100 Pipers & VH1 present ‘Sound Nation’ Prem Gupta April 16, 2014 FS News, Local The international music channel announces brand new festival, spreads local talent awareness. Get ready to experience the best of our homegrown brilliance as VH1 curates a special festival cum awards ceremony spread across 6 cities in order to promote top notch Indian talent – musicians, DJ’s – you name it! Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata,Pune & Hyderabad will stage this massive extravaganza – laid out over two weekends. The festival will also stage an Awards ceremony on it’s conclusion. This is just about what we need in a country which is arguably plagued by international preferences which, as a result, causes a lot of decent local talent to go unnoticed. The current billing for the festival includes a wide spectrum of artists – Indus Creed, Midival Punditz, Dualist Inquiry, Arjun Vagale, Sound Avtar, Parikrama, Lost Stories, Bombay Bassment, Nucleya & Soulmate & many more acts still stand unannounced. The first weekend of the festival will be held from the 2nd of May – 3rd. And the second section is spread out over 3 days between 8th – 11th May. Be sure not to miss this. Stay tuned to The Sherp for more.