04/04/2013 | by Tom Copsey
The Euro X Games will descend on Tignes, France once again from March 20-22, and Skullcandy will be in charge of getting your booty shaking. Check out how they’ll be taking over the sound…
Skullcandy’s vision and identity was born on snowy chairlifts and is proud to return to support the world’s best freestylers at this year’s European Winter X Games.
Skullcandy will showcase the best music the continent has to offer, bringing the coolest acts to the X Stage, Skullcandy tent in the X village and all X games after parties, including the opening night of the Backyard sessions.
Highlights from the Skullcandy sponsored X Stage include: • 20th March 17.45. X Stage // LEMAITRE Norwegian indie-electronic duo Lemaitre, whose current single Continuum was recently premiered on BBC Radio 1 as Zane Lowe’s Next Hype track. https://soundcloud.com/serious-url
• 21st March 17.45. X Stage // URBAN CONE Swedish electro pop heroes Urban Cone, hyped by key taste-maker blogs such as The Burning Ear and EarMilk. https://soundcloud.com/urbancone
• 22nd March 17.45. X Stage // CLUB CHEVAL French House/ Techno pioneers Club Cheval, who have remixed the likes of Nero, Rihanna and Vitalic as well as dropping mixtapes for Mishka, Triple J (AUS) and Radio 1’s Rob Da Bank. https:// soundcloud.com/canblaster
Skullcandy will be programming the best X Games after parties in the 3 Valleys at Blue Girl and the Opening Night of the Backyard Music Sessions at Club Le Melting.
• 20th – 22nd March. X Games After Party at Blue Girl // DJ BLACKKENPOUPERZ, DJ SHARKY AND GLEN (20th & 21st), CLUB CHEVAL (22nd). Allow Skullcandy to warm up those frozen toes and bruised elbows at Blue Girl with the best Electro, Grime, House and Techno vibes till late.
• 20th March. Club Le Melting // ONRA. Expect the usual mayhem as Skullcandy takes over Club Le Melting for the opening night of the Backyard Music Sessions, featuring beatmaker extraordinaire and previous Skullcandy collaborator Onra (All City / Fools Gold).
Remember to check www.skullcandy.com on 22nd, 23rd and 24th March for daily episodes of behind the scenes action, interviews and all the madness from the Skullcandy X Games after parties. Also be sure to drop in to the Skullcandy Marquee to session the latest Skullcandy products, meet Skullcandy athletes, musicians and DJ’s and hang with the crew.
Check out the full European Winter X Games event programme here: www.xgames-tignes.com/index.php/fr/programme
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