Artistes and musicians the world over are at the moment coping with canceled concert events, excursions & even recordings. Most are freelancers & these are robust occasions through which it is very important discover modern methods to not solely survive however hold a relationship along with your followers. Sona Mohapatra has at all times traveled her personal path & earned nice cultural forex together with her music, social commentary & genuine presence, one on one engagement with followers & even nay-sayers & trolls on social media. Sona ran a contest efficiently lately on her pages, with hundreds collaborating, the place her followers had been requested to establish three iconic seems to be from her music movies & guess the songs. The primary twenty to reply accurately had been chosen as winners who may ship in a favourite tune request of theirs together with somebody or one thing they wished to dedicate it to.
One of the best praise for any artist is when all such requests are from their very own careers repertoire, not covers & since a lot of Sona’s songs are composed by her associate Ram Sampath & each are at dwelling for a change, she has requested Ram, who is generally introverted & pleased creating alone within the studios to affix her on this dwell efficiency by enjoying the keys together with her.
Sona confirms the plan, including, “Aside from performing these songs acoustically, we additionally plan to share behind the scenes anecdotes of when Ram & I labored on not solely our albums collectively however movies like Delhi Stomach, Talaash, Fukrey, exhibits like Satyamev Jayate & Coke Studio. What’s completely different & particular is that followers will have the ability to ask us questions then & there which we are able to reply & additionally they’ll have interaction with one another & share suggestions & banter! A singular neighborhood expertise with out jeopardizing the thought of social distancing which may be very essential for India to flatten the curve & conquer this disaster collectively. Nothing cheers & heals higher than music & for all of us, human contact & camaraderie in these robust occasions is welcome!”