India has always been a land of musical celebrations with some ancient scriptures specifically dedicated to music. Over the years, western music has made its way to the Indian music scene, and talented artists are combing traditional Indian music with western to create something truly magical.
Music has the power to heal the soul and pull distant hearts together. Listening to music on a phone or on television is the way to relax for many people. However, only a real music fan would understand the bliss of listening to music in a live concert. Music festivals are organised in various parts of India where singers and musicians from across the globe, showcase their talent. For travellers and music lovers, this proves as a golden opportunity as they get to explore new places along with enjoying the diverse mix of music.
So, here we are listed top 8 music concerts in India
Jodhpur Music Festival
If you like the fusion of Indian music and International music you can book tickets to this 5-day long festival in Jodhpur that is also aimed at providing recognition to various artists from different parts of the world.
When- 10th-14th October 2019
Where- Mehrangarh Fort and Museum, Jodhpur
Neon East Fest
Neon East Fest is a contemporary Indian music festival that is being held in Mumbai this year with a promising artist line-up. International artists like MURA MASA, Mr. Carmack, Photay and KLLO will be performing some of their best compositions live. These are marquee international and local artists you know and love right now, even as the production celebrates strong hints of the future.
When- 12th-13th October 2019
Where- Plot No: RG1A, G Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai
NCPA International Jazz Festival 2019
This edition of the NCPA International Jazz Festival ‘19 features spectacular musicians from across the world coming together to create some fine jazz. The highlight of the festival will be the finale which will conclude with a large scale jam session consisting of all the participating musicians over the three days.
When- 11th-13th October 2019
Where- Tata Theatre, Nariman Point, Mumbai
Future Rising Asia
Future Rising Asia provides a platform to celebrate and empower the very best new talent in music and design from around the globe. An emerging musician and a local visual artist is invited to co-create a special, one-off audio-visual performance that will leave you in awe. The concept is very new, unique and interesting so do give this music festival a try.
When- 18th October 2019
Where- Vagator Beach, Goa
NH7 Weekender (Meghalaya)
NH7 Weekender is returning to the gorgeous hills of Meghalaya to showcase some of the best performances, by local and international artists. They will also be celebrating 10 years of the happiest music festival. Marty Friedman, Benny Dayal, Karnivool, the Intervals and many more will be performing live.
When- 1st-2nd November 2019
Where- The Festive Hills, Meghalaya
OnePlus Music Festival
A mix of prime international acts in a concert setting never seen before in India, with some of our homegrown Indian artists. This year, we merge the best in music and the power of tech to bring you an immersive experience, curated and designed by OnePlus. A celebration of music and community. This is OnePlus Music Festival.
When- 16th November 2019
Where- D Y Patil Sports Stadium, Navi Mumbai
ELP Food & Music Fest – Eat Love Party
If two of your biggest passions are food and music, look no further because Eat Love Party music festival is here to give you the best of both worlds. The ELP Food Festival is an international food festival that will feature an impeccable cuisine experience along with music experiences at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi.
When- 23rd-24th November 2019
Where- Dhyan Chand National Stadium, New Delhi
The annual Sunburn Festival is coming back to Goa to give you the best music experience. It is known for its upbeat music and commendable line-up of artists like Dmitri Vegas and Like Mike to make sure you have the best life of your life. This festival will surely give you and your friends a memorable experience.
When- 27th-29th December 2019
Where- Vagator Beach, Goa
Contributed by Mansi