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Sunburn Anthem and Video Contest (SAVC) 2012 goes LIVE!
12 December, 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.
22 Indian Bands, 2 Stages, 2 days – an alternate live world music categorized into Plugged and Unplugged. Music lovers will witness a plethora of Folk, Jazz, Rock, Funk, Blues and Soul music all at one festival. The festival begins at 2 pm and promises to offer an experience that will leave music lovers craving for more. The highlight of this festival is a road trip to Goa that will begin its trail from Mumbai and goes through Pune to Goa making the festival all the more enthralling and special.
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