Today’s Media Capsule features an interview with an Austrian-Indian band called Yoga Logik, a new music festival in Goa and some news about the World Sufi Spirit Festival.
We’re not the only people who cover the Indian music scene, you know. The Media Capsule is a roundup of some of the stories about Indian music being covered in the press.
Pune Mirror, February 6
The Pune Mirror interview Yoga Logik, a band that consists of four Austrians and two Indian musicians from Pune.
Sand, soccer and music at Barefoot fest!
DNA Mumbai, February 6
Goa’s newest music festival, the Barefoot Festival, will see performances by a whole lot of electronica artists, including British DJ Sasha, along with a lot of beach football.
Songs for Midnight’s Children
The Indian Express, February 6
The Indian Express speak to Samidha Joglekar, a Canada-based musician and singer who has featured on the soundtrack for Deepa Mehta’s film adaptation of Midnight’s Children.
Kabul band to rock World Sufi Spirit Festival
Times of India, February 5
The World Sufi Spirit Festival will be held in Jodhpur from February 22 onwards and will see a number of performers from places like Egypt, Turkey, France, Pakistan, Paris, Mongolia, Afghanistan and India.
Priyanka Chopra’s music video goes viral
Hindustan Times, February 5
Priyanka Chopra will visit Canada to promote her new song ‘In My City’.
That’s all the news for today. Check back tomorrow for your dose of the Media Capsule.