Friday Review November Fest: Indian Ocean comes to Bangalore and Chennai for the first time on November 12 and November 16

This is Indian Ocean’s first public show in Bangalore and Chennai with its new line up. Get ready for an evening of exhilarating Indian music where sounds that are native to the subcontinent merge seamlessly with jazz and rock. From spirituality to Sufi poetry, the band’s music will take you on a journey that contrasts the ancient with the contemporary.

The concert will last around two hours.

A clip of their performance.

Indian Ocean – Live in Concert

Genre: Folk rock/Fusion

Date: November 12 (Bangalore) and November 16 (Chennai)

Time: 7.30 p.m. onwards

Venue:

Bangalore - Chowdiah Memorial Hall

Chennai - Music Academy

For the detailed schedule of Nov Fest 2013 in all five cities, click here.

About the group:

Formed in the early 90s, Indian Ocean has been one of the spearheads of the Indian rock scene. Their contemporary rock mixed with classical, jazz and fusion have earned them a cult following.

Indian Ocean has received some rave reviews from critics and audiences. Some of the themes the band explores in its songs are Sufism, environmental consciousness and mythology.

The performers:

Amit Kilam

Himanshu Joshi

Nikhil Rao

Rahul Ram

Tuheen Chakravorty

Tickets:

Price: Rs. 300, Rs. 200 & Rs. 100. Season passes at Rs. 750 & Rs. 500 (Bangalore)

Rs. 600, Rs. 350 & Rs. 200. Season passes at Rs. 3,000 & Rs. 1,800 (Chennai)

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