Bollywood Music Project to debut in Delhi

New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Bollywood Music Project, the debut edition of which enthralled music aficionados in Mumbai, will be held in the capital next month.

Organised by Event Capital (A Laqshya Media Group Company) and TM Talent Management, the event — presented by Bhutani Group, will be held here March 25-26, read a statement.

At the Mumbai edition of the fest, participating artistes included Arijit Singh, Hariharan, Papon, Rekha Bhardwaj, Sachin-Jigar, Sajid-Wajid, Sonakshi Sinha and Vishal-Shekhar.

For the Delhi crowd, organisers are planning to get Bollywood icons perform live in a multi-genre, multi-stage format.

The line-up will comprise over 50 artistes, supported by over 200 musicians on three stages: The Experimental Stage, The Alternative Stage and The Emerging Artistes Stage. Venue and artist line-up for the Delhi edition will be announced soon.

Organisers are hoping to attract a huge crowd.

Swaroop Banerjee, CEO, Event Capital, said: “Like Mumbai, where we managed to engage over 30 Million Bollywood music fans through the television, digital and on-ground; we aim to give all music lovers in Delhi-NCR a great musical experience through the festival.”

According to Tarsame Mittal, Founder of TM Talent Management, the idea is to give music lovers of the most popular genre in the country a great experience.

A nationwide voice hunt, band hunt and DJ hunt will also be rolled out soon, where aspirants can submit online video entries and get a chance to open for headlining acts at the music festival. The online submission will be followed by an on-ground audition in Delhi NCR, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Kolkata and Mumbai.