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JVG virtual concert receives the Grand Prix at the Grand One Awards!

2020 was a year when Finland together with the whole world made a huge digital leap. With innovative thinking and digitalisation, when doors close, new doors also open. Luckily digitalisation doesn’t only mean technological solutions, but also new ways to bring joy, light and hope even in tough spots. With the JVG Virtual Gig, the people of Finland could spend the celebration of spring in their homes despite all COVID-19 restrictions. "The virtual concert helped to make May Day celebrations safe in Helsinki and the concert recording and media around it reached half a billion people. We are very happy about this recognition", says Miikka Rosendahl, CEO & Founder of Zoan. We want to thank JVG, The City of Helsinki,...
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Rock festivals are an endangered tradition – computer games are the new generation experience

Fast-food chains and sports brands offer sponsored activities inside the games, and fashion brands are creating their own avatars and virtual collections, shares Laura Olin. “Oh, how I miss the gigs in Kerubi. The best part was always when it was super crowded, everyone was sweating and the atmosphere was amazing”, my friend from Joensuu started reminiscing during our winter vacation in Northern Karelia. “I know, right? I just wish I’d be in a music festival”, I sighed once again, who knows how many times I had already done that after the pandemic started. Many of us who represent generation X are missing music, gigs, and festivals during these times. Even the sweat and the crowd in the front row....
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