New Delhi, Delhi, India
Founded in 2018, Locals District has announced the 3rd edition of its none of its kind music festival from 21st February, Friday – 23rd, Sunday, 2020 at the 18th-century castle Bara Bungalow at Kalwar, Jaipur. The 3 days extravaganza is an immersive community experience rich and diverse in music and arts and packing a punch with larger than life performers alongside stylish, avant-garde talent from the most culturally rich underground communities in India and across the globe. The 3rd edition artist line-up includes underground music heavyweights like Berlin legend and industry visionary DJ Hell, music scientist Black Merlin and Terr-project by Berlin-based DJ-producer Daniela Caldellas. For music enthusiasts, tickets are available at www.skilboxes.com.
Conceptualized with a mandate to showcase diverse, future-facing sounds from India and around the world, and shine a spotlight on homegrown talent, Locals District has since its debut come to be recognized as one of the most exciting music festivals. The 3-day festival will also showcase Italian-Canadian DJ-producer John Acquaviva, Thai powerhouse DJ-producer Nakadia alongside Indian pioneers Midival Punditz supported by Locals AnR artistes (DJ and producer) Mr. Red and Oryza. Featuring at the festival will be London based ace selector and producer Tom Demac whilst the morning pop-up will move to the stories by Segue, Locals AnR homeboy.
The homegrown artist line-up includes Hamza, ARPAN, Anjali Doshi aka ‘Ashes’, Deep Brown, Extended Drop, Def and Adi Chaudhri aka Kali Mirch among others. Adding to the attraction for patrons is the accommodation which lies at Harlem; the festival’s residence city, which will be. Offering premium tents and mindfully crafted gipsy-life experience, Harlem is a melting pot for the residents where you kick back your heels, relax, rejuvenate and interact, all that and more before taking a short walk back to the castle for that next big performance. The city settlement will be abuzz with much activity including local crafts, music, live performances; all making Harlem an obvious choice of stay.
For more information, please visit www.localsdistrict.com.
Incorporated in 2016 and based in Gurugram, Skillbox is an art social network and discovery platform that connects artists Musician/Bands, DJ/Producers, Session Artists, Photographers, Designers and Sketch artists-connect with enthusiasts and businesses. With its Artists Profiles section, artists can easily create visually appealing profiles and gain visibility while promoting themselves. It’s audio streaming service StreamBox, provides musicians with a reliable way of showcasing their work to discerning audiences online and monetize their work. Musicians can also stream their music videos with the highest production values. Till date, Skillbox has 5000+ Artists listed, 2000+ event hosted, 5000+ gigs and more than Rs. 2 crores of business generated in the last one year for artists in various categories.
For more information, please visit www.skillboxes.com.
About Locals District
Locals District, founded in 2018 is India’s first none of it kind music festival. This 3 days extravaganza is an immersive community experience rich and diverse in music and arts played out in a heritage 18th-century castle. Packing a punch with larger than life performers alongside stylish, avant-garde talent from the most culturally rich underground communities in India and across the globe. This year we have worked to create a more socially responsible experience whilst continuing to deliver the best in quality and memories. With efforts in nurturing our environment to replenishing our planet, Locals District 2020 challenges the status quo by proving that music, art and community can give back manifolds and in absolute harmony to our own little universe, step by step. We come together for a charming third time, for the love of music, community and our beloved Earth and no doubt with that unmistakable must-not-miss allure, smack on!