India Music Week (16-20 Nov) To Take Place In Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore
It’s the season for music festivals and we just got a massive one! The organisers of India Music Week have announced the full line-up for their three-city, multiple venue event that takes place from the 16th to the 20th of November in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. Featuring over 40 acts, the festival line-up combines a […]
The organisers of India Music Week have announced the full line-up for their three-city, multiple venue event that takes place from the 16th to the 20th of November in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore.
Featuring over 40 acts, the festival line-up combines a mix of big name Indian indie talent and an eclectic collection of European jazz/electronica acts. In addition to the performances the festival’s inaugural edition will also include a two day music conference at Delhi’s Eros Hotel.
While the line-up includes some of the biggest names in Indian indie – The Raghu Dixit Project, Soulmate, Thermal And A Quarter, Motherjane, Ska Vengers, Menwhopause, KK and Parikrama top the bill – the festival will also feature performances from French Reunion Island chanteuse Stephanie Thazar, German electronica trio Jahcoozi, Norwegian electro-soul producer Mathias StubÃ¸, German swing band BuJazzO and Norwegian eclectic pop duo Mari & Stein.
The festival also features some interesting Indian-tinged electronica from acts like Sattyananda Electro-Classical, Hamza & Lateef, Hari & Sukhmani, Shantam as well as some of Indian electronica’s most famous beat junkies like Teddy Boy Kill, Ma Faiza, Arjun Vagale & Ashvin (Jalebee Cartel) and B.L.O.T.
As the winter chill sets in and festival season begins across India, India Music Week’s eclectic set of acts is the perfect appetiser for what promises to be an exciting season of live music.
For a detailed schedule with dates, venue details and acts, go to India Music Week’s Facebook page