Silent Noise: Goa's iconic headphone party comes to Mumbai
Tonight, December 16, Mumbai will play host to a Silent Noise party at Mehboob Studios, Bandra's active filming location just off the Sea Link.
These massive, versatile studios have opened up to regular Mumbaikars in the last year, serving as the venue for Anish Kapoor's memorable art exhibition, the popular monthly "Live From The Console" music sessions at the studio's recording theater, the setting for Mumbai's first walk-in literary fest and Kiehl's warehouse-style launch party, to name a few.
And now Mehboob will also be the venue for a Silent Noise party -- an outdoor, noise-less dance fest that was first popularized in India in Goa, with revelers connected to their DJ of choice via headphones.
On the decks this Friday are DJs Nasha, Justin Mason and Dan Booth.
Goa shares with Mumbai an annoying noise pollution law that requires all open-air venues to shut down by 10:30 p.m., and clubs outside five-star hotels by 1:30 a.m. This party is a creative solution with a lighter environmental impact.
Smirnoff I Choose Party, December 16, 8:30 p.m. at Mehboob Studios, Bandra; ichoose.smirnoff.co.in
Last year CNNGo contributor Rayna Jhaveri kept a diary at Goa's Silent Noise bash. Click the link below for an idea of what to expect.
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