One of the most popular folk fusion Bangla bands Fakira released their debut album Itorpona in association with Major 7th and Inreco. Present at the music launch event were Satrajit Sen, Sayani Datta, Arman Fakir, Aakash Fakir and Sujoy Prasad Chatterjee.
Itorpona, Bangla Band Fakira’s Debut Music Album Launched
The album consists of eight melodious tracks. The songs in this album are those written by Lalon Fakir, Radharomon, Hasan and others. The five members of the band Fakira consists of Timir, Kunal, Chayan, Avinaba and Bunty.
“With the help of folk music, one will be able to alter the emotional and intellectual state in order to understand the basics of life. This is our first album and we have taken great pains to make it the way we wanted it to make it initially” said Timir, the vocalist of Fakira while speaking with Sholoana Bangaliana.
Satrajit Sen who was also present at the music launch ceremony spoke at length about his association with the band. “The music album has been brought out in association with my Company Major 7th. Hence I am associated with this band. The band members have been very cordial and even let me play their musical instruments sometimes”.
“Avoid buying pirated CDs and opt for the original ones. Itorpona is priced at Rs. 149, which is of a similar price like a ticket for a movie. Imagine that you are going for a movie and buy the CD. If you do not feel like buying the music album, then opt for the paid download options” said elocutionist Sujoy Prasad Chatterjee.
Itorpona has the fragrance of the folk music of Bengal. With the soulful voice and the great music arrangements, this is a great music album for those people who want to know about root music of the state.