PRESENTED BY ASHA AUDIO COMPANY IN A NEW FORMAT
–Celebrating 100 Years Of World Poetry Day With A Fusion Presentation –
Asha Audio Company celebrates 100 years of World Poetry Day with ‘Bidrohi’, recited by Samya from Kazi Nazrul Islam’s poetry. The video also features Anjali, Achintya and Prasun who have different stories of struggle in their life. The audio presentation is designed and programmed by Debasis Shome.
This world poetry day Samya is here with Bidrohi by Kazi Nazrul Islam. A beautiful representation of emotions by Anjali, Achintya and Prasun. Let our emotions out & express ourselves with Bidrohi. Inspite of losing a leg due to cancer, Anjali’s revolt is with herself to fulfill her dreams. Achintya is a transgender guy who is struggling regularly for her existence. Prasun wants to bring revolution through his dance and remove all the odds from the society.
“This is a very bold presentation. The video is a stage theatre that describes rebellion against all the limitations to express own emotions completely. It was overall a nice experience to work with all of them. We are hopeful that the audience will love the song,” said Apeksha Lahiri, Asha Audio Company.
About Asha Audio Company
Asha Audio Company laid its foundation in May 1995 with the blessings of the legendry singer Asha Bhosle. In this journey of over 17 years, the company has been able to build up a catalogue of 400 titles. The audio major took a very bold step to establish contemporary music and launched albums of Mohiner Ghoraguli & Paraspathar in 1995 / 1996, which was followed by Chandrabindoo, Miles, Cactus, Fossils & Lakkhichhara. A major section of the company’s repertoire has been designed with Rabindrasangeet, which has a rich blend of artistes like Hemanta Mukhopahhyay, Debabrata Biswas, Subinoy Roy, Ajoy Chakraborty, Rezwana Chowdhury, Indrani Sen, Srikanta Acharya, Lopamudra Mitra, Jayati Chakraborty and the new age Bollywood playback singers like Shaan, Kavita Krishnamurti, Alka Yagnik, Babul Supriyo and Sadhana Sargam. Modern song segment has albums of Asha Bhosle, Amit Kumar, Kumar Sanu, Raghab Chatterjee, Manomay Bhattacharya, Rupankar & Subhamita amongst others. The company also has a unique collection of “Audio book” of “Sunday Suspense” in 3 volumes. In 2019, the founder of Asha Audio Company, Ms Mahua Lahiri demised.
With the shift towards digitally driven world as the physical format of Audio becoming nonexistent, Asha Audio is also penetrating the digital arena in a major way. Their music is available across digital platforms like Saavn, Gaana, iTunes, Wynk, YouTube, Spotify, rdio. Asha Audio’s YouTube channel has over 7,32,000 subscribers. Through ashaaudio.net, the official website of the company, it is also possible to purchase songs online. Asha Audio is also promoting their musical ventures intensely on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.