May 14, 2010 22:00
Stazione Leopolda di Firenze | IT
a CityMix project
designed by Andrea Mi
produced by Fabbrica Europa and Musicus Concentus
Talvin Singh live
London singer Talvin Singh grows blending Indian percussion, punk rock and electronic music drunkenly. After moving to India for a period of study of traditional tabloids, he returned to London in the late 1980s and began collaborating with artists such as Sun Ra, Siouxie and the Banshees, Björk, Madonna, DJ Spooky, The Master Musicians of Jajouka , Jay Z and Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. Over the years it develops its distinctive sound based on drum’n’bass and banghra mix.
Multistrumentist, composer and dj, Talvin Singh is the emblem of the fusion between electronics and traditional Indian music.
A virtuoso child-rocking singer, Singh returns to its roots with a new exclusive live project: a fresh approach to classical Indian music, at the same time acoustic and electronic with an extraordinary and innovative musician.
is a great old-fashioned musician, a very technical turntablist, an avid collector and an excellent publisher of the Rajput Pannu dj . global sound. His overwhelming technique combined with a unique musical taste and a deep knowledge of dance music make him a unique artist who can always be amazed by joining different sounds.
In his hypnotic set you can hear him put on time, punk, post-punk, soul, rock, EBM, IDM, soundtracks, electronics, dubstep, beat, an impeccable bpm hike, stitched together by his outstanding scratcher qualities.
After 12 months and 120 days around the world (from Japan to the United States, through Canada, Thailand, India, Australia and half Europe) has developed a completely new and original audio visual set. Scratching together sounds and moving images highlight the contemporary multimedia cut-up status.