Run, dance and drive to the rhythm as the most happening and the happiest music festival of India – Bacardi NH7 Weekender is back with a bang. After delivering some awesome live performances over the last three years, the festival is back with its fourth edition featuring more than 200 bands across six stages in four cities. The festival will kickstart in Pune from tomorrow, that is, October 18 to 20, linger on in Banglore on November 23 and 24, Delhi on November 30 and December 1, and finally wind up in Kolkata on December 14 and 15.
Like every year, this edition of the festival once again brings forward some of the most extraordinary music performances of all time. Get ready to sway away to the hauntingly perfect performance of the Indian fusion group, Midivial Punditz and Nucleya in Pune. If you are more of a hardcore metal fan, rock your world with powerful performances from metal bands like Devoid, Scribe, Meshuggah, TesseracT… and the list just gets better. There also will be performances by Skindred, a Welsh rock band and Dutch progressive-metal group, Textures.
India has a growing and passionate indie music scene. We have bands from every major town, lot of gigs here and there and music festivals all around. If you are an Indie music fan, you won’t be disappointed beacuse some of most best artists from the Indie music scene are lined up for the festival. Mumbai- based band Zero, Nischay Parekh & The Ocean Orchestra, Kolkata based indie-dance quartet Write in Stereo, Jammu based indie-rock outfit MoonDogs are just few to name.
In this myriad of musical experiences, folk rock has always been adding vibrancy to the festival. Experience the raw spiciness of folk-rock with Raghu Dixit and his band, Kailasa, Swarathma, Papon, The East India Company and many more.
This year, Kolkata will also witness the mad crowd, exciting live performances, amazing food, bazaars and so much more. Indian Ocean, Parikrama, Soulmate, Dualist Inquiry… and some of the most extraordinary musicians are going to perform in the City of Joy.
So if you eat, drink and sleep music, love meeting new people or just want to have an awesome chilled-out weekend, Bacardi NH7 Weekender is the place to be! Dance your heart out, wave your hands over your head. Lose yourself… Live it. Experience it.