4th North East Indigenous Music Festival at Dimapur on October 7, Jambili and Ragamuffins to Perform in Main Event


From our Correspondent; Guwahati, Oct 4: Music lovers have a treat in store as the stage is all set for the 4th edition of the Indigenous Music Fest.

The main event on 7th October will see a very strong line up at IMC Hall, Dimapur from 5.30 pm featuring eight renowned artistes and bands from the region. They are: Summersalt – a folk fusion band from Meghalaya who has been featured in the Bollywood film Rock On 2, Jambili – a folk fusion band from Assam, Imphal Talkies – a six member folk rock band from Manipur, Atso Chasie : who is a first prize winner at National Classical Guitar Competition ‘AXE POWER 2013’ who will be performing with Choseo Tetseo, Ragamuffins: a folk fusion band from Assam, Jano Nyeka from Nagaland, who’s own original song ‘Aahoh’ won the award for the Best Folk Fusion at India’s Indie Awards, the Radio City FM Freedom Awards 2017, Vania Chawang & The Band from Dimapur and Abiogenesis – the folk fusion band from Nagaland, which is the only band in Nagaland to have received the Governors award for distinction in folk fusion music. Sholo Thong, the frontman of Gluttones will be the host .

On the first day, 6th October, a workshop and interaction for the North East Artistes will be held from 2:00 p.m. at Abiogenesis Centre, Nuton Bosti. Dressed rehearsals will be held at IMC Hall in the evening.

The festival is organized by Abiogenesis Society with sponsorship from North East Council, Ministry of DoNER, Shillong.

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