Music has a high connection with human soul. It has an impact on our minds as well as our emotions. Though, we live in an internet world, yet music is still alive. There are music lovers who are active in learning as well as listening to music. If you haven’t been to a music festival, you have missed great fun. There are music festivals which are organized at a grand level to entertain the audience.
Here are 5 music festivals you shouldn’t miss in 2016 you shouldn’t miss in 2016:
Fireflies Festival Bengaluru:
How about listening to some live music under a banyan tree? No, I am not kidding. The fireflies festival takes place in the month of february. It is a dusk to dawn event. One can get to hear the Hindustani, carnatic vocal, instrumental, Baul, jazz, fusion and other genre of music. It is one of the best experience for the music lovers to completely indulge themselves in the music.
It is popular for Bengali folk music especially the Baul music. It commences on the 9th month of the Bengali Calendar. The baul group mainly consists of vaishnava Hindus and Sufi Muslims. Their music depicts celestial love, but all in earthy terms.
Rajasthan International Folk Festival:
Rajasthan is known for forts and palaces. Apart from that it also plays an active role in promoting traditional folk music. Rajasthan International Folk Festival is held at Mehrangarh Fort which is located in Jodhpur. It is organized by Mehrangarh Museum Trust and Jaipur Virasat Foundation. It is highly renowned such that it is endorsed by UNESCO. The music lovers will get to hear the top-notch performers apart from enjoying the picturesque location.
Storm Music Festival:
It is one of the best musical event that one can think of. Coorg is said to be the Scotland of India. The aroma of the spices and the lush greenery adds beauty to the music festival. The guests will also get to her the new EDM sets.
The Escape Festival of Art and Music:
It is an initiative taken by Potheads and is purely meant for people who enjoys both art as well as music. You will see a pool of talent who will showcase their creativity through this platform. Not Only musicians are a part of this festival, but also potters, tattoo artists, graffiti artists, painters, photographers and writers will actively be a part of it. The idea originated in the year 2009 and since then there is no looking back. every year the Escape Festival attracts a huge chunk of crowd.
Hope this article has been useful to you. Thus, if you are are a music lover and have been looking for a way to de-stress oneself, what better way than attending these music festivals? Be a part of the music fest without any expectations and you are sure to cherish it.