India, July – AR Rahman to conceptualize his First India Road Tour after two decades and to travel to four different cities In India & Sydney for one of his most highly anticipated tours.
The legendary icon will embark on a one-month long expedition touring Kolkata and Ahmedabad in October to give fans a once in a lifetime opportunity to witness a live interactive theatrical experience encompassing his award winning musical renditions over the years blended with state of the art technology, great visual effects, synchronised choreography and powerful dance arrangements. The tour aims to showcase the technological progression of the music industry through a modern interactive presentation featuring high voltage music in its purest form. As part of this tour, the enigmatic legend will be travelling to Sydney to put up an exhilarating performance at the All Phones Arena on the 24th of August . Interestingly this is the very first time in 20 years; the world figure will be embarking on a road tour of this stature.
AR Rahman states, Music for me is an expression of unconditional and unlimited love. I find joy in the smallest of pleasures which I share with the world through my music. This tour is a gesture of the love I have for my fans in India and I thank Techfront and Rapport Global Events for putting this together. I want to closely interact with my fans while we celebrate my music at the tour. We are a great prosperous musical nation and tours like these are a great way to rekindle the connect with the audiences on a more personalised level. Music is the language of the souls and what cannot be put into words can be expressed through music. I would like to take this opportunity to give back to my fans what they gave me. We hope that this will mark a new beginning for many more such tours that will benchmark the music industry.
24th August, Sydney, Australia All Phones Arena
1st October, Kolkata, India Salt Lake Stadium
12th October, Visakhapatnam, India Indira Priyadarshini Cricket Stadium
20th October, Jaipur, India Bhawani Niketan Education Trust
27th October, Ahmedabad, India Sardar Patel Stadium