A. G. Productions and Bangkok’s most prominent house music promoter, Retox Sessions present Together Festival, an ultra hip music experience that aims to put Bangkok on the map as home of Southeast Asia’s most anticipated dance festival. Billed as the emerging name in the world’s music festival calendar, Together is on a mission to shine like the events regionally. With a crowd-pleasing line-up, from most-wanted international artists to local talents, it is undeniable that Together surely promises an unforgettable music fair and
a fun-filled night.
A chance to put on your favorite kicks and ‘shuffling’ along with the global floor-filler ‘Party Rock Anthem’ by the Los Angeles-based duo LMFAO, who will perform live as the headliner of the festival, and the event marks as their debut appearance Bangkok. Named as the hottest name in parties and nightclubs around the world, LMFAO has gained their reputations for their chart-topping tracks ‘Party Rock Anthem, ‘Sexy and I Know It’ and their latest hit ‘Sorry for Party Rocking’. Earlier this year, the American electro pop duo also collaborated with the queen of pop Madonna during the talk-of-the-town performance at the Super Bowl XLVI. Heating up the list is Amsterdam talent Nick van de Wall, or famously known as Afrojack. His mind-blowing, heart-pumping tunes and his heavy-weight disc-jockeying skill is guaranteed for being ranked at number 7 on the list top 100 Deejays of 2011 by the of prestigious DJ Magazine. Reaching the zenith of his career was last year when Afrojack was awarded Best Remixed Recording from mastering his own version of a song ‘Revolver’ by Madonna. His international breakthrough emerged when Afrojack joined force with the world-renowned deejay David Guetta in the single ‘Toyfriend’. His international hits include ‘Take Over Control’, where Afrojack featured with Dutch singer Eva Simmons, and ‘Give Me Everything’, a collaboration with Latin rapper Pitbull, along with Ne-Yo and Nayer. Started out as a deejay at nightclubs in his hometown, Atlanta, today Jonathan Smith or best known as Lil Jon, is one of the most important rapper/songwriter in American hip hop history. To name one of your favorite hip hop tunes, chances are that at least one song is crafted by Lil Jon. In 2005, Lil Jon wrote a single ‘Yeah!’ for hip-hop/R&B singer Usher. The song quickly took over charts worldwide, and awarded best Rap/Sung Collaboration at the 47th Grammy Awards. Sharing the stage with international stars is our own hip-hop legends Thaitanium. Over 10 years, three titans of Thaitanium have taken Thailand and Asian hip-hop scene by storm for their unique music that blends New York street style with a touch of Thai mentality. Phuket-based hip-hop duo Southside will bring their southern pride to rock the stage. Marked as the return of the pop princess, Asian sensation Tata Young will reclaim her title with her international-hit pop tunes. Also, representing Thailand at the festival is a group of deejays from Superzaaap, a community of aspiring artists behind Bangkok’s street and club culture. With great music, well-managed atmosphere and mixed crowds from all over the region, the inaugural Together is gearing up to be the place, where everybody wants to be together and dance the night away.
Together Festival will be hosted on April 5, 2012, from 8pm onwards (open bar 8-9pm) at Bitec International Trade and Exhibition Centre, Bangna. Pre-event tickets are at 1,600 baht and 2,500 baht for limited VIP tickets, available at www.thaiticketmajor.com (call 02-262-3456). Tickets will also be available at the entrance on the day of the event. (Remark: All attendees must be over the age of 20. Valid ID card is required.) For the updates of the festival, visit www.facebook.com/togetherfestival
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