SKECHERS Sundown Festival Early Bird Tickets Sell Out Ahead of Schedule

Page-1-Image-1General Admission and Mosh Pit Tickets still available at $88 and $118 respectively

Singapore, 2015 – Early bird tickets for Asia’s leading music festival have all been snapped up ahead of the closing date for this category of tickets. General Admission tickets as well as Mosh Pit tickets at $88 and $118 respectively are still available and on sale at all Peatix outlets, it will go on sale at SISTIC from 1 October.

Commented Samantha Chan, Director of Red Spade Entertainment Pte Ltd, the organiser of the Skechers Sundown Festival 2015, “We are extremely pleased to see the early bird tickets sell out before the closing date. This tells us that fans are indeed looking forward to rocking it out with the stellar headline acts, special guest performers and awesome local bands that we have curated for the Festival’s 7th edition.”

Added Kelvin Goh, Director of Red Spade Entertainment Pte Ltd, “It also goes to show that our enhanced pricing strategy – to make the Festival more accessible to fans given the more focused theme of hip hop and rock for this year’s Festival – was the right decision. We’re determined now more than ever, to ensure that the Skechers Sundown Festival continues to be a platform to celebrate great Asian artistes and showcase up and coming ones.”

Asia’s leading music event, the Skechers Sundown Festival, returns on 21 November 2015 for its seventh consecutive year with a stellar lineup of Asia’s biggest hip hop and rock artistes. To be held at the F1 Pit Area at the Marina Promenade, the Festival will be headlined by Korea’s ‘Epik High’, Thailand’s ‘Potato’, Japan’s ‘INKT’, Singapore’s ‘Caracal’ and Indonesia’s ‘J-Rocks’.

Staying true to its mission of uniting Asia through music as well as creating a platform for local talents to showcase their skills, the Festival will also present a fringe fest of up-and-coming artistes. Homegrown Singaporean musicians ‘Cheryl Loon’, ‘Cashew Chemists’, ‘Farrago’, as well as Special Guest ‘Ground Zero’ from Taiwan are some of the exciting artistes to be performing this year.

According to Farrago frontman, Dave Hawkes, who will be returning to the Festival for the second time, “We’re really thrilled to be back at Skechers Sundown Festival. The adrenaline and exposure from the previous festival helped push us to record our very first album, which means we’ve had a pretty busy year behind the scenes. We’re looking forward to performing some of those songs and hope fans will come sing along and celebrate this milestone with us.”

Tickets (Category 2 General Admission @ $88; Category 1 Mosh Pit @ $118) are still available at Peatix and will be available on SISTIC from 1 October 2015 onwards.

For more information of the festival, please visit Sundown Festival’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mysundownfestival.

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Epik High to join headline acts in Skechers Sundown Festival 2015

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Epik High

Singapore, 26 September 2015 – Leading Korean act Epik High has confirmed its participation at the Skechers Sundown Festival 2015, completing the stellar cast of headline acts that will be in Singapore on 21 November 2015.

Since forming in 2003, Epik High has risen from being a small hip-hop underground group to become a mainstay of the popular Korean music scene. Having won “Album of the Year” and “Artist of the Year”, in Korea, they have also ranked number one on the US iTunes Hip Hop chart, topping Kanye West and Jay-Z in 2010.

They recently went on a successful 2015 North American Tour, completing 11 shows in 9 cities, of which 5 were sold out.

Epik High will be joining Thailand’s ‘Potato’, Japan’s ‘INKT’, Singapore’s ‘Caracal’ and Indonesia’s ‘J- Rocks’ at the festival, which takes place at the Marina Promenade, F1 Pit Area from 4:00pm onward. Tickets (Early Bird @ $68, Category 2 General Admission @ $88; Category 1 Mosh Pit @ $118) are currently on sale.

For more information of the festival, please visit Sundown Festival’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mysundownfestival.

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Date : 21 November 2015, Saturday
Time : 4:00 pm till late
Venue : Marina Promenade, F1 Pit Area (next to Singapore Flyer)
Tickets & Prices:
$ 68 – Early bird: General admission only
$118 – Category 1: Mosh pit
(Only available on Peatix from 18 September 2015)

$ 88 – Category 2: General admission
$118 – Category 1: Mosh pit
(available at SISTIC & Peatix from 1 October 2015)

Url: www.sundownfestival.sg

YG Family 2014 Galaxy Tour: Power in Shanghai

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Kicking off their energetic gig in Shanghai on August 30, the YG Family drew excited screams and cheers from the 35,000-strong crowd.

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The opening, brought by 4-membered girl group 2NE1, was a definite crowd-pleaser. They heated up the atmosphere with a string of catchy songs – Crush; Fire; Come Back Home; Gotta Be You. Not leaving fans with any time for break, popular Hip-hop group Epik High wowed the audience with two of their titled songs – With You and Love Love Love.

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YG’s newest boy-band WINNER followed the steps of their seniors and continued to charm the crowd. Fans who are familiar with the reality-survival program Who is Next: WIN, would be familiar with songs like Go Up and Smile Again. The group also performed their 1st album track, Empty.

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BIGBANG soon lifted the atmosphere to its highest when they appeared dressed in outstanding gold outfits. Fans were enthusiastically screaming and waving the signatured-fansticks with golden crowns. Singing along to every word, the fans and BIGBANG performed familiar fan favorites such as Haru Haru; Bad Boy, and Fantastic Baby.

Of course, what is a YG Family Tour without their most highly-anticipated collaboration performances? YG Family continued to dish out performances that were nothing short of amazing. CL and G-Dragon transformed The Baddest Female into The Baddest Male, as well as performing MTBD, which both proved to be a hit with the fans. Seungri performed a comical rendition of G-Dragon’s solo, Crayon, and was evidently a success with its audience. In addition, WINNER’s leader Song Minho and Dara performed a cover of T.O.P’s Doom Da Da. Epik High and Taeyang sang to the popular Eyes, Nose, Lips.

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Just when the night couldn’t get any wilder, PSY continued to please the crowd with several of his global hits Gangnam Style; Right Now; Gentleman; Champion. The audience sang along to these catchy songs and it’s not uncommon to see fans dancing the well-known moves and grooving to the catchy beat.

2NE1 appeared on stage again and delivered spectacular performances of the much loved I Am The Best, as well as Scream and lastly, Can’t Nobody.

Next in the line-up was BIGBANG, who performed Tonight; Feeling, Hands Up. Not forgetting their award-winning titles – Lies and Heaven, the popular boy-band left their fans hot under the collar.

Shouting for encore, fans were not willing to leave without seeing more. Thus, the YG Family impressed with a curtain-call performance. Starting with 2NE1’s Go Away, followed by BIGBANG’s Fantastic Baby and finally, PSY’s Gangnam Style. Who is to say that the YG Family 2014 Galaxy Tour: Power in Shanghai did not end with a huge success?

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The YG Family has been known for their outstanding and powerful stage performances. Do not miss out in catching a glimpse of these superidols. The YG Family will be visiting Singapore on September 13 and 14.

For those who have yet to buy your tickets for this upcoming event, what are you waiting for? There are still tickets available for both nights so grab your tickets now! Visit http://www.sportshub.com.sg/sportshubtix/Pages/YG-FAMILY-2014-GALAXY-TOUR-POWER-IN-SINGAPORE.aspx to purchase your tickets before its sold out!

140913 &14 YG Family 2014 Galaxy Tour: Power in Singapore

YG Family

YG Family is coming to Singapore! YG Family 2014 Galaxy Tour: Power in Singapore will be held at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on the 13th and 14th of September!
Tickets will be going on sale on 19th July 2014 (Sat) at 10am at all Sportshubtix channels.

Event: YG Family 2014 Galaxy Tour: Power in Singapore
Date: 13 September 2014 (Saturday) & 14 September 2014 (Sunday)
Time: 5 pm on 13 September 2015 & 6 pm on 14 September 2014
Ticket prices: S$398 (VIP), $268, $198, $168 (prices excludes booking charge)

VIP Package includes:
– A CAT 1 Concert Ticket (Standing or Seated)
– Entry to VIP Soundcheck Party
– An Exclusive Laminated Pass
– Merchandise
– Stand a chance to win a Meet & Greet
*Do take note that there are limited VIP tickets available