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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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