Rock band Parikrama.
Rock band Parikrama.

Lounge Podcast | Music to the aid of the victims in Uttarakhand

A musical event that has brought together names like Rabbi Shergill, Indian Ocean, Parikrama and Sushmit Sen among others to raise funds for the victims of the Uttarakhand floods

June 2013, Uttarakhand being ravaged by the floods. Hundreds of people were killed, entire villages swept away and thousands of people left displaced and homeless.

To show their support and raise funds for the flood victims rock band Parikrama in collaboration with Leap Foundation has brought together various bands and singers from across the country under one roof for an event called United Unplugged Uttarakhand.

The featured list includes well known names like Rabbi Shergill, Indian Ocean, Parikrama, Advaita, Hari & Sukhmani, Them Clones, Adil & Vasundhara, Bandish, Sushmit Sen Chronicles, Dhruv Visvanath, Jasleen Royal, Sonam Kalra and Run.

We caught up with Subir Malik of band Parikrama and Sushmit Sen from Sushmit Sen Chronicles to tell us more about the event.

United Unplugged Uttarakhand will be performing on 19 July at Manhattan, The Craft Brewery, Golf Course Road, Gurgaon.