Grammy Award-winning artist/producer/DJ David Guetta will perform in India for the first time at the second edition of Eristoff Invasion this March. With chart-topping hits like ‘When Love Takes Over’ ‘Gettin Over You’ and ‘Sexy Bitch’, the world’s No. 1 DJ and one the world’s foremost music makers, David Guetta will headline Eristoff Invasion March 2012, performing in New Delhi at Huda Grounds on 9th March, in Pune at Amanora Park Town on 10th March and in Bangalore at Palace Grounds on 11th March.
Guetta is a multi-platinum selling artist in Europe and America, with five chart-topping albums to his name – Just a Little More Love (2002), Guetta Blaster(2004) Pop Life (2007), One Love (2009) and Nothing But The Beat (2011).
Guetta’s latest album, Nothing But The Beat features 17 guest artists – from hip-hop royalty like Snoop Dogg, Ludacris, Timbaland and Will.I.Am, game-changing rappers like Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne to R&B superstars like Usher, Chris Brown and Akon. The album includes the smash hits singles ‘Where Them Girls At’, ‘Little Bad Girl’, ‘Without You’, ‘Titanium’ and the hot new ‘Turn Me On’ (feat. Nicki Minaj) plus killer club tracks with Afro jack and Avicii. David Guetta has headlined some of the biggest music festivals in the world including Creamfields and Tomorrow lands and just played to over 2 million fans at one of the world’s biggest New Year parties in Brazil on Copacabana Beach.
On his first ever tour in India,David Guetta says, “I’m excited to finally get to play in India. I know my music has been heard and supported for many years, but until now it’s been impossible to get there. This will be a very special tour, I’m sure.”
Since its launch, Eristoff, from the house of Bacardi, has been striving to deliver unique experiences to its patrons, such as the Ersitoff Invasion and the Wolf Night parties. In line with the brand’s personality of being edgy and bold, Eristoff Invasion is a music festival that brings the best international, contemporary, high-energy acts to India – acts brimming with attitude and personality. The first edition of Eristoff Invasion in January2011 saw British electro-dance giants The Prodigy headline the festival, which travelled to Bangalore and New Delhi. In its second year, Eristoff Invasion adds Pune to its travel map.
According to Arvind Krishnan, Director Marketing, Bacardi India P.Ltd, “Eristoff has always been a highly evolved and edgy brand globally, and encouraged people to live life more instinctively. Eristoff Invasion provides the ideal environment for them to do just that, especially with David Guetta on stage. After introducing The Prodigy here last year, we are very excited to now bring in David to India for the first time ever, and can promise the audiences across the three cities the most thrilling and memorable experience of their lives.”
Says Vijay Nair, CEO of Only Much Louder,“Eristoff Invasion is about exhilarating live music experiences. We look for acts that aren’t just cutting-edge and contemporary, but also great performers. David Guetta is one of the most incredible artists in the world to not just listen to, but also experience live. I’m personally incredibly excited to watch him live, and also to bring the Eristoff Invasion experience to Pune for the first time.”
Zak Biddu, CEO of UKNY Music adds, “David Guetta is the No.1 DJ and one of the most played and celebrated artists in the world. To bring him to India at this time is fantastic for Eristoff Invasion. His festival performances are groundbreaking and I cannot wait for these shows! “
The festival is organised by Only Much Louder in partnership with UKNY Music, a leading UK-based music and events company.
Eristoff Invasion March 2012 – Schedule
9th March: New Delhi Huda Grounds
10th March: Pune Amanora Park Town
11th March: Bangalore Palace Grounds
Tickets now on sale.
Delhi: Rs 2,000
Pune: Rs 2,000
Bangalore: Rs. 1,950
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