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Wednesday 26 May 2021

Nitin Sawhney Showcases His Album Based On Immigrants Or Those Of Immigrant Heritage @ Brighton Dome

Immigrants, Nitin Sawhney's new album and official sequel to seminal 1999 mercury nominated Beyond Skin, is a unique celebration of immigrants around the world. 

The album showcases works inspired and contributed to by artists who either identify themselves as immigrants, are from immigrant heritage, or wish to express support for those international immigrants who have found themselves judged or disadvantaged by pure accident of birth.

Nitin Sawhney is one of the most distinctive and versatile musical voices around today, achieving an international reputation across every possible creative medium. 

His endless creative curiosity in the worlds of music, film, videogames, dance, and theatre have made him a formidable polymath across the whole artistic range of media associated with the music industry.


With over 20 studio albums to his name, including solo albums, film soundtracks and compilations, along with over 50 film scores, he has received a substantial number of major national and international awards for the work, including the Ivor Novello Lifetime Achievement award.

Nitin recently celebrated the release of Immigrants with a live streamed event, filmed at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at Shakespeare's Globe. 

The stream featured tracks from the album alongside a Q&A with presenter Anita Rani. 

Nitin Sawhney plays Brighton Dome on Thursday 24th March 2022. Click Here for tickets.

by: Mike Cobley




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