World Music Day or Fete de la Musique originates in France and is celebrated world wide. The day is marked by performances by musicians on streets and out door spaces, free of cost for the public CityFM89 is hosting a musical concert to celebrate World Music Day in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad on Friday, June 22, 2012 at 6:00 PM. We would like to take this opportunity to invite your prestigious TV channel to cover the event. For further details please refer to the contacts given below.
Since 2007 CityFM89’s World Music Day concert has enjoyed enormous success with bands such as Mauj, ADP, Mole, Farhad Hamayun from Overload, Symt and many more. This year CityFM89 has once again invited popular as well as underground musicians to help Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad celebrate World Music Day.
This year’s performers are:
- In Karachi – Venue: Port Grand
- Sketches (Featured in Coke Studio 4)
- Sara Haider (Featured in Uth Records 2.0) & Spoonful
- Children’s Academy of Performing Arts
- 7 on 3rd
- Hassan Hussain
In Lahore – Venue: Ali Institute, Ferozepur Road near Gulaab Devi Hospital
- 4 payee (Red Bull Tum Tum Pa National Finalists)
- LUMS Music Society
- Reset Switch
- Mujeeb Mustafa
- Beygairat Brigade
- Poor Rich Boy
In Islamabad – Venue: Islamabad Club
- Maria Fatima Unera Qureshi
- D – Rockracy
As always, CityFM89 hopes to provide a platform to our upcoming musical talents and be a part of the worldwide celebration of the unifying force of music. Exclusive, unplugged studios sessions will also be held on the CityFM89 airwaves the whole week leading up to the event and the best recorded performances from international bands and artists will also be aired.
Previous World Music Day events have been covered by renowned national media sources such as GEO English, MTV Pakistan, Play TV, Aurora magazine, Daily Times Newspaper, Dawn Images, K2 TV, Hum TV, City 42 etc. We would appreciate any efforts to cover the celebrations of World Music Day and the bands that are performing on our stages.
To cover the event, please submit the name and contact details of the representative of your organization, attending the event, in order for us to complete formalities for security reasons.