Taking over the iconic London Eye, Red Bull Music Academy presents “Revolutions in Sound”, the World’s first music festival in the sky. The event will see 30 capsules on the London Eye become individual gig spaces, presenting the capital’s signature sounds and home-grown talent for a one-night-only festival.
This event will feature a spread of acts from the past, present and future helping to cover the full spectrum of today’s UK music scene .
Showcasing their music talent on the night will be:
Professor Green, Skream & Benga ft Sgt Pokes, Metalheadz ft Goldie, MC Justyce, Ms Dynamite, Kano, Beardyman, Digital Soundboy Soundsystem [ShyFX, Breakage, B Traits, Donae'o, Stamina MC & Youngman], David Rodigan,FabricLive ft Hessle Audio [Pearson Sound, Ben UFO, Pangaea], Andrew Weatherall, Roller Express, Rob da Bank Presents: Sunday Best ft Scroobius Pip, Don Letts, YoYo ft Seb Chew, Leo G & Lil Silva, Deviation ft Benji B, The 2 Bears, Jackmaster B2B Deadboy, L-Vis 1990 B2B Bok Bok [Night Slugs], Channel One Soundsystem, Horse Meat Disco, Jess Mills ft DJ Zinc, Lunice, Afrikan Boy, RBMA Madrid ft XXXY & Doc Daneeka, Andreya Triana & Tanya Auclair, RBMA Allstars ft Space Dimension Controller B2B Braiden, Red Bull Studio presents Ben Westbeech, Roundhouse Studios, Soweto Kinch, Moshi Moshi ft D/R/U/G/S & Night Angles.
In addition to the 30 capsule gigs, the forecourt at the base of the London Eye will feature the first ever 6 channel “Silent Disco” with guests being able listen via headphones to 4 feeds from the capsules and 2 streams from DJ performances on ground level.
In what will be one of the EDF Energy London Eye’s most ambitious events to date, audio from each of the 30 gigs will be streamed live on the web. So, even if they are not lucky enough to be there, fans can tune in and take their pick of the action via www.redbull.co.uk/revolutionsinsound
For more information please go to www.redbullcontentpool.com/musicacademy
Crews are invited to attend the Red Bull Music Academy Festival at the London Eye Riverside Building County Hall Westminster Bridge Road
From 7pm till 10pm on Thursday 13th October 2011
B-ROLL FOOTAGE: B-roll footage is available free of charge and without copyright restriction. Footage contains:
- IV MUSIC ARTISTS
- IV RECORD LABELS
- IV CLUB NIGHT PROMOTERS
- GVS SILENT DISCO PARTY
- GVS LIVE CASPSULE PERFORMANCES
- GVS FESTIVAL EVENT
LOCAL ENDS FEED (UK BROADCASTERS):
BT LONDON: HD/PTC1
FRIDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2011
04:00 – 04:15 GMT (05:00 – 05:15 BST)
PTC Reference 221627 (vice 22162)
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