Asia’s biggest electronic dance music festival, Sunburn announces its’ top tier headliner billing for the 17th edition of the world-class annual extravaganza. Legendary Swedish DJ Alesso and superstar Australian house DJ veteran Timmy Trumpet will be marking their second visit to India as they are confirmed to play headlining slots at the festival this year. Joining the duo will be the prodigious techno artist and the DJ Mag voted world’s #1 techno artist, Charlotte De Witte who will become the first woman artist to headline the main stage of India’s long-running EDM festival, paving the way for gender inclusivity at festivals.
As a special NYE attraction, 2022-launched New York collective, Indo Warehouse, featuring Armaan Gupta and Kunal Merchant will present an experiential set that showcases the beauty of South Asian culture, music, and rhythm intermingled with the traditional motifs of house and techno.
The festival will feature an assortment of dance music genres such as drum n bass, trap, house, electronic, trance, hardstyle and techno coupled with state-of the-art technology and pulsating entertainment from the December 28-31. Seven jaw-dropping stages will host over 100+ artists spread over four days. Symbolizing the mystery and freedom of the wilderness, the festival will pay homage to the theme of ‘Enchanted Forest’ with a one-of-a-kind stage production that merges mother nature and wonderland. The festival will also play host to multiple after-parties with artists taking charge of deck duties. This year there will be an Opening Party on 28th December and a Closing Party on 31st December.
Alesso who has worked with the likes of artists such as Jungkook, Tove Lo, Ryan Tedder, Calvin Harris, Katy Perry, Anitta and Usher states, “I’m excited to be performing at Sunburn. I love India. It has such a long history with music and it really shows in the culture and people. I can’t wait to meet all my Indian fans.”
Timmy Trumpet who has garnered global acclaim for incorporating live instrumentation and jazz influences on his DJ set states, “I’ve always loved Indian culture. It’s always amazing to play in countries, and to meet and connect with people that love music as much as I do. Can’t wait to see everyone at Sunburn!”
Karan Singh, CEO, Sunburn Festival, states, “We are absolutely delighted to announce the headliners of Sunburn Goa 2023 and can’t wait to witness the electrifying performances this season. With an overwhelming response from the fans, no doubt this year is all set to be incredible once again.”