Assamese folk music

Artist Dwijen Gogoi makes 27 feet giant Folk Musical Instrument

Artist Dwijen Gogoi makes 27 feet giant Folk Musical Instrument

By- Utpal Sarma There was a time when Bihu used to be different. There were lots of simple folk instruments all around the state of Assam and with the course of time several of them either extinct or forgotten by the people. Two of such instruments used in the Bihu culture of our state were […]

Global Indian Music Academy Nominations – Angaraag Mahanta on the run with Assamese folk music

Global Indian Music Academy Nominations – Angaraag Mahanta on the run with Assamese folk music

By- Correspondent | Date- August 12, 2011 Singer Angaraag Mahanta, also known as Papon, is in run for the award of the best folk singer/ album of India. The Global Indian Music Academy (GIMA) awards announced their nominations for this year’s awards yesterday and two of Angaraag Mahanta’s music albums Gomseng and Phagunar Gaan have […]