Japanese notes waiting for ears

February 13, 2015 12:00 am | Updated 11:59 am IST - PUDUCHERRY

Japanese band ‘GLEAM for DREAM’ will perform at SecSat Pondy. —Photo: Special Arrangement

Japanese band ‘GLEAM for DREAM’ will perform at SecSat Pondy. —Photo: Special Arrangement

Get ready for some Japanese music as this month’s edition of SecSat Pondy brings the band GLEAM for DREAM (GfD) from the Kyoto-Osaka region in Japan. GfD will perform original songs in English and Japanese and a few international rock covers, said a note from the organisers. The band is also known to have a strong social conscience and advocate environmental causes through their music, said organisers. Also up in this edition is Arul Mani with his troupe MAKKAL ISAIKALAM, who will present Tamil folk music of different styles. The Uzwl Suspx will be the third band, and will play some of their new experimental lounge music.

SecSat Pondy, held by the Department of Tourism jointly with event management company Scene, will be held on the Beach Road near Tourist Information Centre at 7 pm on February 14.

Top News Today

Sign in to unlock member-only benefits!
  • Access 10 free stories every month
  • Save stories to read later
  • Access to comment on every story
  • Sign-up/manage your newsletter subscriptions with a single click
  • Get notified by email for early access to discounts & offers on our products
Sign in

Comments

Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.