The second edition of “Dimapur Music Festival” which is set to take place on September 20 and September 21 at Urban Hut, Dimapur will this time feature 16 bands/musicians and while on the first day all the bands that would be performing would be led by a frontman, on the second day, all the bands would be led by a frontwoman.
The event is being organized by Livenow and powered by Task Force for Music & Arts (TaFMA).
Talking more about the upcoming event named “The Happy Fest” with the media fraternity, Secretary of Livenow Burakum Ao informed that from this year onwards, it will be an annual event and it was because of the personal reasons that the event couldn’t be held in the year 2018. The first edition of Dimapur Music Festival was held in the year 2017.
On the first day, i.e., September 20, nine bands/musicians will be performing including Melomania 2019 runners up Christian Higher Secondary School (CHSS) in the absence of the winner Delhi Public School (DPS), Dimapur, while on the second day, there will be seven bands/musicians.
Chechamo, the frontman of The Paradigm Shift on the occasion said that the band is going to focus on originals and it is high time that musicians in Nagaland move beyond cover songs. The other musicians present during the interactions also shared similar opinions and maintained that the audience should appreciate this.
The gates to the venue will open at 4 pm on the two days and the tickets are priced at Rs 200 for one person one day. People can also opt to get a “Happiness Pass” instead of the Rs 200 ticket which is priced at Rs 1500. The Happiness Pass allows the entry of two persons for two days along with a car pass.
The tickets will be available at the venue, but it can also be prebooked from Bookurevent.com.
The bands/musicians that would be performing on the first day are The Paradigm Shift, Since 90’s, Jam Tree, Avancer, Papersky, Chicken Head, Moko Koza, and Ina.
The second day will witness the performances of Tokaholi, The Teaspoon Project, Trance Effect, Purple Fusion, Run Monday Run, Ronnie, and Aloza.
The partners for the upcoming event are Audiogarage, Metal gear, Shiulights, Encore LED, Encore music store, Kharu Design, The Garden, AJ Power, Infinity Inc, Tinted lights, Action Power line, The Morung Express, and Bookurevent.com.