In this new era, the youth is the most expressing power of the nation. They upholds the future and also the trends which are followed by the upcoming generations. They have really bundled some of the western trends and brought it to India. One of those trends is Musical Festivals. The Rock Festivals is quite popular among the youths as it give them the euphoria about the music and its beats. The youth travel from places to places to attend these Rock fest.
These festivals and carnivals is one the best thing which attract tourists too. This really makes these music festivals quite famous and popular among them. The stage and sound of the DJ really grooves in your ears and surely will make the one reading this to get visit one of these sooner than later. There are different kind of music festivals in India from Electric guitar to Fusion mix, rock bands to indie pop. The varieties of music you get in every other fest is quite different to each other. So lets start with some of the famous and mind-blowing music experiences about which you might have heard or going to hear.
1. Hornbill – Kohima, Nagaland
Hornbill Music Festival is one the country’s biggest cultural festivals organised in Kohima, Nagaland. So many tourist has been attracted to this festival in the past, and get a huge number of local audiences too. This fiesta continues for seven days and is held in December.
This fest gives an opportunity for the upcoming rock bands to participate in the competition and to prove what they are made of. This fest also gives the cultural drive through about Kohima city and the scenic beauty that surrounds it. Nagaland is known for its handloom and handicrafts. So the tourist here has a lot of options to explore along with the nature beauty that lies in the greenish blanket.
2. Magnetic Fields – Rajasthan
Magnetic field is one of the newest Rock Fest that started in Rajasthan. This rock fest goes on for 3 days. This fest is a delight for Food, Music, Magic and Art Lovers. The venues for Magnetic fields really attracts person.
This festivals takes you through the splendid culture and magnificent views of Rajasthan. This fest is organised in Alsisar Mahal which gives the fest the mesmerizing view. This palace is situated in Shekhawati and the fest is organized in the month of December every year.
3. Ziro – Arunachal Pradesh
Ziro Musical Festival is organized in the Ziro Valley of Arunachal Pradesh. This fest has more than 30 artist challenging each other for the ultimate prize. The competition level and the amount of entertainment is of unmatched experience. This fiesta is organised in Ziro Valley which happens to be the World Heritage Site and is situated at 5500 feet in the misty mountains. The music along with the cool breeze on a mountain top is a sensational experience everyone craves for. If you are planning for this ultimate experience, then try to plan it for October.
4. Sunburn – Goa
As soon as we hear about the Sunburn Musical Fest, we imagine an electric guitar with beaches and drinks. Yes this fest is acknowledged worldwide and is ranked 9th among all other rock fest in the world.
This fest is a gigantic experience for a guitar lover and really it sets your mind on fire with some heavy rock music dose. The party , food and shopping also draws a lot number of tourist here. Goa is known for its Sunburn worldwide, with some of the best in the music industry giving away their live performances here.
5. Mahindra Blues – Mumbai
If you are blue genre lover, then party calls for you. The Mahindra Blue is a Musical Fiesta which is organised on only one theme and that is Blues. The two day fiesta really grooves the Blues lover and will give them the ultimate experiences for a life time. This is Asia’s largest Blue Fest and you will be amazed by a performance by Buddy Guy himself. This fest is generally organised in the month of February in Mumbai. This time great to taste the local food along with the enjoying the music.
6. Storm – Bangalore
Storm musical fest is organized in Bangalore and it is fusion of folks, indie pop, electornic DJ’ ing. This is generally organised on the outermost of the Bangalore city, keeping the traffic issues of the state in mind.
This fiesta continues for 3 days and is generally organised in the month of January end. During this fest you can experience the camping adventure too as this is organised in the open land that has a lot of spaces. Storm fiesta is quite different from other fests as it gives the adventure sports mix along with the live music.
7. NH7 Weekender – Delhi, Kolkata, Pune, Bangalore
One of the best Indie rock fest, NH 7 is organised in various parts of the country. The cities like Delhi, Pune, Kolkata and Bangalore hosts this event for a period of 3 days. This fest gives the travellers and music lover an opportunity to explore various parts of different cities while attending this fest.
8. Electric Daisy Carnival – Delhi
The Electric Daisy Carnival is organised in Greater Noida, Delhi. EDC has the world’s most dance and music talent with unmatched effects and sound experiences. This musical fest has a mix of all kinds of music at one place. So try to get this experience in your grooves.
9. Go: Madras – Tamil Nadu
The Go: Madras Rock Fest is organised in Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu. This is an electonic musical festival which could be enjoyed on the side of a beach in Raddison Blu Resort. It is organised in the month of September. The view and the experience of this coastline musical event is quite amazing.
10. Road To Ultra – New Delhi
Road To Ultra has always been a show catcher event in the world. The anxiety they brings to the people by bringing their favorite artists and stage preparation is really spectacular. In New Delhi too same anxiety level is followed.
Road To Ultra is a rock fest in which some of the big names in the music industry comes to give their performances. Although in India the stages are not even spider made then too the level of excitement remains the same.