SINGAPORE – Prominent American DJ-producer Diplo and British DJ Christina Novelli, as well as home-grown electronic act Jasmine Sokko and rapper Yung Raja are set to headline Zouk Phuturescapes – a series of three interactive virtual parties that will be streamed globally at various times from May 29 to 31.
Zouk resident DJs LeNERD, Nash D and Che'Molly, as well as local DJs Koflow and Inquisitive will also be featured in the series, which is put together by home-grown clubbing stalwart Zouk and the Singapore Tourism Board (STB).
More acts will be announced for the line-up in the lead-up to the event.
Hosted by local rapper Shigga Shay and model-presenter Hanli Hoefer, the parties kick off at various times, across various time zones, over the three days: 11pm in the United States on May 29 (11am on May 30 Singapore time); followed by 10pm in Australia May 30 (8pm, Singapore time); and finally 5pm in the United Kingdom on May 31 (12am on June 1, Singapore time).
Participants can register for Zouk Phuturescape's Zoom stream – which has 1,000 slots- via this website. Only those aged 18 and above will be permitted to join in the virtual party.
Phuturescapes will have elements like Augmented Reality (AR) filters on Instagram – including an avatar of Diplo against a 3D virtual background of Gardens by the Bay – as well as other virtual backgrounds of various recognisable tourism icons that participants can use during the Zoom party.
"Moderators will also use Zoom functions such as 'Poll' for contest giveaways, and 'Spotlight' to feature selected audience members grooving to the beat," said a joint press statement from STB and Zouk on May 22.
The line-up includes several acts who are no strangers to livestreams in a time of Covid-19, when the global nightlife sceRead More – Source