The sun is shining as people from all corners of the globe – including artists from six continents and fifty countries – come together for this year’s eclectic celebration of world music and dance culture. Families, friends and couples of all ages erect tents, blow up mattresses and boil water...
15/09/2018 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm 100 Years of Bollywood Tara Theatre, London
Earlier in September, the UK’s electrifying Bollywood Brass Band released their latest album, Carnatic Connections, which is an exciting collaboration with violinist Jyotsna Srikanth, that ventures away from Northern Bollywood and downwards into South Indian film music. A couple of weeks ago, I spoke on the phone with the band’s...
Preview: Bollywood Brass Band with Jyotsna Srikanth – Carnatic Connection Album Launch @ Rich Mix (London, 9th December 2016)
Ok, so they probably haven’t reinvented the Bollywood imaginary… actually, how can you possibly think about reinventing it? But they surely gave it a twist, transporting the characteristic Indian style under Big Ben. Bollywood Brass Band are something more than a tribute band or devoted interpreters of a tradition: they...
09/12/2016 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm Carnatic Connection With Spitalfields Music Rich Mix, London
11/09/2016 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Bollywood Brass Band and Jyotsna Srikanth: Carnatic Connections The Stables, Milton Keynes
12/06/2014 - 13/06/2014 7:45 pm - 12:00 am Equator Presents - Bollywood Brass Band Southbank Centre, London
13/07/2013 10:30 am - 1:00 pm Lane & Vale Carnival - Streatham Streatham Vale & Greyhound Lane, London
10/02/2012 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm Bollywood Brass Band Stratford Circus, London
19/03/2011 8:00 pm - 12:00 am Bollywood Brass Band Rich Mix, London