With the 13th edition of Submerge’s Goa-based sundown sessions edging closer, The Sherp tells you why this sunset extravaganza is unlike any other
Leave all your worries behind, and come dance your days away with Submerge on the beautiful beaches of Goa with wind in your hair, sand in your feet, and the music in your soul. Here’s why the Submerge Sundown Sessions stand out as your perfect beach party:
1. Handpicked Artistes
Featuring a sleuth of the best talents from the country. the musical prowess on display here is pretty overwhelming. The local scene’s most talked about contingents – Praveen Achary, Orbs & Zen, Browncoat and many others will provide non-stop pleasure for the ears.
2. The History Behind The Submerge Sundown Sessions
These iconic beach sessions have been permanently etched in the history of dance music in India. More recently part of the massive Submerge Goa Project, the first edition of these sunset parties was put together almost 13 years ago by Nikhil Chinapa and Pearl Miglani, as they played to an audience consisting of 11 Malaysian students. Since then, these sessions have become a primary part of Goa’s end-of-the-year musical calendar.
3. You Can Hang With The Submerge Crew
The super cool folks from Submerge are going to be around every nook and corner of the venue. Try to extract some festival/artiste gossip off them while you’re at it.
4. A New Surfing Venue
The Submerge Sundown Sessions has moved out of it’s Zanzibar home in Baga, and will now take place the magnificent Baxter’s at Arambol. With a Boutique Bazaar as well as Surfing shacks around to keep you busy, this new venue is certainly a highlight.
5. Let The Sand Creep Between Your Toes And Relax
Pick a shack, unwind, and watch the sun set over the magnificent horizon with a special Haagen Dazs infused cocktail in your hand. This is perfection.
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