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Sunburn Bangalore ends- day 2 with a spanking new property and an electrifying experience with ‘Afterburn’
17 November, 2013

Bangalore, 17th November 2013: Day 2 of the Sunburn festival in Bangalore brought a spectacular end to the music extravaganza in the city.  The festival gave way to high energy sets as Bangalorites bore witness to a brand new property presented by Sunburn- ‘Afterburn’  which truly elevated the festival experience to the next level.
Straight from the sands of Goa and into our own city, the Sunburn Festival Bangalore gave Bangalorites the ultimate festival experience no less than its Goa counterpart. Day 1 ended on a crescendo and only left fans wanting more. A massive turn- out was seen on day 2 as fans thronged the Ezone, Marathalli for the ultimate festival experience. Premiering for the first time, Sunburn’s new property- ‘Afterburn’ goes beyond mainstream EDM and provides the evolved music lover with a range of some of the best in underground music. It has been launched with the aim to develop a space to showcase the highest levels of artistic talent in this specific music genre, giving fans a mind blowing experience with cutting edge visual and installation art. Day 2 of the Bangalore festival launched this massive property through the ‘Afterburn’ stage with the bang, hosting some of the best global and local talent in the underground music space such as Adam Beyer, Josh Wink, Jitter, Kohra and Arjun Vagale. Fans, took to the stage in hoards as Kohra and Jitter set the tempo for the ultimate underground/ techno experience. 
Another first for Sunburn Bangalore, Resident DJ’s at the Tomorrowland festival, Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike premiered their ‘Smash the House Stage’ exclusively at Sunburn, featuring music power house Tom Staar and Wolfpack. The crowd foot stomped for hours at a stretch and left the stage completely entertained with Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike’s antics to get the crowd going. As the final sets played in the background, bringing the Sunburn Festival Bangalore to a close, Shailendra Singh, Joint Managing Director, Percept Ltd, said, “The premiere of our new property- ‘Afterburn’, saw crowds reach a new level of euphoria. Sunburn has always been for the fans, of the fans and by the fans, this holds completely true with the different dimensions of music and experiences that the crowd at Sunburn Festival Bangalore experienced. We can’t wait to do this again next year!” The 2 day festival experience inclusive of adventure sports, flea markets and an unbeatable line up of artists is sure to leave Bangalorites counting down the days till the next Sunburn Festival in their city.