In year nine of Bacardi NH7 Weekender, India’s largest multi-genre music festival heads to Pune on December 7-9 2018.
The Happiest Music Festival has just announced its much-awaited artist lineup for this year’s Pune edition. This edition of the festival will feature some prominent global artists, including Joe Satriani, Hiatus Kaiyote, FKJ, God Is An Astronaut, Nightmares on Wax, Sleepmakeswaves, The Contortionist and West Thebarton. The festival also boasts of some of the best homegrown artists including Benny Dayal & Funktuation, Bhuvan Bam, Dualist Inquiry, Mahesh Kale, Ritviz, Shubha Mudgal, Salim-Sulaiman and The Local Train.
Talking about the lineup, Supreet Kaur, Festival Director comments,
“The core of our festival this year is variety and diversity, and the lineup is undoubtedly the most diverse it’s ever been. Over 75% of the artists performing at the Bacardi NH7 Weekender in Pune are making their Weekender debut this year. Listening to a thousand new artists each year is what keeps us excited, and we’re thrilled to share our discoveries with the fans.”
The festival is headed to the hills of Meghalaya, its fourth appearance in the state on 2-3 November, before it heads to its home city, Pune on 7-9 December. Since its inception, the BACARDÍ NH7 Weekender has featured over 540 artists from India and around the world, across a variety of genres, to over 500,000 fans. The festival has evolved to become one of the country’s most beloved musical weekends as thousands of fans and discerning music lovers converge for an unforgettable experience.
Speaking about this year’s festival, Anshuman Goenka, Bacardi India Marketing Head adds,
“BACARDÍ has passionately strived to curate innovative and immersive music experiences, over decades. Our partnership with OML, now its ninth year, to create the BACARDÍ NH7 Weekender, is an integral part of our legacy in music. This year we are building further on that endeavour and giving back to our indie artists as we bring winners of our campaign, Bacardi House Party Sessions, from across the globe to showcase their talent at the Happiest Music Festival.”
Head to the happiest music festival to catch amazing live performances by artists from India and around the world, a buzzing bazaar that’ll bring you local finds and foods, inspiring (and Instagram-worthy) art installations, and more of that an unmistakable vibe! One great weekend, a lifetime of memories.
Check the full line-up here:
Also check lineup for NH7 Weekender 2018 Meghalaya edition.