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SWING TO THE MUSIC!

DELHI TIMES, MONDAY DECEMBER 29, 2003

Tanya Luther, Meera
Gandhi and Sherri
Luther

Rahul and Chhavi
Sharma

The band from Texas

Khalid Alanzi and
Najla Alkhidir

Eat, drink and be merry! That's the mantra of the Capital's party-revelers in this festive season. Saturday evening we saw some of them getting rocked by guys from the Wild West. We're talking about the heady mix of music performed by the musical group from Austin, Texas Cowboys and Indians who sure created magic with some old country music and rock 'n' roll music. The band is headed by the singer and base guitarist Bob Livingstone. John Inmon played the lead guitar while Bob’s son Tucker and Loic Schild chanted the crowd on the drums.

As the crowd jumped and rocked to the music, the band members let on how many of the Indian leaders too have been listening to their kind of music especially those from their album - Mahatma Gandhi and Sitting Bull.

And then, some Danish dancers took the crowd by surprise by swinging to Bhangra numbers before settling down to the Brazilian music and samba dances. Seen enjoying themselves to the music were Algerian embassy’s Mohamed Iguenad, PGB Nair and Syed Abdullah Aziz of Malaysia Airlines…