By Reena Nongmaithem
Imphal, Dec.13: The promising rock star- Johnmpamei & The Band’s Latest music Album ‘Far Away’ Will be releasing on iTunes and other online Music stores worldwide on coming December 21.
The album, a collection of seven songs including the Band’s ‘Cry’, the song was nominated for the best song and the band was nominated for the best group at The Artist Music Award 2014, powered by Hungama. Another number ‘Far Away’ played on various TOP Music Channels in India including VH1, 9XO and MTV and was also play listed on VH1 Hit Factory, VH1 Exclusive, & MTV Pepsi Top 10 Music Video. ‘From Now and Always’, ‘You & I’, I’m not the ghost’, ‘Need you Now’ and ‘Good Bye’ are the songs on the lyrics of John Pamei, the Vocal and Rhythm Guitarist of the band.
In a brief interaction with this vocalist over the telephone, he told this reporter that all the lyrics are about his personnel feelings and wanted to express the feelings through songs.
His band, Rambi as Bassist, Jonah as lead Guitarist, Lungkugam as Drummer have played in various Festivals, pubs, bars and functions as well including Hard Rock Cafe New Delhi, Torquoise cottage, Attitude Alive, Canadian Embassy, Harry Bar (Bangalore), Orange Festival (Manipur) Hornbill (Nagaland) Family Place (Dubai) North East Festival (Delhi) and many more, shared John about his band’s performance so far.
This time in the Hornbill festival of Nagaland, he was very much satisfied with the crowd and people appreciation though he himself thinks the performance was not up to the mark, said the vocalist thanking the people for the appreciation.