NSPA Presents Neeraj Arya and Dhammrakshit Randive
National Streets for Performing Arts (NSPA) that has been hosting musical performances at Railway Stations on the Mumbai Western Rail network. The artists performing at KGAF are Neeraj Arya (singing Kabir Dohas) and Dhammarakshit Randiva's Marathi theatrical music.
Genre: Kabir Rock
A self-taught musician Neeraj draws inspiration from the music of Indian Ocean and philosophy of Sant Kabir which are discernible in his folk and fusion compositions. Neeraj has managed and sung lead vocals for two bands- the erstwhile Manzil and Makeshift (known for its Kabir Rock repertoire).
Genre: Contemporary Marathi Folk
Instruments: Harmonium, Keyboard, Dafli, Dimdi, Tuntuna
Dhammrakshit, better known as Dhamm, hails from the hills of Satara, Maharashtra. Holding a Bachelors in Social Work and Diploma in Performing Folk Art from the Maharashtra Lok Kala Akademi, Dhamm seeks to bring about ‘Social Change through Art’.