Acid Pauli, Shigeto, Fakear & More Announced For Echoes of Earth 2019
19 September 2019
Returning for its fourth edition, ecologically focused music festival Echoes of Earth has announced the first phase of its 2019 lineup.
Taking place on 7 and 8 December in Bangalore, the 2-day festival will feature Martin Gretschmann’s club-oriented live set Acid Pauli, Ninja Tune artist Fakear, stylistically-rich electronica act Shigeto with a live ensemble, composer and percussionist Sarathy Korwar, celebrated hang drum and violin duo Daniel Waples & Flavio Lopez, and Israeli electronic indie pop group Garden City Movement. Also included on the lineup are French world and techno fusers La P'tite Fumée, Russian DJ and producer Maskim Dark, prolific New York-based DJ, radio host and producer Natasha Diggs, American-born Filipina singer June Marieezy's experimental act (((O))) and Sri-Lankan blues-rock band The Soul.
Largely produced by recycled and upcycled materials, the festival is not only known for its commitment to environmental concerns but also for supporting homegrown talent. This year, it’s doing so by showcasing the likes of chrms, Gauley Bhai, Stalvart John, Kavya x Chaz, Khasi Bloodz ft. Meba Ofilia alongside India’s underground heavyweights Lifafa, Prabh Deep, Jitter, and Tarun Balani’s solo electronica project Seasonal Affected Beats.
Image: Shigeto by Kristin Adamczyk