There is something in its vibe that attracts crazy ideas just like this venture of Timeout 72. After more than a year of the breakup of Goa and the EDM festival biggie, Sunburn (we all know how heartbreaking that was), Timeout 72 has grabbed the opportunity and thus we are going to get to see the sparks of this electrifying mix. So, read on and edify yourself.
The idea of timeout 72 was coined by a group of entrepreneurs from Gujarat and will formulate under the label of Waterlemon Events LLP and Sudarshan Entertainment World with the founder as Mr. Vishal Shah. Such greatness oozing out of such a simple place Gujarat, first NaMo and now Timeout 72, who would have thought! Hyped up already, this festival is still in its devising stage. Timeout 72 was cooked up with an idea to give an experience of a lifetime within 72 hours.
Timeout 72 is going to be a multi-genre music festival which will be three days long rendezvous. It will be held in the month of December from 27 to 29,2017. This endeavor will transpire at the whimsical beach, Vagator in North Goa. These guys must have some real talent convincing the lately fuddy-duddy government of Goa to give them a thumbs-up for this event.
The festival will have 4 different stages and one will get the wind of performances of artists from within the country and some famous names from across the world. The captivating feature of this festival will be its three headliners and it is to be hosted by an international supermodel. The festival is deemed to set some new bars for music festivals scenario in India. Timeout 72 is holding in some mind whooping music experience in store for us as it claims.
An interesting update on the event, two international celebrities have been announced in the lineup. Martin Garrix and Jason Derulo. Well go ahead, download that 'Swalla' choreography tutorial, you sure are going to have to dance on that. While Martin Garrix has performed in India before as well, this will be the first time that Jason Derulo will even be visiting India and debuting for his fans here. Guys our bait has almost been prepared, Day 1 to be glazed by Jason Derulo and day 3 is booked for Martin Garrix. Rest of the lineup is still to be announced (eagerly waiting!).
Attention readers, the tickets will be sold starting from September 2017 which means they are currently available. The early bird and VIP tickets will avail for some time. Quick question, what will be different and what are the perks you want to know? Boom, the first 100 ticket holders will pocket discounted travel and stay and a backstage tour and will get a chance to meet up with selected artists and some Uber cool merchandise!
For those who want some more and never are satisfied, worry not. There will be heaps of added entertainment with activities and of course food. So buck up people. Awaken that archer in you and keep an eye out for those early bird tickets and the benefits along them to get your hands on. Put on your good outfit Chunky, you might get to click a selfie with a celebrity. Are you ready for this exuberance?