The New Bollywood Experience
Added: (Thu Aug 31 2000)
Pressbox (Press Release) -
AKAASH - THE NEW BOLLYWOOD EXPERIENCE -
Thursday 31st August 2000
And the last Thursday of each month
8pm - 3am £6/£4 before 10 pm
16-18 Whitechapel Road E1
Tel 020 7375 3774
Tube: Aldgate East
DJs, SHORT FILMS, LIVE MUSIC, DANCE, FASHION SHOW,
Special guest stars: DJ STATE OF BENGAL, BADMARSH(31st
JOI (28th September)
Also starring resident DJs COCO (EARTHTRIBE/SITAR FUNK)
BOBBY FRICTION (ECOSTANI) MO MAGIC
A tribute to the Bollywood vibe that holds a nation under its spell.
Akaash delivers the ultimate multi-media experience infused with
spirit of Bollywood films as its inspiration, bewitching the senses.
Taking the theme to audio and visual excess merging lavish decor
blazing technicolour with cutting edge new forms.
The legendary SITAR FUNK return to take control of the DJ side, an
improvised soundclash sees Coco (Earthtribe) jamming with electric
violinist Chandru (strings of India) and funky drummer Arun from
Bangalore. DJ sets play with the Bollywood style fusing Hindibeats,
tablabreaks, drum'n'bass, dreamy strings and joyous vocals.
Cutting edge SHORT FILMS are programmed by Live Stock.
PROJECTIONS of classic clips and new Akaash footage are mixed
A FASHION SHOW with models from Honey's Dance Academy
catwalk in the latest couture. Produced by Diva Entertainments.
LIVE BOLLYWOOD CABARET fusing with the North African
hypnotic rhythms of Fantazia.
COMEDY - Paul Chowdhury (tbc)
For further information contact the Akaash office
020 7375 3232 or check us on-line: www.akaash.co.uk