HomeNewsThe Dire Straits Experience Is Heading To India This March! Rajrishi Murthi February 10, 2017 News Yes, this news is indeed true! Legendary British rock band Dire Straits are heading to India this March to treat fans to their globally popular live show, ‘The Dire Straits Experience‘. Set to perform in Gurgaon and Bengaluru on March 17 and March 19 respectively as part of 100 Pipers ‘Play for a Cause’ event, the upcoming shows will mark the debut of the iconic outfit on Indian soil. Known for their timeless creations like ‘Sultans of Swing‘, ‘Romeo and Juliet’ and more, the band will be led by Chris White, Chris Whitten, and Terence Reis. Moreover, a part of the proceeds from ticket sales will be donated for the building of water conservation structures to benefit several villages in Rajasthan. In a recent statement, White said: “India has always been on our list and we are very excited to play in India. Our two city tour in India, in Gurgaon and Bangalore, is to support the 100 Pipers ‘Play for a Cause’ initiative to provide water to villages in Rajasthan. The power of music is incredible and it brings together people across nations and cultures. We are happy to become a part of this great event which is bringing music and artists together to make a difference to society.” Stay tuned for the latest updates. Source: Radio and Music Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.