Interview with What’s in the Name

When a band writes “A bunch of 5 fun-loving boys hanging together and writing songs about everything that is hanging (from an old lady’s dudus to the hanging gardens)”, there is no way you can come up with a better introduction for them. What’s in the Name is a Mumbai-based 5-piece band…

Interview with Markus Schulz

Markus Schulz is a German trance music DJ, musician and producer. He is best known for his weekly radio show titled Global DJ Broadcast. He is also the founder of the label Coldharbour Recordings and Schulz Music Group (SMG), an artist management company which manages rising stars in the industry such as KhoMha, Mr. Pit, Grube & Hovsepian and Adina…

Underground Authority on winning Hornbill International Rock Contest 2013

WTS spoke to Underground Authority recently about winning the coveted 1 Million Rupees cash prize this year, at the Hornbill International Rock Contest much to the amazement and exhilaration of fans across the country. Here’s what they had to say about the experience and what’s in store next… WTS: Tell us all about the Hornbill…

Gingerfeet on their latest album – High & Above: The First Wave

Gingerfeet is a funk alternative band from Kolkata who played their debut gig at the Hornbill National Rock Competition in December 2012 and went on to win it! Less than a year and a few singles later, GingerFeet released their debut album High & Above: the First Wave on September 27 at Someplace Else…

Ashmaan on the launch of their latest album

Ashmaan from Kolkata has been the latest buzz in town. With their almost ethereal sound, the duo has charmed audiences far and wide. The band has recently launched a self titled album. This is what Singer Songwriter Anushree Gupta and Guitarist/ Programmer Sukanti Roy have to say about it…  WTS: Tell us what Ashmaan your debut…

Tajdar Junaid on his latest release ‘What Colour is your Raindrop?’

A lot has been said about Tajdar Junaid’s latest release ‘What Colour is your Raindrop?’ The album is “infectious”, say many. It seems to have grown on the audience, and how! “Taj” (as he is fondly referred to) offers an eclectic sound in his latest album and here is what he…

Interview with Jeepers Creepers

Formed in 2011, Jeepers Creepers flaunt an indie/postpunk sound. Their fanbase has been building steadily and strongly ever since they “arrived” on the scene,having qualified as finalists at Mood Indigo (in 2011). The roll is on, and how! We met Rishi and Andy from the band and here’s what they had to say…

Interview with Rami Mustafa of Nervecell

One of the first extreme metal bands to emerge from Dubai, U.A.E. Nervecell has supported legendary bands such as Metallica, Anthrax, Morbid Angel and Suffocation are the torchbearers for a Middle Eastern wave of metal. WTS got the chance to interact with Rami Mustafa, the guitarist of Nervecell and here’s what…

Interview with Children of Bodom at The Royal Orchid Hotel, Bangalore

Finnish melodic death metal giants, Children of Bodom recently played their first show in India. Having released their latest album, Relentless Reckless Forever in 2011, they were the headlining act at The Great Indian October Fest held in Jayamahal Palace, Bangalore. WTS had the chance to meet and chat with them…

Interview with Rex Rosario

WTS: Rex, tell us about your experiences from your childhood and your tryst with music, how did it all begin? Rex: I don’t remember exactly when I started learning, music is a traditional thing for us – it came from my grandfather, to my father and to me – and…