A Report on A Minor - 2008
- Bringing back yesteryears -
By Borun Thokchom *
SPADES, one of the leading Event Management team of Manipur organized a concert entitled "A Minor" Bringing back yesteryears which was an evening of country music, oldies, classic rock and blues at GM Hall Imphal on 31st May 08.
(See announcement link here).
The show began with "Time" from Pink Floyd by Bulo from Krad O’ Beats and Bungobi from CYGNUS as a duet.
Hits of the yesteryears like Proud Mary, Tulsa time, Ob-la-di Ob-la-da, I started a joke, Rhinestone cowboy were presented by Bulo and Bungobi had Ready for love, What can I do, Cocaine, if u think u know how to love me, I shot the sheriff in his chart.
Upcoming young female artists like Phila and Anjie enthralled the large crowd with songs like Imagine, Country Road, That Don’t Impress Me Much, Love U More Than I Can Say, Let It Be, Rhythm Of The Fallin Rain, etc.
The young crowd's attention was driven by a few songs from Sando, a pioneer rock artist of the state with his numbers like Black Magic Woman, Wasted Sunset, Wonderful Tonight, etc.
AAris, a 9 yrs old boy the youngest among the artists with his number behind blue eyes took the crowd by surprise. The crowd loved it and sang along loud.
Unlike previous concerts in Manipur the show went on to continue till late at night with the crowd enjoying the show. In most gel and enthusiasm thus the concert organized by spades proved to be a great success in bringing back yesteryears to the generation x.
Check out this concert picture gallery here.
* Borun Thokchom, a Reporter for NE TV, provided this information to e-pao.net. The writer can be contacted at borun_thokchom(at)yahoo(dot)com . This announcement was webcasted on June 19, 2008.
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