What are you doing this Holi?? If you dont know or havent planned and want to smile, have beautiful people around, play with colours and listen to great music, this festival is for you.
Of course, This Holi Cow is the year of the PaGLi…. !!!
Its the maddest girl in the maddest music festival… Tritha a.k.a. PaGLI
Backed by her French electric band with best bassist of the year Tony Bass (SKA VEngers fame) and mad drummer Paul Schneiter (Menwhopause, SPACE fame).
Joined by the Pagla Baul from Santiniketan, world travelled Kartik Das Baul, and the folk superstar beatboxer from the Manganiyar folk community of Rajastha, Rais Khan.
Also featuring PaGLi dancer Parvati Tampi, recently awarded at the UN Women Achievement Awards in India.And many more surprises.
This is going to be be a killer set.
Read on to know more what else will be happening at Holi cow this year !!
Earthy World and Folk meets high energy fusion electronica
SHAIR + FUNC (Bom/NY)
AKHIL + NASHA & COW COLLABORATORS (Del/Global)
JACK IN THE BOX (Berlin/Outer Space)
MUST QALANDAR COLLECTIVE (India/Global)
DELHI DRUMMERS (Delhi)
H.E.A.V.Y: Dale + Jitter + Grain
Foot stomping, head spinning, flip flopping, trip hopping, skinny dipping, moooombastic Electronic Dance Music experiments
XI AKSHAI SARIN
MERRY MADSTERS COLLECTIVE
And MORE to be added
Everybuddy MUST get boned. You know what we mean Chill out, spread in the grass, get on the blue bus, bum out, throw your head back and kick up your heels to easy, wispy, laid back melange of blues, rock, alternative and genre independent music and poetry.
TRITHA ELECTRIC WITH FOLK-O-RAMA FRIENDS (IND/Global)
G*NDU CIRCUS (KOL/Somewhere else)
GANESH TALKIES (KOL)
SHAKEY RAYS (Chennai)
AVI & THE UPRISING (DEL/N.E)
AL FAEDA COLLECTIVE (Nobody knows where they come from and where they go)
D CLUB PROJEKT (DEL/Global)
For your udder side and we dont know what or who that is – so lets keep it that way for now. Watch this space as the cows begin to graze.
The Watering Holes:
Tank up and quench your thirst or simply get smashed at over 6 fully stocked bars serving a crazy mix of your fix. Having said that, The Sober Cow requests you to drink responsibly. If things do get out of hands The Sober Cow will not allow you to drive back and will arrange a driver/cab from homesafe.com (our safe driving partners)
The Fodder House:
Lip smacking treats, street food from the finest of India and around – a Good Cow wouldnt count calories – not when the best gastronomical delights are being dished out. The Cow says – time to pig it out!
The Fat Cow Lounge:
For the ones who want a little more luxury and privacy, The Fat Cow lounge offers a private bar, cocktail and wine menu, premium liquor, butler service, special food menu, laidback seating, private toilets and other fine trappings that make you a fat, Happy Cow. MOO!
The Beer Barn:
Beer Gardens are just beer gardens and then there is The Beer Barn. With brews from around the world and bites to boot, this barn gets you to bring out the bounce in the belly – without guilt. Special seating, dedicated bars, exclusive entertainment et al. The Cow urges you to Burp away with your Buds. MOO!
Organic Color: Organic Cow uses only pure organic color and urges you to take it from us and not bring chemical colors from outside. With this gesture, you also become a part of saving the planet and also funding an NGO which produces this color with the help of underprivileged and marginalized women.
Foam and Bubble Baths
Bhanged substances: Stuff you can get away with on Holi – special hedonistic treats in form of kulfi, smoothies and cakes
And moochos moochos moochos more (watch this space for additions)
The currency and the moolah for all this fun, madness and cultural regeneration is as follows:
Simple Cow Passes: Rs. 1500/- (Early Cow Offer)
Fat Cow Passes: Rs. 3000/- gets you access to private lounges and a welcome drink. Once inside you can avail the following at special prices: premium and private bar, cocktails and wine, special food menu, butler service etc. (Private loos too
Book passes at http://www.kyazoonga.com/
Support Passes available at our friendly, neighborhood, Cow Friends outlets:
Zorba, MG Road, Near Sultanpur Metro Station
CP: Q’BA, @LIVE, Barking Street, Beer Cafe (Janpath)
Hauz Khas Village: Raasta, Fork You, OTB, Yeti, ZIRO, ZO
Vasant Kunj: Beer Cafe (Amby Mall), PUNK (DLF Promenade)
Saket: The Beer Cafe (DLF Mall), One Boulevard, PUNK (Select City Walk)
GK 1: BoomBox Cafe
Lajpat Nagar: 440 Hertz
Vasant Vihar: Turquoise Cottage
South Ex: Cafe Morrison
Khan Market: Boom Box Cafe
West Delhi: Beer Cafe (Kirti Nagar), Cafe Cruz (Rajouri)
Gurgaon: Attitude Alive, Turquoise Cottage, Chinese That Cafe, Beer Cafe (Amby Mall)
Many more to be added soon!
Part of the proceeds will go towards funding music and art education for underprivileged children
To buy food, drinks and other things at the festival – you can purchase coupons at various counters.
We will provide you with water proof zip pouches to keep your phones and money safe.
All credit cards accepted at the festival to keep it paper free – if you know what we mean another one of your initiatives to save trees.
Private Festival – Rights of Admission reserved. If your conduct is found to be out of line, The Cow will deny you entry (even if you have a pass) or eject you from the festival if found misbehaving. We are very very very concerned about the safety and security of our fans. We endeavor it to be the most happy, mad, chilled out experience for all our divine bovines.
No food, alcohol, cigarettes allowed
No chemical colors allowed
Strictly no Drugs. Zero tolerance to Drugs.
LIne Up and timings subject to change
It is a kid happy festival so feel free to bring the little ones. Kids below 12 enter free.
As a self-funded and fan-supported festival The Cow requests you to make it happen in the nicest possible way.
Lets all keep it crazy, peaceful, clean and green.
So what are we waiting for? Lettuce bring it onnnnn my lovely crazieeeeees!