Jason Derulo to headline Time Out 72, the newest music festival in Goa

All devout music enthusiasts searching for an inclusive music festival as a year end calendar event will unite this winter, aiming to transform the shores of North Goa into a dance floor! This December Goa’s beach event Time Out 72 is going to set temperatures soaring with an amalgamation of some of artists uniting on one stage to dole out pulsating beats that will transport music enthusiasts into a world of music and dance. Conceptualised and produced by Waterlemon Events LLP and Sudarshan Entertainment World, the festival will be privy to 3 days of a multiplicity of music genres at Goa’s music destination Vagator from the 27th to the 29th of December 2017.


Time Out 72 aspires to give music lovers an electrifying experience capturing hand-picked talent and live experiences from across the globe. The festival will witness a galaxy of homegrown and international artists performing live under one single roof to deliver an EDM experience.

Headlining the festival on Day 1 will be multi-platinum recording artist Jason Derulo, whose newly release single “If I’m Lucky” is climbing the U.S. charts and his Caribbean flavoured club banger  'Swalla' with Nicki Minaj, has been on everyone's summer playlists before climbing to the UK Top 10 and Billboard 200 charts. His debut performance promises to showcase “If I’m Lucky” along with some of his biggest chart-toppers such as 'Wiggle', 'Talk Dirty', 'In My Head' and, 'Whatcha Say.' 

Headlining the festival on Day 3 will be one of the most pioneering names from the dance music fraternity who's taking the world by storm, #1 DJ in DJ Mag Top 100, 21 year old Martin Garixx, who has professed his love for India on numerous occasions. The Dutch DJ is best known for hits as "Animals”, ‘’Don’t Look Down’’ with Usher, ‘’In The Name Of Love’’ with Bebe Rexha and most recently his collaborations with Dua Lipa and Troye Sivan. This summer Garrix performed all over the world including Coachella, Lollapalooza and his two residencies in Ibiza at Hï and Ushuaïa. He has also ventured into the fashion world by becoming the face of Armani Exchange alongside Cara Delevigne.

The debut edition will feature a stage curated by, EA Events. EA Events provides dance music enthusiasts from across the globe with night outs and concept based concerts and events. EA Events owns IP’s like Don’t Let Daddy Know & Kingsland Festival.

Addressing the official announcement of the festival, Vaishal Shah, Founder, Time Out 72 states, said “The line-up that we have revealed is just a glimpse of what is yet to come. We are sure that the entire line up will make Time Out 72 one of the most prolific music festivals in the country. At Time Out 72 no detail will be spared ensuring every festival-goer feels that their experience was unique and their money well spent. The festival goers are in for a visual and acoustic treat with the line-up’s having some world-class names that will breathe life into India’s music scene. We are sure that the line up coupled with tremendous scale and grandiose of the event will leave everyone asking for more”

Adding on Mr. Aayush Mehta, Co-Founder, Time Out 72 elaborates, “We sincerely thank the Government of Goa for having faith in our maiden endeavour of providing serious music lovers a destination to experience a blend of popular and underground music. With this long term unique collaboration with the Government of Goa, we will work towards establishing Goa as the ultimate music destination on the global music map. Through this particular event we are all set to provide unparalleled scale and grandiose that will redefine live events in India. The festival encompassing of multiple activities and a constellation of varied artists will keep festivalgoers entertained throughout the 3 days.”

Jason Derulo states, “Namaste India. I have heard phenomenal stories about the music, movies, culture and people of the country and I’m extremely excited to be performing at Time Out 72. I’m definitely looking forward to exploring the country on this visit as well as meeting all my fans, up close and personal this December apart from tasting some Indian food and doing some local sightseeing.”

Martin Garrix states, “India, I’m very excited to return to your beautiful country. This time it will be extra special since I will be returning to Goa. I missed this place ever since my last show there and can’t wait to go back!”

Alex Hes and Essam Jansen, Founders, EA Events state, “India is one of the top 10 countries that is zealous about dance music. We found an ideal collaborator in Time Out 72 that shares our enterprise and hence we will be debuting in the Indian festival industry through collaboration with them.”

Adding a dash of international experience at the festival will be art installations, international emcees, flea markets, solar powered stalls, adventure zones, grafitti panels painted through the festival, chill-zones with the world cuisine. The festival will cater to an assortment of sounds such as pop, rock, indie, live and dance and will feature 3 stages apart from multiple after parties.

This event will also put emphasis on security for women and zero tolerance towards banned substances. Specialized teams will be trained to monitor the festival and will work closely with local authorities to ensure that all festival goers indulge in safe and legal revelry.

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