Rahman to embark on multi-city India tour
7/30/2013 1:46:30 PM
Oscar-Grammy winner A R Rahman is teaming up with an event management company for a musical tour titled Rahmanishq to be conducted later this year.
“The legendary musician will embark on a one-month long expedition, touring Kolkata (Salt Lake Stadium), Visakhapatnam (Indira Priyadarshni Cricket Stadium), Jaipur (Bhawani Niketan Education Trust) and Ahmedabad (Sardar Patel Stadium) in October,” said a press release.
The tour aims to showcase the technological progression of the music industry through a modern interactive presentation featuring high voltage music in its purest form, the release said, adding that Rahman would perform live along with renowned singers and musicians.
It quoted Rahman as saying: “Tours like these are a great way to rekindle the connect with the audiences on a more personalised level. Music is the language of the souls and what cannot be put into words can be expressed through music. I would like to take this opportunity to give back to my fans what they gave me. We hope that this will mark a new beginning for many more such tours that will benchmark the music industry”