What can we say about Noori that hasn’t been said before? A big victory at the Lux Style Awards for their third studio album, Begum Gul Bakaoli Sarfarosh, a thrilling stint on Coke Studio as music directors, a bunch of captivating music videos and several singles later, music group Noori is going strong as ever as the year winds down.
In fact, as this story is being written, Noori, one of music’s most cherished names, have embarked on an extensive more-than-a-month-long Punjab tour. Starting on November 3 in Okara, it will go on till December 12.
After memorable shows in Okara and Bahawalpur, the band is currently in Multan. In the coming days ahead, they will also play shows in other cities like Faisalabad, Sargodha, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Sialkot, Islamabad and Lahore as part of the tour.
And if there was any doubt about Noori’s popularity, their Instagram and Facebook accounts, updated with pictures from this tour, will crush that myth aside. Scores of fans have been coming out to see the band across cities. Not surprisingly, Noori seem to be in jovial spirits, a sign of which can be seen in how the band has been indulging their many fans with photo ops.
Joined by Annie, Falak Shabbir and Arif Lohar, Ali Noor, Ali Hamza and Kami Paul look like they’re having the time of their lives and giving music listeners across the province of Punjab a chance to experience the band’s colorful shows. If you are in the area and close to any of these cities, look out for their shows.
Published in The News, November 7th, 2016.