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The band C & C, which has been in the industry for over fifteen years, will launch its new line up of musicians in mid March and will be into action there onwards.
C & C led by veteran singer Chandani Hettiarachchi and keyboardist Chaminda Hemaratne, will pump up new blood into the lineup and continues to attract and keep the fans glued to their music which is appreciated by young and old alike.
The band is known for and chosen for dinner dances, corporate gigs, concerts and performing in the capital Colomboâ€™s leading night clubs, pubs, restaurants and bars.
â€˜We have gone little slow during the past few months and now the time has come to revamp the band for the current trendâ€™ Chandani said.
The present outfit comprises Chandani on lead vocals, Chaminda on keyboards, veteran bassist Thilak Dias, Janaka Kumarasinghe on lead guitar, Tony Mallawarachchi on keyboards and guitar, Riza Faiz on drums and young Jacky Jacqueline Hettiarachchi on vocals. She brings her internationally acknowledged singing prowess from Europe to join her original band.
â€˜This new move is mainly for our fans, which remain with us and promote us to new levels as a result of our passion to keep them fulfilled with our music. We always believe and work in expanding our wide repertoire and adjust according to the mood of the event which is one of the main factors why we are appreciated by our long standing fansâ€™ said chandani.
Presently they are engaged at popular night outs and in the resort scene in Negombo and in the down south. The band is popularly known for and chosen for dinner dances, corporate gigs, concerts and performing in the leading night clubs, pubs, restaurants and bars.
The band was in action at the Galadari on New Yearâ€™s Eve and last year the band entertained its fans at a Live Concert held in Colombo which was quite a success.