India’s first female rock band sings for gender equality and empowerment

//India’s first female rock band sings for gender equality and empowerment

India’s first female rock band sings for gender equality and empowerment

Five women wearing pink saris walk onto the floodlit stage to be greeted by loud cheers from the audience. Accompanied by electric guitar, synthesiser and drums, the lead singer belts out the lyrics of a single from their latest album. The tune is catchy, the beat is foot-tapping and the lyrics are hard-hitting.Mother, don’t just marry me off / Don’t send me away tied to a groom / Let me study and become somebody / Let me be the one to colour your dreams.This is India’s first female mission…

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