Sunburn Anthem and Video Contest (SAVC) 2012 goes LIVE!

Sunburn Anthem and Video Contest (SAVC) 2012 goes LIVE!

India, December, 12, 2012: The most exciting launch pad for Electronic Dance Music professionals – Sunburn Anthem & Video Contest (SAVC) 2012 has gone LIVE! Calling all DJs and VFX artists to register now for a chance to strut straight into the big league! The SAVC is an annual property created solely to promote EDM talent in India & Asia on a global platform. The contest entails two components: Audio Remixing for the music composers and VFX creation for the Visual Jockeys. Winners of the Sunburn Anthem & Video Contest will get a chance to savor their moment of glory as they spin their magic and mix visuals at none other than the biggest electronic dance music festival in Asia – Sunburn Goa 2012!

This year audio contestants will get the opportunity to remix original parts of a track by Richard Durand called ‘Paint the sky’ into a brand new and original composition which will become the Sunburn Goa 2012 Anthem! Visual jockeys will be given parts of the track chosen as the Sunburn Anthem to create visuals for 60 seconds. All entries will go through a rigorous short-listing process via an established jury from the DJ world, headed by Nikhil Chinapa. In addition to playing at Sunburn, winners will receive an all expenses paid trip to Sunburn Goa 2012, from anywhere in the world and loads of Sunburn goodies. What’s more, the winning track will also feature on the Sunburn Goa 2012 compilation along with acclaimed international & domestic artists.

Not a composer or a VFX artist, you could still win by voting for your favorite artists. Entries shortlisted by the Jury will be up for voting and lucky voters, who participate in the online vote to choose a winner, stand a chance to win free tickets to Sunburn Goa 2012! The SAVC has been launched through a special micro-site designed to host entries from participants for both audio and visual categories. Winners of the SAVC will be announced on December 24, 2012.

On the launch of second edition of the SAVC, Mr. Shailendra Singh, Joint Managing Director, Percept Limited, said, “Sunburn is committed to its mission of nurturing talent in the EDM space. In order to spot budding talent across the globe and provide them with an international platform to showcase their skills, the SAVC this year will extend its boundaries beyond India to 15 more countries. We are very proud of the success the contest has had in its last edition and we hope to find many more highly talented youngsters this year.”

Percept Limited are the owners of Sunburn, Asia’s Premier Dance Music Festival.

For further information on the contest, please log onto www.sunburn.in/savc.

About Sunburn

Sunburn is a 3-Day Electronic Dance Music Festival held in Goa, India. Inaugurated in 2007, Sunburn is a synergy of music, entertainment, food, shopping and lifestyle that attracts music tourism in Goa. In the past five years of existence, Sunburn has brought together renowned Indian and International DJs to entertain crowds of thousands over a three day period in December. Sunburn caters to a wide Indian and International audience and it showcases India as a Dance Festival destination to the world.

About Percept:

Percept Live is a division of Percept Limited, an entertainment, media and communications company founded in 1984. With capitalized billings of about INR 31.40 billion (FY’12).Percept, today, is at an enviable leadership position with a team of over 1,000 people and 62 offices across India and the Middle East. Percept companies construct tailor-made content, assets and solutions that deliver in both local and international markets and services millions of clients and consumers across the globe. Percept Live, established in the year 2012 is the global live entertainment venture launched by Percept Limited. Percept Live business includes all Intellectual Properties created and owned by the Percept Group, which include IPs in Live Entertainment, Sports, Celebrity Management, Digital and Media space. It comprises of the below-

Sunburn – Asia’s biggest and most desired Electronic Dance Music Festival;
Fight Nights –India’s first ever indoor boxing bouts between leading Indian and International boxers
Bollywood Live – The first multi-city Bollywood Dance Music Festival
Champions of the World – A platform that brings together the most celebrated super icons in the arenas of Sports, Cinema, Music, Business Entertainment and Entrepreneurship
LOST – India’s largest Live Music Festival featuring International and domestic talent across various live music genres such as Pop, Rock, Dubstep, House, Reggae, Metal and R&B.
Windsong Music Festival – A festival of story telling through music & art
Superstar India – India’s first validated DJ ranking initiative and dedicated platform for the promotion of Indian DJs.

For Further Information, Please contact:

Dimple Jain: dimple@crosshairscommunication.com #9819910819
Kaumudi Naithani: Kaumudi@crosshairscommunication.com #9833931953
Shailesh Banta: shaileshbanta@gmail.com #9892355814

Rajendra Ganotra is the Editor of Spicy Stars Mumbai

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