“The band was roped in on popular demand. A large number of people in Oman are Baluchi, and he is very popular with the masses,” said Sajad Maqbool, manager - marketing, Incubix, the organiser of the event.
Swedish band enthralls audience
The Swedish band Golbang performed for a crowd of about 1,500 at Qurm amphitheatre on Thursday. The band played progressive world music, including a mix of popular Baluchi, Persian, Arabic and Kurdish numbers. Lead vocalist Rostam Mir Lashari, popularly known as the Prince of Baluchi music, was accompanied by seven band members at the debut performance in Muscat.