Karnataka International Music Awards to Take Place in January

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The Fifth Karnataka International Music Awards (KIMA) will be held in Bangalore on January 18 to 20, 2019, at Lake Side, Orion Mall.

Bangalore, Nov. 21, 2018

Taurian, an entertainment company, is conducting a Music Fest (M FEST)  hosting a Music Expo. This event will comprise of Music Gigs like the “Battle of Bands”, MusiCon, Music Magazine, and  the KIMA.

VK Lokesh, the Chief Architect of M FEST, stated that M FEST will be dedicated to facilitate a face-to-face dialogue between music makers and the audience.

Artists from all over India – singers, musicians, lyricists, sound engineers, and various other forms of musicologists are invited to this event. The event will take place over a period of three days, since one day will be used for the KiMA, and the other two days will have  other workshops and performances by local bands, musicians and singers.

S.P. Balasubramaniam, a well-known singer in the Indian Film Industry said, “This is the most novel appreciating stage I have come across in India. I will insist wherever I go, to start this kind of recognition for Music Fraternity.”

There will be three different themes based on which this event will be held: World Music, Indian Music, and Kannada Music. Besides the Music Gigs, MusiCon will have a workshop and real time conversations with industry personnel to address the growth and challenges in the Music industry.

Here will also be a “Public Drum Circle”, which will give the audience an experience to learn music and interact with musicians.

The registration process for this event begins on November 24. The event was nominated at a press release in the Press Club of Bangalore in Cubbon Park. There were three speakers:  Mr. V. Nagendra Prasad, Mrs. Indu Vishwanath, and V.K. Lokesh.

Nagendra Prasad is a famous lyricist, director, dramatist, and actor in the Sandalwood industry (Kannada Film Industry). He has written more than 1,000 songs for 400+ movies, 30+ devotional albums and 39 TV series.

Indu Vishwanath is an esteemed singer and music composer. V.K. Lokesh is a music show producer, music promoter, founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Taurian Entertainment and Media Pvt. Ltd.