An evening of enchanting music with Lucky Ali
Break Free -The Ultimate Music Fest is an interesting initiative by Forum Mall, aimed at providing a platform to encourage budding musicians.
The four day long gala saw music enthusiasts from all over Bangalore leaving the audience and judges equally spell-bound with their gripping performances. The city’s best emerging artists and bands were overwhelmed by the opportunity to flaunt their flair and be judged by the best in the music industry.
The first day of this four-day long festival, took off with the classical music auditions and breathtaking performances. “By granting these upcoming musicians a stage to showcase their talent, Forum has undertaken the noble endeavor of promoting classical music”, mentioned Sri R.K. Padmanabhan. World music and fusion was the theme of the second day and the musical feats left Judge Amit Heri convinced that ‘Namma Bengaluru’ has no dearth of talent. Bands ‘Fused’ and ‘Rhythmic Energy’ broke through to win a chance to perform at the grand finale.
The third day of the musical fest was dedicated to rock music and the awe-inspiring feats impressed rock maestros – Galeej Gurus, who adjudged the competition. The end of the day, crammed with full blown performances, saw ‘Hungry’, ‘Distortion Culture’ and ‘The Roll Call’ advance to the final. The grand finale of the competition granted the best talents from all genres of music, an opportunity to perform before the guest-of-honour - Lucky Ali. The ‘Man with the Velvet Voice’ also graced the occasion with his soulful numbers – ‘O Sanam’ and ‘Sunoh’.
“This has been a tremendous opportunity for youngsters to showcase their talent. The challenge is not merely in winning but more importantly, participating with faith in one's self. Music is always from the heart and can only express fine emotions”, says the musical legend.”