Nariyal Paani: This weekend, come party in Alibaug with Zoya, Your Chin and Sandunes
The line up is specially curated to allow artists of varying genres to perform original music with equal importance, lending Nariyal Paani a distinct vibe.
The much-anticipated second edition of Nariyal Paani is set for the weekend of 21 and 22 January 2017, and it promises to be magical. And, if you want a preview, drop whatever you're doing this Saturday (17 December) and join us as we gear up for a musical weekend with Zoya, Your Chin and Sandunes.
Nariyal Paani — the festival by the sea — at Alibaug is all set to kick off. Known for bringing together an exciting line-up of Indian and international independent artists, the event seeks to reinvent genres and expand the definition of music.
This Saturday (17 December), get a sneak-peek into the revelry that awaits in January — the pre-gig at the spectacular Tomoe Villa in Alibaug — laze around the pool, guzzle pints of beer and eat delicious treats from Woodside Inn. And if you want a break from all of this, sit back, relax, let a stellar soundtrack nestle you into the lap of idyllic seaside — the waves crashing in, coconut trees swaying gently and blue skies.
Raxit Tewari, indie band Sky Rabbit's front man's affinity for bringing myriad sounds together culminated in Your Chin — a solo project that has garnered a dedicated fan base and rave reviews from music critics. Your Chin's muddy beats, electronic riffs, drum loops set to lyrics about the urban life are a fresh and fantastic.
Listen to the band:
Zoya offers an experience of music unlike others — in her electronica, there is robust harmony and by mashing up instruments. She creates songs that are intense, different and music that consciously transcends physical borders — destroying the very notions of 'us and them' in the process.
Listen to Zoya:
Sanaya Ardeshir's music is mid-tempo electronica with sprinkles of glitch here and there. She calls her music as "post-dubstep, future garage".
Listen to Sandunes:
Here's how you can get tickets for the event on 17 December, 2016:
Countdown to Nariyal Paani, in association with Firstpost — 21 and 22 January — the third edition
Performances will include a diverse variety of contemporary talent and powerful live performances, ranging from indie, electro-pop, alternative rock, ska and hip-hop, to more mellow folksy outfits. The line-up is specially curated to allow artists of varying genres to perform original music with equal importance, lending Nariyal Paani a distinct vibe.
The festival site is an enchanting and secluded location by the sea in Alibaug which ensures festival goers a unique experience. To add to this, Nariyal Paani will also have its very own campsite this year. This two-day independent event, a short boat ride away from Mumbai, welcomes anyone who wants to get away and relax with family and friends, and enjoy some of life's simplest pleasures: the ocean, coconut palms, great food, blue skies, and a stellar soundtrack.
Buy tickets for the main event here.
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