The year 2020 is all set to be a year of massive events. Here are a few you definitely want to check out. The list will be updated as more major events are announced.
A R Rahman
See the master composer live as a part of his multi-city tour, accompanied by a line-up of accomplished musicians.
When: Saturday, March 7 at 6.30pm
Where: Venue to be announced, Hyderabad.
A special Holi performance by American DJ KSHMR aka Niles Hollowell-Dhar (pictured above), with proceeds going to the charity Saturday Art Class to promote the holistic education of the children of Mumbai.
When: Tuesday, March 10 at 10am.
Where: Mahalakshmi Race Course, Dr E Moses Road, Royal Western India Turf Club, Mumbai.
Tomorrowland Winter 2020
The three-day festival that celebrates the best of dance music returns for its second edition, this time in the Alps. Afrojack, Martin Garrix, Armin Van Buuren and other big names in EDM will perform.
When: Sunday, March 15 to Tuesday, March 17.
Where: Alpe d’Heuz, Paganon, France.
Open Air 2020
The Bangalore Open Air metal festival has played host to some of the biggest names in metal for the last six years and has developed a reputation as one of India’s greatest metal fest. Calling all metalheads for a killer gig! Featured on the line-up for this year is Finnish death metal band, Kalmah.
When: Saturday, March 21 at 2pm
Where: Ramada by Wyndham, No 45/2,Honnenahalli, Doddaballapur Rd, Yelahanka, Bengaluru.
A festival showcasing India’s burgeoning sub-cultures in music, arts, hip-hop, dance, streetwear, fashion and sports through talks, pop-up stores, exhibitions, workshops and more.
When: Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22 at 3pm.
Where: Richardson and Cruddas, Motiwala And Sons Fortune Tower, Jamshedji Jeejeebhoy Road, Nagpada, Mazgaon, Mumbai.
The Emmy-winning host of The Daily Show, Trevor Noah brings his highly successful stand-up tour, Loud and Clear to India.
When: Mumbai: Thursday, April 9; Delhi: Saturday, April 11.
Where: NSCI Dome, Lala Lajpatrai Marg, Worli, Mumbai. Indira Gandhi Stadium and Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, ITO, Vikram Nagar, Delhi.
Grammy-nominated American pop artist Khalid is set to perform his hits such as ‘Young Dumb and Broke’ and ‘Love Lies’ in India on his Free Spirit Tour.
When: Mumbai: Sunday, April 12; Bangalore: Tuesday, April 14.
Where: To be announced.
For more events, see here.