An absolute first for The Brook sees Raghu Dixit, an Indian best-selling singer-songwriter, producer and Bollywood composer, bringing his tuneful folk-rock with an Indian edge to our stage. Dixit has a powerful and beautiful voice with soul. See him at The Brook as part of his highly anticipated UK Tour.
“A Marvellous Sound!” - Jools Holland
“Raghu Dixit is one of India’s most inventive and charismatic artists” - The Guardian
“Blessed with a versatile, earthy and soulful voice” - Viji Alles, UK Asian
“Must hear!” - TimeOut Mumbai
Often hailed as India’s biggest cultural & musical export, Raghu Dixit’s unique brand of infectious, happy music transcends age, genre, and even language. His music is strongly rooted in Indian traditions and culture and is presented with a very contemporary, global sound.
From playing to over 100,000 people in his home state to the John Peel Stage at Glastonbury, an appearance on Jools Holland and even playing for the Queen of England and the entire Royal Family, Raghu Dixit has done quite a bit!
His second studio album ‘Jag Changa’ was Songlines Editor’s ‘Top of the world’ album choice for December 2014.
The Real Raj is a singer songwriter who has been playing live for the last couple of years in pubs, clubs, intimate festivals and charity raising gigs around the South Coast of the UK. Depending on when you catch him you will find him playing guitar, harmonica, tambourine, mandolin, kazoo or ukulele - not necessarily in order or all at the same time but sometimes very close.