DJ and producer Martin Garrix is taking to Dutch waterways to mark Cinco de Mayo for an hour-long particular for Perception TV.
The particular, which was filmed utilizing distant cameras in compliance with social distancing guidelines, will see Garrix performing an all-new set with unique tracks whereas cruising on board his specifically geared up Zeelander Z55 yacht round Holland’s lakes and surrounding waterways at sundown.
Lensed in 4K, the millennial-skewing particular will air on Could 5, which marks Cinco de Mayo within the U.S. and Mexico, Liberation Day in The Netherlands, Kids’s Day in South Korea, and Nationwide Instructor Day. The present will bow at 7 p.m. in all territories.
“Martin Garrix is giving his personal time to make this tv occasion doable,” stated Arun Maljaars, VP of content material and channels at Perception TV.
“Going past social media performances from his house, he determined to create an much more thrilling means for followers to flee from their locked-down lives and take a visible and musical journey with him,” stated Maljaars.
Garrix stated the particular fulfils a long-time ambition. “Particularly now, once I’m not capable of journey and do any exhibits, it appeared like the proper alternative to lastly do it,” stated the celebrated DJ, whose most well-known tracks embrace “Animals.”
“I hope that this set will convey happiness and a second of celebration for the fifth of Could since we’re not capable of rejoice collectively this 12 months,” stated Garrix.
So as to produce the particular below present social distancing restrictions, Perception TV labored with the Dutch firm Unhealthy Birds, which has entry to a community of helicopter, drone and boat-mounted cameras.
Garrix received two MTV European Music Awards in 2016, and has a social media following of 14 million Fb followers, 13 million YouTube subscribers and 17 million Instagram followers.