The Humming Tree , a happening music venue & bar for music lovers is a fun and friendly place to have delicious food, wicked drinks and congenial thoughts in an authentic environment during the day and a diverse music venue with extra-ordinary sound at night. Expect nice people, a relaxed atmosphere, personal service and, most importantly, fantastic gigs from artists all around India and the world.
Literary events, live music performances and the lovely roof-top makes it a must visit on the Bangalore list!
EventsHigh brings you the incredible events lined up at The Humming Tree- Hum Along & Have Fun!
Bombay Bassment is a four-piece hip-hop/drum n bass band from Mumbai, formed in 2010. The group is an urban outfit made of two Goans, one South Indian and one African. This mix of artists from diverse backgrounds has led to a sound that defines the grass roots of each, the outcome of which is an upbeat blend of hip-hop, rap, reggae, funk, and drum ‘n bass.
When: Friday, 17 June 2016 , 9:00PM
Entry: Free – RSVP Here.
Hip-hop has arrived in the city of gardens as The Humming Tree and DesiHipHop.com are proud to present the Hum Hip-Hop Project. A monthly showcase, the night will feature India’s burgeoning hip-hop talent and supporting acts. Along with host Smokey the Ghost, this month we have Third Degree, Bijju and Su.1.
When: Saturday, 18 June 2016 , 9:00PM
Entry : Rs. 500, Book Here
The Under 25 Lit’ Fest 2016 is a celebration of the growing community of young writers, poets, literature enthusiasts, avid readers and some of the most acclaimed authors from around the country.Expect speaker sessions, workshops, activities, book launches, open mics, slam poetry, pop up libraries and so so much more.
Bangalore-based progressive rock veterans Slain released their acclaimed debut album Here & Beyond in 2010, at a sold-out show featuring the band backed by a live choir called the Choral Riff. From there, they have had the privilege to share stages with bands such as Mr. Big, Iron Maiden, MEshugah and Epica to name a few. Slain then took this unique production to several massive festivals in India over the next couple of years. Having released two new singles, Firesea & New Genesis, the band continues to be known for their infectious songwriting, intelligent musicianship, and hard-hitting sound.
When: Sunday 19 June 2016 , 8:30PM
Entry: Free for All the “Under 25 Lit Fest” attendees , Non-Attendees Rs.300/-
It’s time to laugh out loud with the comedy experts. Hosted by Vamsidhar Bhogaraju, the performing artists are Kritarth Srinivasan, Kelsey Alyssa Willman and Bangalore’s leading comedian, Praveen Kumar
When: Tuesday, 21 June 2016 |7:00PM
Entry: Rs.250, Tickets at Venue.
Curating the nuances of percussion with the energy of the hang drum, Thaalavattam and Daniel Waples come together to create a fervent organic collaboration. Thaalavattam, which means ‘A Circle of Rhythm’, is Montry’s percussion-project that harnesses the universal power of music to inspire people to REDUCE, REUSE, and RETUNE. Daniel Waples is famously known to travel the world & inspire smiles whilst spreading the gospel of the Hand Pan. Their mesmerizing rhythm shall travel through the diversities of the country making this tour an ever-evolving, experimental and soulful experience.
Saturday, 25 June 2016 , 9:00PM
Entry: Rs.500, Book Here
Celebrating the art of storytelling and joy of listening to stories, The Lime Diaries are back. An evening dedicated to hearing thought-provoking and hilarious tales from the road, The Lime Diaries has previously hosted storytellers like Suhel Seth, Kunal Vijaykar, Rubi Chakravarti, Danish & Yasmin Sait and Lakshmi Rebecca. The Lime Diaries was started in Bangalore in May 2015, by Beyond Travel, an experience-led travel company with a simple goal: To help you discover and plan unforgettable vacations and experiences.
When: Tuesday, 28 June 2016 , 7:00PM
Entry: Free, RSVP Here.
It is time to head to the parts of India that even many Indians don’t know about, on the bike, train, bus (and whatever they could find) rides of engineer-turned-neuroscientist Mauktik Kulkarni and American-student-turned-vagabound Samantha Jo Fitzsimons, captured through the eyes of National Award winning Director, Mr. Brahmanand Singh! Assemble at The Humming Tree at 8 pm and begin at 8:30 pm, sharp! Mautkik Kulkarni, Executive Producer and co-anchor of Riding on a Sunbeam will be there at the screening, and have an informal discussion with the audience, post – screening!
Thursday, July 7 at 8 PM – 11 PM
Entry: Rs. 200, Book Here.
After two successful first editions in March & May this year, we are hosting another Bangalore edition of Sustainability Drinks – an event that provides an opportunity to meet other people interested in creating a more sustainable world, exchange ideas and hear different perspectives about the social and environmental challenges we face. Attendees meet a wide range of passionate people who are interested in making a positive difference.
When: Tuesday, July 12 at 7 PM – 9 PM
Entry Free, RSVP Here.