Sampad - Latest Posts for Latest stories Welcome to sampad’s latest stories and news. Here you will find a wide range of up to date information for your interest. Please feel free to comment on any articles you see! en-gb Tue, 07 Jul 2015 14:51:33 +0100 Tue, 07 Jul 2015 14:51:33 +0100 Join the fun at Birmingham Weekender 25-27 September 2015 Come along as Sampad joins the fun at Birmingham Weekender (25-27 September 2015), as major arts organisations in Birmingham celebrate the city through music, dance, theatre, food, fashion and much more. The weekend of free, outdoor, family-friendly performances, art and entertainment across the city centre features an exciting programme of events from hundreds of brilliant local, regional and international artists and companies. The festival will showcase Birmingham’s extraordinary cultu... Tue, 07 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0100 Sam Zaman - State of Bengal We’re sad to share the news that Sampad friend and collaborator Sam Zaman recently passed away. Sam, aka State of Bengal, was a pioneering DJ and music producer associated with the UK and Asian Underground movement. He gained prominence as a DJ at the influential Anokha club in London’s East End during the 1990s, which led to him working on remixes for artists such as Bjork, Massive Attack and Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. After releasing his debut album Visual Audio and touring internationall... Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 +0100