Karnataka Rajyotsava, a three-day event, commemorates the formation of the state of Karnataka in 1956. This year, two popular bands from Bangalore will celebrate the date: Raghu Dixit Project and Swarathma (pictured above), both of which perform crowd-friendly contemporary Indian folk music. Check out some of their tracks before heading for the gig.

The Raghu Dixit Project


‘No man will ever love you like I do’

‘Mysore se ayi woh’


‘Jag changa’


‘Aasman ki dukan’

‘Sangat ki rangat’


When: Saturday, November 2 at 7pm.
Where: Skydeck, VR Mall, Whitefield Main Road, Devasandra Industrial Estate, Mahadevapura.