Sounds of Maldives is a friendly, nation based traditional music label set in the heart of Maldivian Traditional Music inclusive of modern trend with the aim of promoting the beautiful island world of Maldives through the medium of Music around the globe. Over the last three years, Bodu Beru and local musicians has established a unique atmosphere with their original music that has drawn musicians and singers from throughout the country and the tourists to be attracted with the talent and the style performed by these artists presenting the traditional entertainment of music on various occasions.
Sounds of Maldives will be a brand which promotes the destination using the culture and the talent of Maldivian entertainers and musicians. With the great success of SOUNDS OF MALDIVES 2011 events held in Male’ and Kuda Bandos with the famous artists Unoosha, Barchie, E.sa, The 5, Dj Vifak, Harubee, Mira and Umar. The 2012 edition has been planned to be held on the 8th of June 2012 (Friday) at Paradise Beach of the Mount Lavinia Hotel, Sri Lanka. This year’s event will feature popular artists including Ritte, Mummu, E.sa, Fasy, Unoosha, Barchie, 1 Knight Stand, The Void Arcadium, Furadhan and Varadhaana Beru.
Tickets for the event are available from Time Zone, Ramp and Baywatch Styl in Male’ and at Maldives Bliss, Hoalhuashi and Mount Lavinia Hotel in Sri Lanka. In addition, Special packages from Maldives to the event are available at Capital Travel, more info : firstname.lastname@example.org . Sounds of Maldives 2012 will be representing the biggest lineup of Maldivian artists ever out of Maldives on an event. SOM 2012 have been supported by Maldives Marketing & PR Corporation, www.maldives.net.mv , Nescafe’, STO, White Shades, Time Zone, Ramp, Baywatch Styl, Music World, Dhitv, MISC Magazine, Music World, Pop Joy, Mount Lavinia Hotel (Sri Lanka), Capital Travel and Dhiraagu.
The event is organized and managed by Highrise in association with Dhivehi Records, a record label established to support and develop the local artists and local music productions.