Seventh Edition of the G-Shock Bangalore Open Air for Rock Music Lovers

Rock and heavy metal enthusiasts from all over Asia gear up for one of the most anticipated music festivals of the year in Bangalore

June 28, 2018

Bangalore, 28th June,2018: Friends, rockers and heavy metal maniacs – Tune in and turn up the volume to the max! There’s a storm brewing over the horizon and it is set to sweep music lovers off their feet in a deluge of power chords and ear-shattering vocals.

G Shock-Bangalore Open Air has long been one of the most anticipated music festivals in the country and this year is no different. In fact, the festival plan to up the ante to give rock and metal lovers from all over a festival experience they will never forget.

The 7th edition of the festival is all set to take place on July 7th, 2018 amid lush, green spaces and wide-open skies, perfectly complementing the hard and heavy music on offer. Festival goers can also indulge in some fine food and beverage, a plethora of fascinating music-related stalls and other captivating events leading up to the main festival.

This year G-Shock Bangalore Open Air will feature one of its most diverse line-ups with American thrash legends Overkill headlining the event followed by New York death metal stalwarts Immolation, post-rock luminaries Alcest, India’s very own old-school metal veterans Kryptos, Middle Eastern heavyweights Nervecell and Bangalore’s prog metal crew Eccentric Pendulum rounding up the billing.

The festival has also roped in some of the biggest names in the sponsorship game in order to give the audience bang for their buck. Festival attendees can certainly look forward to a day of top-notch music that caters to a wide range of music tastes, ultimately ensuring that there’s something for everyone.

And with rock lovers flying in from all over the world and tickets selling at an increasingly rapid pace as the festival draws closer, this promises to be one of the most memorable musical events of the year.

So, if you’re looking for a festival that brings people together from all walks of life to celebrate the power of rock and heavy metal then there can be no better place to be than G-Shock Bangalore Open Air 2018.

Come on down this July 7th and make it a night you’ll never forget.

Date: July 7th, 2018
Venue: Aadya Farms: Yelahanka, Leisure Park, Ramagondanahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560064, India
Time: 1 pm onwards

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About G-Shock Bangalore Open Air

G-Shock Bangalore Open Air is the foremost rock music festival in India, showcasing the best of best when it comes to local and foreign music talent. Powered by the largest metal festival in the world, Wacken Open Air from Germany, the festival ensures that rock music lovers are treated to a musical experience of truly international standards.

With thousands of music lovers flocking to the festival year on year, G-Shock Bangalore Open Air will complete its 6th year in existence in 2018 as it grows from strength to strength. The festival has already brought down some of the most famous artists in rock and metal history like Kreator, Iced Earth, Napalm Death, Dark Tranquillity, Vader, Ihsahn, Animals As Leaders, Destruction and much more.

Firmly committed to providing a quality festival experience to all festival goers, Bangalore Open Air has garnered a reputation for bringing the most reputed artists in the global rock music scene right to India’s doorstep.

The festival’s long-standing partnership with G-Shock has also ensured that the event is as spectacular as it sounds, leaving concert goers wanting more.

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For further information, please contact:
PPR South Asia
Prakriti Singh | | +91 9811317976
Ishita Roychaudhury | | +91 9971036862