The organizers of Future Music Festival Asia (FMFA), Future Entertainment Australia and Livescape Asia Sdn. Bhd. announced its full line-up for the massive festival that is set to take place at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC) from 15 – 16 March this year. The festival this year is also one of the most diverse to date with a mash of musical genres that would cater to all types of music fans.
The epic festival, dubbed to be the largest music festival in the region and set to become one of the most expensive music productions ever to be held in the country, will for the first time, see the introduction of legendary HipHop acts which will feature the likes of Naughty by Nature, who will be presenting the 20th Anniversary of HipHop Hooray, and De La Soul. The other international act confirmed is English electronic band, Ladytron (DJ set).
The other international acts confirmed for the festival include, world-renowned Dutch DJ Sidney Samson, Grammy Award nominee and trance superstar producer, Andy Moor, and the pride of Asia, Angger Dimmas who has been picked up by the likes of Tiesto and Steve Aoki. With the organizers also keen to add an Asian element into the award-winning music festival, a host of regional and local acts have also been handpicked to showcase their talents on Day 2 of the Future Music Festival Asia which will be held on March 16.
Among those include, Sixteen (Indonesia) who is also one of Indonesia’s most promising new talent, DJ Stas (Singapore) and DJ Bento (Japan). Also announced were the local heroes which include some of the country’s top music talents including Malaysia’s top DJ duo, Goldfish & Blink, the country’s king of HipHop, Joe Flizzow, alternative rock band, Kyoto Protocol, iconic electro duo, LapSap, purveyors of indie music, They Will Kill Us All, and a host of other up and coming acts such as Brains & The Eye (B.A.T.E), H3 featuring Arabyrd, Dangerdisko, Eva T, Deer Society, Darren Ashley, Bud Culture, OMP DJs, Mr. Fluff, Twilight Action Girl, Mister Ariffin, FONO, DJ Fuzz, Jakeman & Skeletor, Nadira, Johan Nasir, Mr. Nasty and GuruGuru.
“As the Future Music Festival Asia name suggests, both Future Entertainment Australia and we at Livescape really wanted to ensure that the Asian element is brought into equation and for the regional and local talents to have the opportunity to showcase their music on an international platform. We have some extremely talented musicians here and we think that they really deserve to be heard and hopefully, FMFA will allow them to do just that”, Adam Matthews, Director of Livescape Asia Sdn. Bhd. says.
For more information or to purchase tickets, logon to www.futuremusicfestival.asia or www.facebook.com/futuremusicasia. Visit also www.astateoftrance.com for details on Armin Van Buuren’s ‘A State of Trance 600: The Expedition World Tour’. For special VIP packages or enquiries, contact Livescape Asia at firstname.lastname@example.org (email) or +60.3.7773.6272 (office hours only, 9.00AM – 5.00PM).