Friday, 21 January, 2022

James enthralls audience at ICCB

James enthralls audience at ICCB
Popular rock singer James performs at the concert ‘November Rain’. —SUN photo

Country’s rock legend James enthralled the audience at International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in the capital on Friday. He performed at a concert titled ‘November Rain’ organised by Brandmyth Communications at Noboratri Hall of ICCB.

James rendered some popular songs, including, ‘Lais Fita Lais’, ‘Sultana Bibiana’, ‘Esho Ullash Kori’, ‘Deewana Mastana’, ‘Ami Tarai tarai Rotiye Dibo’ and ‘Bheegi Bheegi’ at the event.

Besides Nagarbaul, popular bands Artcell, Cryptic Fate, Black, Viking, Savagery, Plasmic Knock and Fuge performed their popular songs at the concert.

After a long hiatus, rock icon James returned to concerts with this mega event, which makes this concert special. Another highlight of the concert is that the three bands of the ‘ABC generation’ -- Artcell, Black and Cryptic Fate -- performed on the same stage again after so long. 

A large number of audiences thronged the concert hall to enjoy the first winter concert of 2021.

The event started at 4.00pm with the performance of the rock band ‘Fuge’. The band performed their popular numbers at the concert. Then, the line up ‘Plasmic Knock’, Savagery, Viking, Black, Cryptic Fate and Artcell took the floor one after another.

Much of their delight, before 1.00pm, a long queue of Youths including girls seen at  entrance gate of the concert hall to admit inside it.

Then, song lovers drove the stage premises and enjoyed songs.

At evening, when ‘Viking’ showed their performance, every corner of the Noboratri Hall of ICCB fulfilled with people crowd.

After ‘Viking’, audience enjoyed the popular songs of ‘Black’, ‘Cryptic Fate’ and ‘Artcell’. Every troupe sang a number of songs including patriotic and romantic that continued till 9:30pm.

Then, the main attraction of the concert James started performance. When James took the stage, hundreds of spectators, mainly youngsters, burst out in loud cheers as they chanted ‘James bhai! James bhai!’  

Then, to the delight of the audience his started performance with his popular song ‘Lais Fita Lais’. When James sang one of his evergreen songs, ‘Ami Tarai tarai Rotiye Dibo’, the audience began to sing along with him.

Later, he sang some hit numbers. James wrapped up his performance with the song ‘Bheegi Bheegi’. After James performance the satiated audience trooped out of the hall.