Mon 17 Aug 13:00 | Festival Website, YouTube, Social Media
a new music release
AIS 2020 releases a new track! An international collaboration between Sitar Music Society (UK) and the award winning Bandish Projekt (India)
Commissioned by An Indian Summer (UK)
Supported by Sitar Music Society (UK) & No Fixed Abode (UK)
Produced, Mixed by - Bandish Projekt
Mr Shay - Rap
Kaviraj Singh - Vocals
Yarline Thanabalasingham - Vocals
Roopa Panesar - Sitar
Kirpal Panesar - Esraj
Kitha Balakrishna - Violin
Kamaljeet Ajimal - Santoor
Harjinder Matharu - Sarangi
Tabla - Mayur Narvekar
Label – Bheja fry Records
Direction, Dop & Grading - Vijal Gupta - Belongs to film ( India )
Dop- Anil Pandey ( India )
Dop - Robert Heslop ( UK )
Edit - Mayur Narvekar
Special thanks for stock montages.
Davide Giordani, Tim Fuzail, cottonbro, Kavita Arora,
Egor Kunovsky, Bhargava Marripati, Atakan Ozkan, Shalender Kumar
HOME CROWD ARTIST DISCUSSION
Mayur Narvekar of BANDISH PROJEKT, Santoor player Kaviraj Singh and rapper, poet and beatboxer Mr Shay discuss the release of Home Crowd with AIS producer Sam Javid - a new track and music video created especially for An Indian Summer Festival.
ABOUT THE PROJECT
Eight Classical Indian Musicians from the UK have composed and recorded short ‘samples’ of their work and we’ve sent them to India, with lyrical accompaniment from musician and rapper Mr Shay, to be remixed by a multi-award winning electronic DJ and producer.
In partnership with Sitar Music Society, An Indian Summer has teamed up with the Mumbai based performer and composer, Bandish Projekt to create a new musical spectacular. Alongside the release of this new track will be a specially produced music video shot both in the UK and India
Artists & Partners
DJ, performer and multi-instrumentalist award winning producer, Bandish Projekt has spread new sounds to Dubai, UK, Austria, Sweden, France, Berlin, Amsterdam and Australia, featuring at Glastonbury, Edinburgh Fringe, Sommerszene Festival, Melbourne Electronic Festival, Village India UK, Incubate and BBC Asian Network.
Sitar Music Society
Sitar Music Society is a leading UK charity for the advancement and education of Indian Classical Music and Dance. Alongside curated performances and regular training and workshops, the society also produces the International Sitar Festival.