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The Mpower Fest 2018
November 11, 2018, 7:00 pm
The Mpower fest is a night of music with a bigger purpose. Come witness performances by some of the top names in Bollywood and comedy, which aim to spark a conversation about the bigger issues of mental health – stamping out stigma, open conversations, the need for seeking help and so much more, through the medium of a concert. At Mpower Fest you’ll see a stellar lineup who passionately advocate for mental health awareness come together to perform for a greater purpose. Power packed performances, and a powerful message. Get your ticket now.
The headline performers are the Bollywood powerhouse, Vishal Shekhar. The duo rose to prominence when they composed the songs for the film Jhankaar Beats which included the song “Tu Aashiqui Hai”. They won the Filmfare RD Burman Award for New Music Talent for Jhankaar Beats. In 2005 they composed the songs for three films: Salaam Namaste, Dus and Bluffmaster.
Vishal Dadlani is also the vocalist of Mumbai-based rock and electronic band Pentagram. He collaborated with Imogen Heap on the song “Minds Without Fear” for an episode of The Dewarists.
Shekhar Ravjiani is a trained classical singer (under Ustad Niaz Ahmed Khan). He learned to play the accordion from his father, a music enthusiast, Hasmukh Ravjiani. Shekhar was a participant of Zee TV singing contest Sa Re Ga Ma Pa in 1997. He composed and sung Marathi songs “Saazni” in 2012 and “Saavli” (with Sunidhi Chauhan) in 2013.