Shemekia to go back to the Mahindra Blues Festival
Sharing his thoughts on the evolution of the festival, Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group said, “The seventh year of the Mahindra Blues Festival is surely going to live up to what Mumbai expects—a world class festival with a world class line-up. Join us in welcoming Shemekia Copeland and Quinn Sullivan back to the Mahindra Blues Festival along with the other fantastic Blues artists. We are delighted to see Mumbai’s Mahindra Blues tribe grow year after year.”
[…] Three-time Grammy nominee, Shemekia Copeland who is no stranger to the Indian blues scene after she opened the first ever Mahindra Blues Festival in 2011 will add her brand of music and lyrics to contemporary blues, roots, and soul while singer-songwriter Janiva Magness, a beloved figure in the Americana, blues and roots world will blend the acoustic and electric to create an alternative sound.
“Ready for the Blues? Catch Copeland in February” writes Mohua Das for the Times of India, before Shemekia Copeland’s performance at the Mahindra Blues Festival, in Mumbai, India, on February 12th, 2017.
Read the full story in the Times of India.