Goa Rhythm & Blues Music Festival To Make Its Debut Next Month
The two-day event will be held at Fort Aguada, Goa on October 30th and 31st and feature Indian and global jazz, soul and blues actsNews & Updates September 16, 2015
Following the success of the Kasauli Rhythm and Blues Fest, Genesis Foundation is now hosting the first edition of the Goa Rhythm & Blues Music Festival on October 30th and 31st. The two-day outdoor event will take place in the sprawling Bay View Lawns at Taj-Fort Aguada, and feature artists such as Shillong-based blues band Soulmate, and German rockers The Doors of Perception, a tribute band dedicated to reviving the music of The Doors, among others.
Says Nanni Singh, events head of Genesis Foundation, “The Kasauli festival receives a good footfall every year, so we are hoping for a good response to this festival too.”
Apart from treating attendees to genres like soul, jazz, R&B, sufi and fusion, The Goa Rhythm and Blues Fest will also raise funds to sponsor medical treatment of underprivileged cancer patients that are supported by Genesis Foundation. The non-profit organization helps critically ill, underprivileged and orphan children in the areas of cancer, cardiac disorder, post organ transplant, thalassemia and extreme deformities.
Lineup for the first edition of the Goa Rhythm and Blues Fest:
Day 1- Oct 30th
The Aviv Pereira Project feat. Spencer maybe Pearce
The Divine Raaga
Day 2 – Oct 31st
Ministry of Blues
The Doors of Perception
Click here for more details about the Goa Rhythm and Blues Festival.