Playing with Khiyo this saturday at the King's Head in Crouch End - featuring the amazing Sohini Alam. Considering the other acts, it should be a magical night... starts at 8, we're on second.
"Khiyo is a band that gives Bengali heritage music a modern acoustic sound... The band is named Khiyo after a letter of the Bengali alphabet. It is a unique letter that, whilst being a combination of two letters, has an identity of its own. Similarly, though the band members have backgrounds that include Western classical, rock, jazz, blues, Nazrul Sangeet, Bengali folk and Indian classical, the amalgamation of the whole has a singularly identifiable sound"