Mamata releases Bengali folk band Bhoomi's new album

Press Trust Of India
Sep 13, 2011 at 12:54pm IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has released popular Bengali folk band Bhoomi's new album 'Desh Jurrey'.

After the success of the group's album 'Gaan Doriyay' released prior to last year's Durga Puja festival, Desh Jurrey' features eight songs translated in Bengali from different regional languages.

Bhoomi is scheduled to leave for Australia to perform in a series of programmes.

Mamata releases folk band Bhoomi's album

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has released popular Bengali folk band Bhoomi's new album 'Desh Jurrey'

Accepting a request from the chief minister, Bhoomi members Soumitra and Surojit agreed to make their next album on songs of Nazrul Islam which would be released as the group's tribute to the poet.

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