Today, we learn that Spanish DJ Henry Saiz is to tour India, Shillong hosts a piano concerto for charity, and a FLUID night at a Mumbai’s Mangiamo.
There’s a lot happening in the world of Indian indie music and culture every day. Here’s our pick of the daily news, served up in one handy spot. This is your Quick Fix.
Henry Saiz India tour announced
Spanish DJ/producer Henry Saiz (pictured outside) is set to tour India next month, and will perform in three cities. His three latest EPs, Artificial Paradises, Madre Noche and The Rider were released through British record label Renaissance Recordings and Saiz soon started up his own label, Natura Sonoris, which bagged DJ Mag’s award for Best Label in 2011. Saiz’s debut studio album, Reality is for Those Who Are Not Strong Enough to Confront Their Dreams, dropped a couple of months ago and the producer has been touring to promote it, and has also been developing a formidable live show. His India tour sees him visit Chennai, Bangalore and Mumbai in early September, check out dates and a poster below.
September 6 – Pasha, Chennai
September 7 – Pebble, Bangalore
September 8 – Blue Frog, Mumbai
Harmony Of Hope, Shillong, announced
Disability and development organisation CBM and Shillong organisation Bethany Society have organised Harmony Of Hope, a concert by Italia pianist and composer Cesare Picco. The event will also feature performances by The Aroha Choir, Bethany Choir and folk fusion act Na Rympei, all from Shillong. Harmony Of Hope takes place on September 2 from 4.00pm to 6.00pm at St. Anthony’s College Auditorium, Shillong and all funds collected from the concert will aid the education of disabled children. Donor passes are proced at Rs 10,000 for two (includes front row seats and dinner with the musicians), Rs 5,000 for one (includes front row seats and dinner with the musicians) and Rs 1,000 for a regular pass. Find more details on buying passes here.
FLUID @ Mangiamo announced
Mumbai venue Mangiamo recently opened itself to music events. Next up on their roster is FLUID, a night of drum n’ bass and glitch hop which takes place on August 30. On the lineup are funk DJ Uri and drum n’ bass producer OX7GEN. The party kicks off at 10.00pm, and entry is free. Check out a poster below.
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