In its search for its India’s best bands, Sennheiser Top 50 season 2 conducted a much talked about Grand Finale at the Hard Rock Cafe, Worli, Mumbai. The event saw presence from the stalwarts of the music industry and Parvaaz came out as the winner of the season 2 as the night ended with an act by the season 1 winners – The Local Train. The face off of the bands was graced and judged by the talented jury – Papon, Uday Benegal and Ashish Manchanda.
Parvaaz came out as the winner amongst 366 bands who had registered for the second edition of the contest. They expressed their excitement saying, “This is dream come true! We still can’t digest it. From the very beginning, the experience has been nothing less than amazing! Sennheiser is known for its perfect sound and to be associated with them is an artist’s dream. They have not just given us a platform but an experience of a lifetime with stalwarts like Shankar – Ehsaan – Loy, Papon, Raghu Dixit, Ashish Manchanda and Uday Benegal appreciating our music. We are looking forward to the doors that Sennheiser has helped us unlock and are ready to go at it with full force!“
Commenting on the success of season 2, Mr. Vipin Pungalia, Director, Sennheiser Professional segment said, “I am extremely excited and ecstatic in looking at what we have been able to achieve with season 2. We wanted to go a notch higher with Season 2 and bring glory to our Pursuit of Perfect Sound by giving talented artists a platform to prove their mettle, and today I believe we have achieved that. The immense talent that we have witnessed in this journey is a testimony to the fact that India has a plethora of talent across the country waiting for the right platform and opportunity to prove themselves. From 366 bands to now the Top 3, the journey has been exciting and eventful! And I would like to thank our jury and sponsors for making this journey and Sennheiser Top 50 season 2 possible. I would also like to congratulate the winners and welcome the bands to be a part of the wonderful Sennheiser family. “
With the scale being grand this year, Parvaaz took home a Trophy, evolution wireless 500 G3 vocal microphones and HD 280 Pro for the band, 2 Year endorsement deal with Sennheiser which will give them access to Sennheiser gear, opportunity to perform at an acclaimed music festival and be the face of Sennheiser for the next two years across catalogs & brandings
Commenting on their jouney with Sennheiser Top50 Season 2, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, renowned composer and singer trio, said, “The journey has been enriching with a lot to learn from these young and emerging musicians. Their unique compositions were inspiring! It is amazing to see the kind of talent season has pulled in. Hats off to Sennheiser for that! We are happy to be a part of this endeavour to find India’s best bands and wish all the bands the best in their future endeavour.“
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