Folks of Bengal

Folks of Bengal
Bauls Of Bengal
Folks of Bengal
  • country:India
  • region:Indian Subcontinent
  • style(s):Folk, Traditional
  • label:Independent artist (promoted by banglanatak dot com)
  • type:Band
  • gender:male, female
  • instrumentation:vocal, percussion, string
  • artist posted by:banglanatak dot com

Line up

  • Debalina Bhowmick (Vocal and Percussion)
  • Dipannita Acharya (Vocal and Percussion)
  • Kangal Das Baul (Vocal and Dotara (String Instrument))
  • Khokan Das (Dhol and Khol (Rhythm Instrument) )
  • Sadhu Das Baul (Vocal and Dotara (String Instrument))


Folks of Bengal - the band will take you through the journey of Baul music and various other folk genres of Bengal, celebrating the diversity and richness of traditional folk music. This group involving 2 leading urban folk singers Debalina & Dipannita and 2 young Bauls - Sadhu & Kangal from Joydev Kenduli, the epicenter of Baul music, is a powerful band and has presented fantastic music at Urkult Festival in Sweden in 2018 and 2019. In addition, members individually have performed at various National and Global folk festivals including in Denmark, Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic, Malayasia, Morocco, China, Bulgaria and UK.