Live Viacom18’s MTV Indies Xtreme 2015 to feature Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Entertainment | September 28, 2015 | News
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After the success of MTV Xtreme 2014 headlined by Megadeth, Live Viacom18 is all set to host Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators at the MTV Indies Xtreme 2015. The rock music and adventure sport festival will be held at Mumbai (Nov 7) and Bangalore (Nov 14). Tickets for the event managed by the experiential events division of Viacom18 in association with MTV Indies, is available from Sept 25.
The band on their debut India tour features Slash, formerly of Guns N Roses, Velvet Revolver, and Slash’s Snakepit, along with lead vocalist Myles Kennedy, Todd Kerns on Bass & Vocals, Brent Fitz on the drums, and Frank Sidoris on vocals & guitar. The band will be promoting their new album “World on Fire”, which will be released in India in October via Sony Music.
Speaking about the tour, Slash said; “I'm really looking forward to taking our World On Fire tour to India for the first time ever at MTV Indie Xtreme.”
Jaideep Singh, Sr. Vice President and Business Head – LIVE Viacom18 spoke about curating the power packed event - “The first edition of this festival met with a very good response as for “the first time” we showcased a platform that uniquely combines good old rock music and adventure sports which worked well with younger audiences. The success of our last year’s initiative has propelled us to bring alive yet another season of exhilarating performances guaranteed to excite and enthrall audiences. With our philosophy being to provide life changing high decibel experiences, we have now created a captivating experience that will be a sensory blast for all rock music and sport enthusiasts. First year with Megadeth and now with the debut tour of all time rock legend- Slash, MTV Indies Xtreme enter in to a new phase and it will only going get bigger from here on”
The cult rock band will make its India debut at Mumbai and Bangalore in November.