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40 Parties, 6 Cities, 30+ Artists Later, India's Longest Party Marathon Celebrates Season 1 in the Capital City

Oct 06, 2017

Conceptualised with the aim of redefining and reinvigorating nightlife in India, NEXA Presents Baleno Wicked Weekends, India's Longest Party Marathon brings Arjun Vagale, India's biggest electronic music export and homegrown producer BLOT! for one last celebration

A multi-city urban nightlife campaign that aims to redefine and reinvigorate the nightlife scene in India, Baleno Wicked Weekends has featured indie acts like Raghu Dixit, Madboy/Mink, Riddim Funktion Collective, Junkyard Groove, Donn Bhat + Passenger Revelator, FuzzCulture, ONEmpire and electronic music producers like Sound Avtar, Anish Sood, Mojo Jojo, and Sartek among others across party hotspots in India such as Summerhouse Café, Hauz Khas Social, High Spirits Café, Euriska, Indigo Live, Gatsby 2000, Someplace Else among many others and hopes to become the one-stop nightlife guide for artists and audience alike.

Arjun Vagale and BLOT!:  Pushing the boundaries of Indian Techno Music and Reveling in sounds and breaking boundaries in a manner that's exciting and inspiring

Arjun Vagale has produced music that has truly put him and India on the Global electronic music map. 2017 has seen Arjun release tracks on the most coveted underground music label “Drumcode” along with support from the likes of Carl Cox, Adam Bayer, Richie Hawtin, Dubfire and many more. Through his 20 year career Arjun is force to be reckoned with – An artist, DJ, Producer, Live Act, Label Owner and online Radio Show host, Arjun is a man with a serious passion for the underground and award winner for DJing and production. There is a reason why he's named as one of “Asia's finest underground music exports.”

BLOT! a project presented by Gaurav Malaker in 2007. His club acts combine deep, emotive electronica with live video sampling. His first album 'Snafu' released on Universal Music India. The New Delhi based producer has traversed the globe, gigging and exploring urban culture through music, art and installations. Gaurav was recently voted into GQ magazine's 50 most Influential Young Indians List (2016), INCA's BEST DJ Delhi 2016 award along with MyFav award for the Artist of the Year and Techno DJ of 2016. His most recent release was picked up by the iconic label DIYNAMIC Music.

Described as India's longest party marathon, Baleno Wicked Weekends – a collaboration between Maruti Suzuki – NEXA, Zee Live and Lifestyle Partner - Living Foodz – has put on 39 shows so far and is bringing the biggest names in Indian Electronic music to close SEASON 1.

Gig details:
Show: Baleno Wicked Weekends featuring Arjun Vagale and BLOT!
City: New Delhi
Venue: Playboy Club, New Delhi
Date: October 7th, 2017
Day: Saturday
Time: 8:30 P.M. onwards
Entry: Club Rules Apply

Report By: Jai Dev Gupta    
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