Sunday 17 July 7:30pm
Songlines Music Awards 2011 Best Newcomer winner Raghu Dixit was the highest selling non-film music artist in India in 2009, an indication of his huge popularity in the country where Bollywood is king.
The debut album, Antaragni – The Fire Within, reached number 4 on the Official UK World Music Chart in May 2011. His sound mixes Indian traditional music with folk rock, dominated by his soaring voice.
The media buzz in the UK intensified following an appearance on BBC's "Later with Jools Holland” in November 2010 which resulted in the performed song reaching number 2 on the UK iTunes World Music Chart.
For more information visit http://raghudixit.com/