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...

Black Gives Way To Blues

By on 03/06/2014

Black Gives Way To Blues

It must not be easy being a blues instrumentalist in India. But then Warren Mendonsa, the brains (and fingers) behind Blackstratblues (BSB), has not exactly trodden the beaten path. As a bright young spark on...

The Scene in June

By on 08/07/2014

The Scene in June

  Skyharbor released their new single ‘Evolution’ in a run up to the yet-unnamed-album. Keeping up with the times, they are crowdfunding it too.   Delhi-based singer/songwriter Shantanu Pandit released his debut EP, ‘Skunk In...

Bangalore Open Air Returns

By on 04/07/2014

Bangalore Open Air Returns

After two successful editions, Bangalore’s biggest metal fest returns! Bangalore Open Air is set to take the city by storm on the 13th of September, 2014 at Counterculture. In a bid to keep metal alive...

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  Skyharbor released their new single ‘Evolution’ in a run up to the yet-unnamed-album. Keeping up with the times, they are crowdfunding it too.   Delhi-based singer/songwriter Shantanu Pandit released his debut EP, ‘Skunk In...
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After two successful editions, Bangalore’s biggest metal fest returns! Bangalore Open Air is set to take the city by storm on the 13th of September, 2014 at Counterculture. In a bid to keep metal alive...

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...

Bodhisattwa Ghosh’s Guide to Guitar Gear

By on 09/06/2014

Bodhisattwa Ghosh’s Guide to Guitar Gear

There are very few people in Kolkata who are as skilled in wielding the axe as Bodhisattwa Ghosh. Popularly known as “Bodhi” in the Kolkata music circuit, this expert guitarist is definitely the person to go to if anyone wishes to get a lowdown on guitar gear. We recently got in touch...