Bhoomi (ভূমি)(literally means earth) is a Bengali urban folk music group based in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Starting its journey in 1999 it soon become hugely popular and performed in various local, national and international platforms. In July 2006 they performed at the United Nations headquarters in New York.
This is the only band which defines its music as ‘urban folk'. The band uses a fusion of modern, urban lyrics with rural Bengali folk tunes like baul, which was a very early style of music by wandering minstrels in rural Bengal or Bhatiyali (traditionally sung by the boatmen on the Ganges and also the Padma in Bangladesh). They have also re-done (remix would be an injustice to the band's style) old folk songs which were unknown to the modern day urban Bengali and revived such gems with an infusion of fresh music and a lively spirit and pep to the old songs.
The band's efforts have been to expandЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Dekhte Dekhte [альбом]
- Ooh La La [альбом]
- Jatra Shuru [10.2000, альбом]
- Udaan [09.2001, альбом]
- Paal Chuteche [03.2003, альбом]
- Lokgiti Local [04.2004, альбом]
- Gaan Doriyae [08.09.2010, альбом]
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