This year has spawned all kinds of creative ways to get live music across in our pandemic times. Now, HUGEL sets off to top it all and raise the bar to a whole new level of virtual live experience. On the occasion of his birthday on December 4th, HUGEL invites the world to join him for the first interactive concert experience by a DJ in a virtual world.
Fans are invited to use the YABAL App and celebrate live with HUGEL on the virtual festival ground. Participants can already check out the space right now, collect HUGEL points and dress their avatar in exclusive HUGEL merch skin. Tickets for this virtual app experience are free but very limited, so be sure to save your spot! The entire show will also be broadcasted live on HUGEL’s YouTube channel. Making the day even more special, HUGEL will also release his new single “Can't Love Myself“ (feat. Mishaal & LPW) on December 4 th.
HUGEL’s Virtual Concert Birthday Bash is created and produced by Granola Studios in Babelsberg’s fx.center in Potsdam, where the DJ & producer will be performing dressed in a motion cap outfit.
Multi gold and platinum certified DJ & Producer HUGEL has made a name for himself in the music industry since breaking through with “I Believe I’m Fine“ alongside Robin Schulz in 2017, boasting a total of 760 million worldwide streams and 5 million monthly listeners on Spotify thanks to his hits such as “WTF”, “I Believe I’m Fine” or his famous remix of “Bella Ciao” (official German summer hit 2018). HUGEL does not only deliver radio and single chart breakers but also has a deep passion for house & tech house. His multifaceted approach yielded him collaborations and remixes with top billboard artists such as Charlie Puth, J Balvin and Sigala, his energetic live performances have lit up some of the biggest festivals in the world including the mainstages at Tomorrowland and Parookaville.
About Granola Studios:
Granola Studios is a technology company on the mission to unite fans and artists in a virtual immersive and interactive environment. Real artists control their 3D-animated avatar in real-time using cutting edge motion capture and broadcasting technology while they perform a live show at a specific date and time. Fans can attend the live concert experience with their own avatar in Granola’s multiplayer music festival world “Yabal” (yabal.io) or by watching it on social media.