AKHU (Imphal Talkies & The Howlers) Live at The Humming Tree
Akhu is a singer/songwriter and frontman of the folk rock band ‘Imphal Talkies & The Howlers’. He started as a solo artist singing in the streets of New Delhi at various protest events. At The Humming Tree he will be doing a solo set performing songs of resistance; songs against militarisation and the draconian act Armed Forces Special Powers Acts (AFSPA).
His home state Manipur has witnessed ethnic conflicts for decades and Akhu’s performance will tell stories of ethnic conflict victims. Akhu also has been working with 60 children as part of his children music project “A Native Tongue Called Peace” where an attempt is being made to bring peace between various ethnic tribes and communities in Manipur. He will also perform songs which he has written with the children.
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Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
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- 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm
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