Thursday, June 07, 2007

saturday night conunDRUM

yes ... i know fri nights is when (that is if) we do live music, but when you have great combination (who are only free on saturday), there is no confusion!! so BINGO!!

9th June, Saturday, 9.00pm....
a night of carnatic, hindustani, folk and funk music

ramesh shottam: percussion with
tas mani: mirdangam,
karthik mani: ghatam,
prakash sontakkee: hawaiian guitar,
cn chandrashekar: violin,
prakash kn: bass.

Percussionist and drummer Ramesh Shottam has performed at various international festivals. To mention a few: Berlin Jazz Festival, North Sea Jazz Festival, Festival of Perth, Buk Festival in South Korea, Montreal Jazz Festival, Jazz Yatra Festival in India and Festival of India in Australia and China, and at the Umbria Jazz Festival in Perugia.Shotham's work with musicians such as Carla Bley, Steve Coleman, Steve Swallow, Jonas Hellborg, Charlie Mariano, Sigi Schwab, Ronan Guilfoyle and a host of others is well documented. Over the years he also founded his own formations like Bhavani and Madras Special.

click here for more on ramesh shottam

Wed KroaKnight: hosted by mark swaroop
Sun KroaKnight : hosted by CB ..

some awesome pictures are up and you can listen to some of the songs from the CD here (thanks a ton jude and aashith)

THURSDAY SIGNATURE BOOZE & BRAINS: Hosted by Mark Rego & DJ Vinay - this a a popular quiz night where winners get all their booze free for the night.
Rated by the BBC as indias best pub quiz. A heady combination of booze & brains!!! try it to find out... No entry charges.

8th june: Friday RETRO Dance nights with MISHA

KINGFISHER JAMPOT sunday 1 pm featuring

it's a BYOI (bring your own instruments) afternoons ..
with live pasta, khao suey and dosa counters, some great cocktails and some kingfisher to add to the 'good times'.
.. and if u are an artist or a band that wants to be featured .. pls call shonali on 9845244610.

HALDI. Now Showing at Opus.

We've all heard of underground music labels. But its not everyday you hear about an underground fashion label. Let alone see one. Well you are in luck. Haldi – for women, is all set to show and sell for just two days, at Opus.

Created by Roopa - an ex visual merchandiser from Tommy Hilfiger and Kanick – an art director from O&M, Haldi features a heady mix of intuitive colours, bohemian patterns and childlike imagination. With design insights coming from street fashion & fairy tales, Haldi's clothes say just one thing. Feel good, even in the simplest of clothes. Drop in on Sat & Sun, 9th & 10 June.Anytime between 11am-11pm.

For Reservations Call 080-23442580. go here for more details about OPUS ... and if u are on ORKUT there's an opus and a kroaknight community ...

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