Ziro Music Festival 2012 starts on 14th September through 16th September. It is a 3day long music festival held at the picturesque backdrop of the beautiful plateau and headquarter of Lower Subansiri District, Ziro in Arunachal Pradesh. Ziro Music Festival is believed to be one of North East India’s most vibrant music and arts festival.

Ziro Music Festival 2012 has a great line-up set out to rock this September with bands like Lou Majaw and The Vinyl Records. Here’s the line-up for this year’s event:

  • The Vinyl Records (Arunachal/Delhi)
  • Lou Majaw (Shillong)
  • Digital Suicide (Guwahati)
  • Street Stories (Shillong)
  • Lucid Recess (Guwahati)
  • Omak Komut Collective (Arunachal)
  • The Dirty Strikes (Manipur)
  • Frisky Pints (Mizoram)
  • OFF (Nagaland)
  • Dayglocrazie (Assam/Delhi)
  • Tritha Electric (Delhi)
  • Space (Delhi)
  • Alisha Batth (Mumbai)
  • Blek (Mumbai)
  • Aftertaste (Mumbai)
  • Sky Rabbit (Mumbai)
  • Teddy Boy Kill (Delhi)
  • Peter Cat Recording Co. (Delhi)
  • Menwhopause (Delhi)

The tickets for the Ziro Music Festival are priced at 1000INR for a single day entry and 2500INR for the entire 3days. You can book your tickets online here. If you are planning to attend this great musical event, you will need to get an ILP (Inner Line Permit) to enter Arunachal. You can download the ILP form here. For more info, visit http://zirofestival.com/

The Ziro Music Festival is slowly gaining popularity and could probably be touted as the Woodstock of India in a few more years time. So come September and Ziro will come alive with music and arts! Be there!