Event 

AMARRASS DESERT MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012
Title:
AMARRASS DESERT MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012
When:
01.12.2012 - 02.12.2012 
Where:
Zorba - New Delhi
Category:
Desert Music Festival

Description

AMARRASS DESERT MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012, December 1 and 2, New Delhi, INDIA

Save the date for this year's edition of the Amarrass Desert Music Festival! The first weekend of December will see a stellar line-up of world-class musicians come together in Delhi for two days of fabulous music celebrating the rich cultural heritage of the desert regions of the world. Also presenting 'Showcases' with up-and-coming artists.

General Admission Invites = standing/lawn seating (mats/durries available at venue)
VIP Invites seats with premium viewing locations for the show

This year's award-winning international and Indian artists include:

Bombino (Niger) - "The Hendrix of Niger"
Sakar Khan (Rajasthan, India) - Padma Shri awardee - "The grandmaster of the Manganiyars"
Baba Zula (Turkey) - psychedelic folk rock from Istanbul
Barmer Boys (Rajasthan, India) - the next generation of world-class folk from India
The Siddis from Kutch (Gujarat, India) - trance-like grooves, the direct link between India and Africa
GFD (Rajasthan, India) - Ghewar, Firoze and Dara
Dischordian (Mumbai/Goa, India) - minimalistic melancholy songs and sinister ballads
I-Adra: Gwyneth Glyn (Wales), Tauseef Akhtar (Mumbai) and group - folk guitar meets ghazal
Tritha Electric - Hindustani trip-hop, ethno-grunge - a Indo-French collab
Harpreet - Classically trained vocalist and guitarist, sings in Punjabi and Hindi
Alan Rego - guitarist and mouth organ player, compositions for children
The Blue Infinity - Dreamy acoustic sounds for meditation - ancient avant-garde music
Rock Veda - progressive fusion from Kabul and his band

Over 14 hours of music over two days!!! 50 artists, 12 bands, music spanning 4 continents. Gates open at 2pm. Music from 2:30pm - 10pm daily.

Instrument "petting zoo", workshops, kiosks and instrument exhibits.......
Full service food, beverages, liquor/beer/wine on-site at the venue.........

NOTE: FREE admission for children under the age of 12 (must be accompanied by an adult)

The Venue: ZORBA (next to Vista Hotel, near to Sultanpur Metro Station), 166 Mehrauli Gurgaon Road, New Delhi. Get familiar with the venue, watch a two minute video clip here

Ride the METRO to Sultanpur Metro Station, a two minute walk to the venue... save time, money and the environment...Valet parking is also available at the venue, or park at the locations highlighted in the map below.

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Festival preview in Rolling Stone India , NH7 - Indiecision, TheWildCity, HTBrunch, Hindustan Times

TWO DAY SCHEDULE

Day 1 - December 1, 2012
2:30pm - ALAN REGO 
2:45pm - HARPREET 
3:15pm - I-ADRA
4:15pm - ROCK VEDA
4:30pm - BARMER BOYS (special set) 
5:00pm - SAKAR KHAN 
6:00pm - SIDIS 
6:45pm - BABA ZULA 
8:30pm - BOMBINO 

Day 2 - December 2, 2012
2:00pm - ALAN REGO 
2:15pm - THE BLUE INFINITY
2:45pm - TRITHA ELECTRIC
3:30pm - SIDDIS
4:15pm - GFD
5:15pm - DISCHORDIAN
6:15pm - BARMER BOYS
7:00pm - BABA ZULA 
8:30pm - BOMBINO

(Schedule subject to change)

Venue

Venue:
Zorba
Street:
M.G. Road, next to Sultanpur Metro Station
City:
New Delhi
State:
Delhi
Country:
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Contact

Amarrass Records India Pvt Ltd
301 Skipper Corner, 88 Nehru Place
New Delhi 110019 INDIA
+91-11-46661200
amarrassrecords@gmail.com

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2124 E. Main St., Madison, WI, 53704
+1-608-334-0583

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