Interview With Lesle Lewis - Get Candid Episode 4

A musician whose songs are hummed by fans belonging to varying generations and whose career graph is a rare example of every endeavour turning into a trend – Lesle Lewis has given new paradigms to Indian music scene on a consistent basis. In a career spanning over three decades, Lesle has reinvented the sound of Indian Pop Music many a times. His collaboration with veteran singer Hariharan, known as Colonial Cousins, his fabulous remix album with Asha Bhosle, his work in the Coke Studio India – each has been a game changer of sorts.

As a composer, as a musican, as a performer and as a music producer Lesle Lewis has enthralled the audiences always. No college do in India ends without his cult songs like ‘Pal’ , ‘Yaaron’ and ‘Pari hu main’.

The exuberant musician was in Ahmedabad to perform under his brand new initiative Connect with Fans. With a genuine urge to connect with his fans, young and old, Lesle has decided to travel for a year, and perform at concerts, completely FREE. Yes you heard it right – FREE. In the era of digital releases and unseen viewers and subscribers, Lesle wishes to take the step to build a real contact with a real audience. Another potential Trend he might just set, unknowingly!

In this candid interview, Himanshu Nainani of talks about the past the present and the future of the musical journey of the affable musican Lesle Lewis.

Yatra Archives This library in Ahmedabad is 159 years old

Creative Yatra explores a little known library right in the middle of the hustle and bustle of Bhadra Plaza, called ‘Himabhai Institute’.   Lal Darwaja, the biggest hub for hawkers and patrons, where people flock as if everything is been sold… Fernandes Bridge – the most unique book market in Ahmedabad!

The street Fernandes Bridge connects readers with writers, students with publishers and curious beings with the age-old answers they’re looking for. The Chopda Bazaar of Fernandes Bridge is one of the oldest Book Markets in Ahmedabad that serves thousands of people… Discover one of the oldest libraries of Ahmedabad

The oldest library of Ahmedabad, Hazrat Pir Mohammad Shah Library, is blessed with quietness of the mosque that surrounds it. Ahmedabad has internationally carved its identity on the globe through the numerous mosques dotted across the city. The air confined… In ‘Raashi Man’, we see glimpses of the magic that theatre is capable of

The nip in the air for a change was low and expectations were relatively high on the ground open to the sky at the young theatre writer-director Chintan Pandya’s residence for ‘a unique experience’ in the ‘environmental theatre’ format he…