MUMBAI: The DEWAR’S Stage is all set to double up the happiness at India’s happiest music festival - BACARDÍ NH7 Weekender, this weekend. The brand is no stranger to putting together immersive music experiences with artists across genres and schools of music, as showcased in its beloved and critically acclaimed DEWARISTS. In this year’s virtual edition of BACARDÍ NH7 Weekender, it’ll showcase artists and sounds across indie-folk, dance, electronica, pop, Sufi, and more, keeping up with its legacy.
Headlined by singer and actress, Shruti Haasan, the DEWAR’S Stage will also host performances by dance/electronica sensation Lifafa, and the beloved songwriter and singer, and DEWARISTS sensation courtesy his track with Ankur Tewari, ‘Dil Beparvah,’ Prateek Kuhad. Taba Chake, the multilingual singer-songwriter, fingerstyle guitar player, performer and dreamer from Doimukh, a small town in Arunachal Pradesh will also be performing on the DEWAR’S Stage alongside musician Popchu.
Singer-songwriter, Prateek Kuhad said, “The first time I played with my band at NH7 Weekender was in Pune in 2013-14 on The Dewarists Stage. Fond memories and looking forward to celebrating with everyone virtually!”
"I have always wanted to be a part of the BACARDÍ NH7 Weekender family. After so many years, finally, it has happened now, and it feels great! It is a festival like no other in our country. The next stop will be to perform live at one of their amazing stages, once the world goes back to normal. I am also thrilled to be performing on the DEWAR’S stage as they always have an incredibly well-curated lineup. They have done it again this year. I will be performing alongside some of the best artists in the world. Super excited for the 5th and the 6th of December," said Taba Chake, on his first performance on DEWAR’S stage and at the festival.
Sharing her excitement to perform at the festival, Shruti Haasan said, "Really happy to be playing at a time like this and with nh7 most of all! It’s beautiful to see all the musicians even if it’s virtually and I feel so thankful to be able to perform and share my music!"
“We’ve had the privilege and great joy of hosting some of the country’s biggest musicians, as well as unique new sounds, genres, and tracks by indie artists on the DEWAR’S stage. We’ve also hosted the most engaged audiences, not only through the music but also gourmet food and Highball experiences at The Doers Club doubling the joy. The DEWAR’S arena has always received an overwhelming response, with audiences jamming together, and this year, as we bring some of the most beloved artists to the viewers across the country in this digital avatar, more people will get a chance to tune in, and we couldn’t be happier to put this together!” said Vijay Dev, Consumer Marketing Lead – Whiskies at Bacardi
The virtual edition will give audiences a chance to tune in to the best of indie across indie-folk, dance, electronica, and more from the comfort of their homes on the 4th and 5th December.