Sunburn has been organizing the most loved music festivals since 11 years, that have made a mark in the history of India. Sunburn is a property held by Percept Live, based out of Mumbai.

Sunburn festival

Sunburn festival is India’s premier Electronic Music Festival hosting Asia’s largest 3-day Electronic Music Festival. We began our journey in 2007 and aimed to make it bigger and better and strive to do so till date. We are honoured to have artists like Martin Garrix, Dimitri Vegas, Like Mike, Afrojack, Tiesto, DJ Snake and many more.

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2017

2017 / Pune

In 2017, Sunburn festival’s second decade started with a bang!
The headliner announcement included Martin Garrix, Afrojack, DJ Snake, Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, Clean Bandit, KSHMR, Kayzo, Infected Mushroom and 90 plus supporting acts.

2016

2016 / Pune

For 2016’s biggest celebration, Sunburn Festival comes to the city of Pune, with a Phase 1 headliner announcement including Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Axwell & Ingrosso, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, and KSHMR, plus nearly 50 acts supporting.

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2015

2015 / Goa

The 9th edition is another 4 day event at Vagator, Goa. On November 20, 2015 Sunburn Goa’s international ticketing partner, Viagogo, announced that the festival has become one of the largest international music festivals in Asia, with people from more than 42 countries buying tickets on the viagogo platform. On November 24, 2015, the management of Sunburn Goa also released a statement citing this fact and proving to fans in India that they did not need to travel half way around the world to get the same experience as Festival Tomorrowland. Sunburn Goa 2015 is expected to draw the largest crowds since its inception.[8] This year’s artist lineup will be equally lavish with over 120 artists like Sam Feldt, KYGO, Seth Troxler, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Martin Garrix, DJ SMITH, Kshmr, David Guetta, Dyro, Felix Jaehn, Zaeden and Art Department taking the stage.

2014

2014 / Goa

The 8th edition took place in Vagator on 27th, 28, 29th and 30th Dec 2014 and for the first time the festival was extended for an extra day and was performed by World no 2 Dj then Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike and witnessed around 150 DJ’s. Known artists includes Knife Party, Sander van Doorn, Sasha, Krewella, Baauer, Danny Avila, Head Hunterz, Deniz Koyu, Dubvision, Paul Oakenfold, Matthew Koma, MAKJ, Michael and Tarzan Woods performed at the festival.

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2013

2013 / Goa

The 7th Edition of Sunburn at Goa took place in Vagator witnessed around 120 Artists and over 200 hours of Music. it had over 10,000sq.m,of exotic festival area with 7 massive stages.headline DJ’s were Afrojack, Axwell, Pete Tong, Ummet Ozcan and many more Over 1 Lakh participants were expected.

The 9th edition is another 4 day event at Vagator, Goa. On November 20, 2015 Sunburn Goa’s international ticketing partner, Viagogo, announced that the festival has become one of the largest international music festivals in Asia, with people from more than 42 countries buying tickets on the viagogo platform. On November 24, 2015, the management of Sunburn Goa also released a statement citing this fact and proving to fans in India that they did not need to travel half way around the world to get the same experience as Festival Tomorrowland. Sunburn Goa 2015 is expected to draw the largest crowds since its inception.[8] This year’s artist lineup will be equally lavish with over 120 artists like Sam Feldt, KYGO, Seth Troxler, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Martin Garrix, DJ SMITH, Kshmr, David Guetta, Dyro, Felix Jaehn, Zaeden and Art Department taking the stage.

2012

2012 / Goa

Sunburn Festival 2012 was held in Candolim, Goa, India during Dec 27, 28 &29th. Headlining acts in 2012 were by Sander Van Doorn, BT, Fedde Le Grand, W & W, Paul Van dyk, Roger Sanchez. After-parties for Sunburn 2012 were held at LPK( Love Passion Karma ) and Sinq

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2011

2011 / Goa

Sunburn Goa 2011 was held on 27–29 December at Candolim Beach. The main attraction was Above & Beyond, Axwell, Infected Mushroom, Spartaque

2010

2010 / Goa

Sunburn Goa 2010, took place on 27–29 December at Candolim Beach. The festival was sponsored by Tuborg. The headliners of the 2010 festival were Paul Van Dyk, Ferry Corsten and Axwell along with Sultan & Ned Shepard with Nadia Ali (Live), Richard Durand, GMS, Pete Gooding, Aly & Fila and DJ’s DJ Pearl, Ma Faiza, Anish Sood and Sanjay Dutta. For the 2010 festival, Percept ran a “Sunburn Anthem Contest” for potential audio and visual producers, with participants in the visual category allowed to make a visual for a B.R.E.E.D track which is then submitted to a panel of judges. Participants in the audio category are asked to make a fresh remix of Nadia Ali’s ‘Love Story’ which is the Anthem of the festival. A fashion show was organized on 27 December at Club Butter. Sunburn passes went live on 5 November 2010 with the early bird passes and pre-booking sale passes being sold out in 22 minutes

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2009

2009 / Goa

Sunburn Goa 2009 had turnout of over 22,000 fans. It also saw the launch of “After Dark” parties which took place at club Butter from 10.30 pm until 5 am, making Sunburn a 24-hour festival. Sunburn brought DJ Armin Van Buuren, who headlined the festival along with Latin House DJ’s Roger Sanchez and John 00 Fleming. Sunburn’s line-up also included tech house DJ Sultan and Trance DJ Sander Van Doorn. Previously in 2008, Sunburn had tied up with Defected Records, but in 2009 Sunburn tied up with UK clubbing company Gatecrashers. Acts included Jalebee Cartel, DJ Pearl, Ma Faiza, Nawed Khan and Designer Hippies. The festival was hosted by Nikhil Chinapa and Rohit Barker. In addition to the previous year’s attractions, Sunburn Goa 2009 included a rock climbing wall and Thai foot masseurs.

2008

2008 / Goa

Sunburn Goa 2008 was held despite the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks which took place exactly a month prior to the festival. The festival was themed Electric Circus and was held on two main stages: “Banyan Tree” for Trance acts and “Circus Stage” for House music. The event also included a flea market and beach volleyball games. Having tied up with Defected Records in 2008, the label bought house DJ’s Simon Dunmore, Shapeshifters, Copyright and percussionist Shovel playing. Headlining the festival were GMS, Gareth Emery and John 00 Fleming. The acts were Digital Blonde, Roger Shah, Pearl, Brute Force, Nawed Khan, Vachan Chinnappa, Jalebee Cartel, Sanjay Dutta, and Ma Faiza. The visuals were produced by Dan booth, Martin Robins, Vj Kaycee & Inferno. Sunburn Goa 2008 took place on 27–29 December at Candolim Beach Goa. The title sponsors of Sunburn Goa 2008 were Fly Kingfisher, Carlsberg and Force India.

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2007

2007 / Goa

In 2007, Nikhil Chinapa organized the first International Dance Music Festival in Goa, India. Sunburn Goa 2007 was sponsored by Smirnoff and took place on December 28–29 at Candolim Beach. In its first year Sunburn included performances from Carl Cox, Above & Beyond and Axwell as headline acts. Other acts included John 00 Fleming, Pete Gooding, DJ Pearl, Jalebee Cartel, Super 8 & Tab, held on two stages with DJ’s playing simultaneously. The festival was hosted by Nikhil Chinapa and Rohit Barker. The line-up announcement and early bird passes commenced during the end of October.

Sunburn arena

This is another property Sunburn came up with for the fans. Sunburn Arena was introduced in 2011. It’s a ONE day concert which we organize in different parts of our country.

We are honoured to present Arenas with world’s best artists like Armin Van Burren, Dash Berlin, Deadmau5, Swedish House Mafia, Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmaokers, Kygo, Martin Garrix, Dimitri Vegas Like Mike, KSHMR, Jai wolf and many more being a part of this astounding experience.

City Festival

Sunburn city festival is hosted in different cities in India. The line up includes top DJs of the world with supporting acts. It’s a one to two – day festival.This year it was held in Bangalore on 5th of October and on 6th and 7th it was held in Mumbai and Delhi simultaneously. The headliners included: Above & Beyond, Malaa, Yellow Claw, Kristian Nairn and Moksi.