Author Archives: Suhel Mukherjee

March 28, 2013

Pragnya Wakhlu’s Journey to the Sun

By - on 28/03/2013 at 9:28 am


Before I start talking about the album, let me share the thoughts that ran through my mind when I first heard Pragnya Wakhlu. This could well be the start of another solid independent songwriter and performer’s journey. The sound that this lady offers is different, real, mellow and reminds one of the good old days of Indian pop when it was played with a band. I really wish that more people follow in her footsteps and take up music as a career. Journey to the Sun is a great repertoire of some really good songwriting and is fantastic in patches. The album opens with the track ‘Dream Catcher‘ featuring Savio Sebastian (from Pune-based alt-rock band…

December 4, 2012

We Could Be Dreaming by Something Relevant

By - on 04/12/2012 at 3:17 am


Very rarely does an Indian band blow my mind away. Not just sonically or technically, but with their “super” feel, mood and melodies. Something Relevant (STR) has blown me away with their latest offering ‘We Could Be Dreaming’. The subtle mix of technical proficiency, multi-genre music, brilliantly written lyrics, quality recording mix, and the “Indian” feel, makes this an album that you can listen to when you are on one of those long drives on a highway on a cloudy day, or while you just want to get up and dance to some tunes, or just for fun! I am a sucker for technique, and audio mixing. Throughout the album, they not only manage to keep…