Peepal Tree at The BFlat Bar, Bangalore

By on 27/08/2014

Peepal Tree at The BFlat Bar, Bangalore

Peepal Tree isn’t just a band. It’s a supergroup of sorts. I mean, you have some of the best musicians in the independent music scene coming together to make great music. Their very first gig...

The Calcutta Drum Festival 2014 at ICCR, Kolkata

By on 25/07/2014

The Calcutta Drum Festival 2014 at ICCR, Kolkata

The latest addition to the roster of yearly events in Kolkata is The Calcutta Drum Festival. Organized by Bickram Ghosh and the SIDDHA group, the festival is a pleasant surprise to those who have an interest...

Reptilian Death offers free download of debut album to celebrate 10 years

By on 15/09/2014

Reptilian Death offers free download of debut album to celebrate 10 years

Reptilian Death have offered a free download of their debut album Total Annihilation to mark it’s 10 year anniversary. The album which was released in 2004 is now a decade old and speaking about it,...

Dilpreet Bhatia wins The John Lennon Songwriting Contest

By on 15/09/2014

Dilpreet Bhatia wins The John Lennon Songwriting Contest

Singer-Songwriter Dilpreet Bhatia has been announced as the first Indian Grand Prize winner in the World Music category of the coveted John Lennon Songwriting Contest for his original song ‘Tere Bin Dil’. The song was selected...

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Reptilian Death have offered a free download of their debut album Total Annihilation to mark it’s 10 year anniversary. The album which was released in 2004 is now a decade old and speaking about it,...
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Singer-Songwriter Dilpreet Bhatia has been announced as the first Indian Grand Prize winner in the World Music category of the coveted John Lennon Songwriting Contest for his original song ‘Tere Bin Dil’. The song was selected...

The Big Story: Talking to the jazzman

By on 25/08/2014

The Big Story: Talking to the jazzman

Pictures by Abhishek Gunaratnam He sits at the head of the table, his countenance calm and assertive, but mainly occupied. He is engrossed in conversation with two men. When we come in, he holds a look of slight annoyance, a look that says he has forgotten about the interview. The...

Aria by Symphony Novel

By on 23/07/2014

Aria by Symphony Novel

Most music critics are of the opinion that western popular music in India is still light years away from making an impact on the world scene. Whether this view is correct or not is open to debate, however, looking at the number of bands that are mushrooming in the Indian...