Int'l artists to feature Vietnam FAME festival

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A special festival of FAME - Fashion, Arts, Music & Entertainment will take place in Ho Chi Minh City's Binh An Village from 4 p.m. on December 10 to 4 a.m. on December 11 to celebrate the 4th year anniversary of dOSe in Vietnam.

dOSe is a series of music dance party in Asia founded by pioneer artists from Tokyo, Manila, Bangkok, Hong Kong, HCMC, Manchester to Frankfurt.

The festival will feature live performances of an alliance of international and local DJ's, musicians, artists and like-minded people, screening of short films, fashion shows, photo exhibitions and even a barbeque.

The artists are Quantic (UK), DJ Peanuts (France), Jan Hagenkoetter (Germany), DJ Drew (Romania), Jordan Howard (USA), Everyone's a DJ (Vietnam), Scrambled Edge (Philippines), DJ Slide (Thailand), and Vietnamese vocalist Thao Trang, winner of Vietnam Idol 2009.

Guest artists, including Alicia Billon (Video Graphics Spain), Saigon Tattoo, designer Linda Mai Phung, and Canadian photographer Fred Wissink will also participate in the event.

A press release from the organizers says Quantic is "one of UK's most talented and prolific artists in the world of alternative dance music. Their music is a combination of jazz sensibility with future dance floor orientated grooves, deep funk, tough drums and tropical rhythms, presenting "live tropical dub experience."

Quantic is known for his solo albums, The 5th Exotic, Apricot Morning and Mishaps Happening, as well as his work with live bands and perennial festival favorites, the Quantic Soul Orchestra.

Tickets, priced from VND100,000 to VND150,000, are available at Binh An Village, 1163 Xo Viet Nghe Tinh St., Binh Quoi Ward, Binh Thanh Dist., HCMC.

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