World Music Day 2021: The pandemic has hit the leisure trade onerous, but when there was a silver lining, that has been for the impartial music house, which within the absence of reside exhibits and movie tasks, has flourished like by no means earlier than. The quantity of indie music that has been launched in that final 15 months has been astounding, with many calling it the return of the ‘90s era when indie-pop music ruled the charts. We talk to musicians who share their thoughts about this resurgence of indie music.
It was during the pandemic when independent music wrote a new, and rather successful sound for itself, with not much happening in the film music scene. But will the popularity sustain once the rhythm of Bollywood releases and music gains normalcy? Also Read – Delhi Police Arrests 2 Doctors for Black-marketing Fake Drugs Meant for Covid, Black Fungus Patients
“The pandemic has opened up the market to non-film songs with a wider audience. I don’t assume the viewers will go simply because now they’re keen on an artistes’ life, career, and wish to see them develop. I don’t see that diminishing in any respect,” shares Kanungo, who made his Bollywood debut with Salman Khan’s Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai this yr.
Instead, it’ll solely develop from hereon as he asserts. “We love Bollywood, but I don’t think that it’s the trend which will last forever when it comes to music. There’s a globalization of every industry. And music is taking on the trend of the world. And they will co-exist,” provides the singer, who has deliberate numerous particular fan engagements to have fun World Music Day. Also Read – Can’t pay Rs 4 lakh compensation for covid-19 Victims due to financial constraints, Centre tells SC
World Music Day Quotes 2021
“If music is the food of love, play on.” – William Shakespeare
“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” -Bob Marley
“Music is everybody’s possession. It’s only publishers who think that people own it.” -John Lennon
“Some people have lives; some people have music.” -John Green
“Without music, life would be a mistake.” – Friedrich Nietzsche
“When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest of times, and to the latest.” – Henry David Thoreau
The rise of indie music scene in India was occurring within the final two three years, already. In the pandemic, after all, there was a surge within the variety of indie music popping out. The progress continues to be on and it’s going to solely get higher and be the very best section in indie music actually quickly. I like that as indie music artists, we get to work in keeping with our style, experiment on our music selections, and go all out in our songs and movies. We’re the face of our personal songs, and there’s all the time scope of rising into one thing higher.
The reputation of indie music will proceed to develop, it’s going to get higher from hereon, and never decelerate anytime quickly. It’s not like a section or one thing, it’s going to remain even when movie music retains coming again. But, indie music will maintain rising to a worldwide degree with larger collaborations. There are a lot of feelings and we’ve a lot of sides as an artiste, which we will present, or we don’t have a spot to specific ourselves. But with indie music, there’s the freedom to specific our creativity. It’s primarily based extra from private expertise. Sometimes, you’re skilled in a selected artwork kind, which hasn’t been used anyplace in common songs, indie music provides us loads of house to showcase that, and provides your viewers to see this facet of your versatility, too.
I’m blissful to see how audiences in India have grown to just accept and admire impartial music during the last couple of years, particularly throughout lockdown when there was an increase of indie music releases and fewer movie music. It’s good to see extra artists exploring their musicality within the impartial house as effectively. We’ve seen the rise of budding artists whose music has to turn out to be referred to as among the extra widespread movie songs. So, hopefully, the rise of impartial music will proceed. What I get pleasure from probably the most about impartial music is the liberty to do no matter I need — vocally and creatively. There are fewer cooks within the kitchen with opinions, and I can choose the workforce I wish to create with, to have the method and vibe that cater to me and my musical style.