Awaaz Do – A Cultural Fundraiser for #SaveAarey
Awaaz Do is a cultural initiative by 4/4 Experiences to address, act and positively contribute towards solving urban problems that plague Mumbai. With the support of Social Offline under the #SocialSupports banner, the first edition of Awaaz Do will take place on the 31st of January 2019 at Flea Bazaar Café in Lower Parel, Mumbai.
The music artist line-up will feature performances by:
- Ankur & the Ghalat Family
- Maati Baani
- Prakash Bhoir and the Aarey Collective (Prakash is the tribal chieftain of Aarey colony)
The event will also feature talks by leading conservation speakers and activists:
Nikit Surve, Lepoard Researcher and Research Associate at the Wildlife Conservation Society – India
Topic: Leopards of Mumbai
Stalin Dayanand, Director of Vanashakti (NGO)
Topic: Fragile Forests and Rivers of Mumbai
All proceeds for the show will go towards the conservational efforts of Vanashakti. Funds raised will be used towards protection of the Aarey forest and legal cases that Vanashakti have been battling for the forests’ conservation.
ATGF was formed in 2009, creating what they best describe as Urdu & Hindi easy acoustic ballads folk rock/ rock n roll.The band is widely regarded as one of the most innovative bands in the hindi - rock space
Maati Baani is a world music band formed by Kartik and Nirali but it is not about just two of them! Maati Baani is a place where The World Meets India, musicially! Hello!
Swadesi is a group of socially conscious young Emcees, producers, DJs and Graffiti Artists that aim to bring about a change through their art and music.
Prakash Bhoir and the Aarey Collective. (Prakash is the tribal chieftain of Aarey colony)
Prakash Bhoir is the tribal chieftain of Aarey Colony, who will be perfoming folk and tribal songs along with his collective of musicians.
Avi is the project of Avinash Tewari, a member of vocal ensemble Voctronica. With his songwriting project, the vocalist puts conscious poetry over electronic basslines; because we all need to think, but we also need to dance.
A) Awaaz Do is a cultural initiative by 4/4 Experiences to address, act and positively contribute towards solving urban problems that plague Mumbai.
Q. Which NGOs and conservation bodies are associated with the first edition of Awaaz Do?
A) Awaaz Do has associated with NGO Vanashakti and Youth For Aarey to create a cultural fundraiser.
Q. Where do all the proceedings from the event go?
A) Funds raised will be used towards protection of the Aarey forests and legal cases that Vanashakti have been battling for the forests’ conservation.
FLEA Bazaar Café, Mumbai
Unit No 5, 1st Floor, Trade View Building, Oasis City Complex, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400013GET DIRECTIONS