Upcoming Festival Events At a Glance
The Festival is officially on! Day one has come and gone leaving behind the most successful opening night the HSBC City of Bhangra Festival has ever seen. There are still eight more days left to go in this cultural celebration. We have performers from around the globe, from right here in Vancouver, and from all the way in the UK and Punjab here to celebrate Bhangra music at its best. Tonight we have a celebration that includes hip-hop mash ups, live vocals, dance battles and electrifying live performances. Be sure to catch Influx at the Surrey Art Gallery. This is a taste of what's to come, don't miss out on a chance to be part of the movement for the 9th Annual HSBC City of Bhangra Festival.
Day 1 of the Festival Recap
Thursday night was the first night of the 2013 HSBC City of Bhangra Festival, and what a night it was. Performers included Paul Bray on the percussion, Celso Machado, Kurai Mubaiwa, Jack Duncan, Karn Bhuller highlighting their diverse and dynamic musical abilities and Amika Kushwaha and Susan Nase showcasing their talents of storytelling through dance. Not only did we have an amazing line up of incredible performers, but the audience, fans and followers came through to show their love and support for Bhangra music and the HSBC City of Bhangra Festival! rePercussion Vancouver was SOLD OUT! The vibe was unlike any other festival, the energy was through the roof and the love was undeniable. This was one of the most successful opening night's the City of Bhangra Festival has ever seen! Be sure to catch our second rePercussion event in Surrey on June 6th. Click here for more information.