The North Eastern Rockers 2011, are all set to give the same feeling to the crowd at the only and the biggest National, North Eastern music competition which will held at the Gymnasium Hall of Paljor Stadium, Gangtok.
The lucky audience would get an opportunity to enjoy with 12 top rocks to the tune acts and 3 days of addictive rock music. The North Eastern Rockers 2011 consists of famous rock stars from: What Escapes Me (Kolkata), Dark Murder Scheme (Darjeeling), Cynical Recess (Kolkata), Devoid of Dreams (Guwahati), Sinister Violence (Darjeeling), Circles End (Darjeeling), Psychotic Suicide (Namchi), Burnout Syndrome (Kolkata), Future History (Gangtok), The Mangalz (New Delhi), Purple Asparagus (Kolkata), Da Primitive Future (Darjeeling), and where the headlining act- Still Waters (Sikkim).
The rock music competition would be conducted from 14th-16th May 2011 which is the 2nd in the series, 1st edition was held in 2008 at Government College Auditorium, Tadong. The Alpine Altitude Event Manager Private Limited is leaving no stones unturned to make it a rand success. Mr. Damber Rai, Event Manager of North Eastern Festival, informed today that the Cynical Recess (Kolkata) is the most well known and appreciated band from the group.
The rock bands would be presenting heavy metal and rock numbers. During the time of 1st edition there were 500 approximately audiences, after that in the events that followed there were more than 5,000 audiences and this time more audience is expected, said Mr Rai. The idea behind organizing this event according to Mr. Damber Rai is to let people know about the rock music and provide an opportunity to the rock bands an exposure. Mr. Rai added that, the winners of 1st prize would be given Rs. 1 Lakh cash and the runners up will walk away with Rs. 30,000/- as award money. The entry passes are already being sold like hot cakes among music lovers.
Courtesy: Sikkim Mail