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The show must go on: Performance artists struggle as gigs go online

Due to the lockdown, artists are turning to online shows but the concept of online concerts are still at a nascent stage making survival difficult for many

Music festival | Indian artists | Lockdown

Erick Massey  |  New Delhi 

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A musician performs at the Kerplunk fundraiser.

In the second week of April, a bunch of independent musicians livestreamed their performances on and Facebook for an online event called Kerplunk, with an appeal to the audience to donate. The campaign was organised by Kaushik Barua and Vikram Singh Kushwaha, founders of Qrated, a community organisation that promotes independent artists and musicians.



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First Published: Fri, May 15 2020. 20:50 IST