Posted on March 23, 2011 at 2:56 am

Events Music What's Happenin'

What do Blitz, Deesha, and H-Dhami have in common?

What do Blitzkrieg, Deesha and H-Dhami have in common?

They’re all going to be at this year’s Desi FEST showcase at the annual Juno FEST!

Canada’s Desi FEST will feature talented artists like two time Asian Music Award nominee and rap artist with 4 top ten singles on the BBC Asian Network, Blitzkrieg, 2007 JUNO nominee for R&B/Soul Recording of the year Deesha and Pakistani folk artist Ef-Khan!

Some of  UK’s biggest Bhangra superstars, Juggy D and H-Dhami will also be at the Desi-FEST!

This showcase is a part of the Desi FEST and JunoFEST concert series which celebrates cultural diversity. The event is a musical fusion ranging from traditional eastern, modern western and regionally inspired music; it’s a platform that bridges barriers within the music world.

“The JUNO’s celebrate the best in Canadian music and for desiFEST to be partnered with JunoFest for this South Asian showcase is an incredible step forward,” says Sathish Bala, CEO and Founder, desiFEST. “This showcase is part of our desiFEST Concert Series, aimed at showcasing the growing talented musicians within the South Asian community, and we hope to continue this new relationship with JunoFest for many years to come.”

It will be held on March 25th at the Courthouse lounge in Toronto this year and is presented by Luv to Bhang. Keep it locked on Urban Asian to find out all the highlights from this year’s Desi FEST!