Afro Celt Sound System

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Formed by Grammy-nominated musician and record producer Simon Emmerson, Afro Celt Sound System are a European and African based collective who’ve been a ground-breaking force in music ever since they started. With sales now topping one and a half million albums and two Grammy nominations to date, Afro Celt Sound System celebrated their 20th anniversary… Read more »

Word Jazz: Spoken Word Poetry with Live Music

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In the history of art and literature, poetry and music have always had a very close (almost indistinguishable) relationship. As early as medieval times, minstrels set tales and poems to the sounds of music to create a new form of artistic and social expression. In the 20th century, however, times began to change and the… Read more »

David Gray

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David Gray’s first album, A Century Ends, was released in 1993, followed by Flesh in 1994. After touring with the likes of Radiohead and the Dave Matthews Band in support of his third album Sell, Sell, Sell, Gray decided to self-finance his fourth album, White Ladder, and release it on his own label, IHT Records,… Read more »

Blackstratblues ft. Kutle Khan

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Blackstratblues Blackstratblues is a solo project of Warren Mendonsa, a guitarist, songwriter, producer and recording engineer. The current lineup is made up of Jai Row Kavi (Indus Creed, Pangea) on drums, Adi Mistry (Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Amit Trivedi) on bass and Beven Fonseca (Clinton Cerejo, Amit Trivedi) on keys. Their music is predominantly instrumental and… Read more »

Shilpa Rao ft. Talvin Singh

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Shilpa Rao Shilpa Rao’s versatile vocal range is perfectly suited for western, light Indian classical and Bollywood tunes. She recently lent her voice for the Bollywood movie Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, released in October 2016. She has sung for more than 20 Bollywood films. Shilpa also lent her voice for regional language films in Telugu,… Read more »

Real Sugar (Paban Das Baul & Sam Mills)

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Born in Murshidabad, West Bengal, the legendary baul singer Paban Das Baul incarnates the synergy of his place of birth, drawing from his Tantric, Vaishnava, Sufi and Buddhist roots to enrichen his music and his art. At 14, he was initiated into the baul traditions of singing by the great baul singer, the late Subal… Read more »

Kailash Kher & Kailasa

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Kailash Kher is a singer, composer, lyricist and performer. His hit track ‘Allah Ke Bande’ catapulted him into the national spotlight in 2004. Since then, he has performed on over 400 Hindi film soundtracks, sung in over 20 languages and recorded more than 350 radio and television advertising jingles. One of the most sought after… Read more »

Barmer Boys and Trippy Sama

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Barmer Boys The Barmer Boys are the ‘global ambassadors of contemporary Rajasthani folk and Sufi music’ whose versatility of styles and bubbling energy infuse each performance. From soulful Sufi kalaams to uplifting wedding and celebratory songs, boisterous jams with beat-boxing and live DJ sets, the group formed in 2011 and made their international debut at… Read more »