ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Article » Fatboy Slim looking forward to gorge on Indian food
 

Fatboy Slim looking forward to gorge on Indian food

Hoping to get my taste buds kicking in India: Fatboy Slim
By Radhika Bhirani (IANS)
Sat, May 05, 2012 08:16:56 GMT
 

Fatboy Slim looking forward to gorge on Indian food
He is set for his maiden performance in India and hopes to party the evenings away, but British musician Norman Quentin Cook aka Fatboy Slim, also wants to dig his fingers into Indian delicacies, and take local items like bindis and dhotis with him back home.

The acclaimed disc jockey (DJ), electronic dance musician and record producer, will perform at HUDA Grounds in Gurgaon Saturday and at EZONE Club in Bangalore Sunday.

What's he expecting from Indian fans?

"Great audiences and mind blowing production," Cook, who has earlier visited Goa, told IANS in an email interview.

Known for chartbusters like "Weapon of choice", "Praise you", "The Rockafeller Skank" and "Right Here Right Now", Cook looks forward to come face-to-face with Indian music lovers.

"I plan to meet some of them backstage and give everyone else a lifetime experience where I am going to be partying the evening away with them," added the 48-year-old.

He is also said to have made special efforts to make the gigs memorable, and one of them is to have learnt saying, "Namaste".

Fatboy Slim says he is a "foodie", and no wonder he wants to try out some spicy Indian delicacies.

"I'm quite a foodie and I don't get a lot of Indian food around the world. I'm hoping, I can get my taste buds kicking," he said.

He has a shopping list, which also includes items like dhoti and bindi.

"I am a great fan of localised items that I can take back home as a memory," he added.

The Indian edition of Fatboy Slim India Tour is being brought to the country by 6th Dimension Entertainment Pvt. Ltd in association with Elements Inc. and supported by Submerge and 3rd Rock Entertainment.

His Gurgaon gig is priced at Rs.1,500 for normal entry and Rs.4,000 for VIP entry, while the tickets in both categories for Bangalore are priced at Rs.250 more.

He is the next international artist to tour India after Grammy Award-winning DJ and music producer David Guetta.

Cook says it is a positive trend that the country is welcoming international talent with such gusto.

"Cross-overs are always advantageous and I like the idea of talent meetings on one stage through multi-faceted collaborations," he said.

However, he is not immediately planning any collaboration with any Indian artists.

"No collaborations as of now. I'm not too familiar with Indian artists but would be open to meeting them in due course of time," he said.

Cook also has no plans to release any new albums.

"At this moment in my career I'm concentrating on DJing and not really in the studio. Apart from the odd tune with the (British hip hop duo) Rizzle Kicks, I am a travelling minstrel," he quipped.
I have had 300 crore crushes: Parineeti Chopra
 
HOT: Sofia Vergara flaunts her curves on Mexican GQ
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
DJ Fatboy Slim enthralls Gurgaon
DJ Fatboy Slim enthralls Gurgaon
Fatboy Slim all set to enthrall Indian music lovers
Fatboy Slim all set to enthrall Indian music lovers
Fatboy Slim to perform in India
Fatboy Slim to perform in India
Tags :
comments powered by Disqus


 
Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Photo Galleries 

Aishwarya Rai, Abhishek Bachchan at Pro Kabaddi League final

Mahesh Babu at ‘Aagadu’ audio release

Juhi Chawla, Sohail Khan at Sirf Keval Sigma Clinic launch

Pix: Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif together at Karan Johar’s party

Rani Mukerji visits Lalbaugcha Raja Ganpati Pandal

Ranbir Kapoor at Mumbai City Football Club logo launch

September releases: 'Mary Kom', 'Finding Fanny', 'Khoobsurat' among major draws

Hrithik Roshan, Shilpa Shetty, Vivek Oberoi celebrate Ganpati Visarjan
Wallpapers 

Raja Natwarlal Wallpapers

Jacqueline Fernandez Wallpapers

Gauahar Khan Wallpapers

Mardaani Wallpapers

Mad About Dance Wallpapers

Mary Kom Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Nargis Fakhri

Akshay Kumar

Lisa Haydon
New Movies 

Raja Natwarlal

Step Up: All In

The November Man
Videos 

‘Raja Natwarlal’ song ‘Namak Paare’ featuring Emraan Hashmi, Humaima Malick

Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor in freaky song ‘Fanny Re’

Watch two Suriyas in action-packed 'Anjaan' trailer

Trailer ‘Happy New Year’ starring Shah Rukh Khan & Deepika Padukone

'Daawat-e-Ishq' featuring Aditya Roy Kapur and Parineeti Chopra

Sonam Kapoor’s wild and sensuous side in 'Khoobsurat' song 'Engine Ki Seeti'


Copyright © ApunKaChoice.com
ApunKaChoice.com : Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood Movies Reviews, Bollywood Wallpapers
privacy policy
Partner Sites : Sports - CricketZone - IndiaExpress.com [ Mobiles Festivals Bikes Cars ] - CardWeaver

photo gallery - new movies - celebs - wallpapers - the celeb A-Z - News & Gossip - Music - Video - Hot Topics
Anushka Sharma - Katrina Kaif - Kareena Kapoor - Priyanka Chopra - Deepika Padukone - Sonakshi Sinha - Aishwarya Rai - Poonam Pandey - Sherlyn Chopra
Salman Khan ( Bigg Boss 6 ) - Shahrukh Khan - Shahid Kapoor - Hrithik Roshan - Aamir Khan - Ranbir Kapoor