Praveen Achary and Zavion at Blue Frog, Pune

  • Date / Time: 04/17/2015 : 10:00 PM
  • Location: The Blue Frog
  • Address: The Blue Frog, Ishanya Mall, Yerawada,Pune,Maharashtra,India
Take a homegrown artist, add a number of chart topping productions on heavyweightinternational record labels, throw in DJ sets that have resonated across the nation, squeeze in asuccessfully launched imprint called Juicebox Music and there you’ve got a recipe for musicaltrump card held by Praveen Achary.Only a few in the country can be as effectivethrough their musicality diversity &unpredictability and still be well recognized &respected. With a unique combination of ‘Deep,Tech and Progressive House’, his style has alwaysgained him a lot of appreciation by fellow artists &fans alike. Having productions signed to giantrecord labels like Eelke Kleijn’s Outside The BoxMusic (Netherlands), Cid Inc’s Replug Records(Sweden), Darin Epsilon’s Perspectives Digital(United States of America), Alex & Filip’s MirabilisRecords (Slovenia) and many more, his work hasalready received massive support & plays fromkey industry players such as Sasha, HernanCattaneo, Nick Warren, Cid Inc, Henry Saiz, DarinEpsilon, Eelke Kleijn, Markus Schulz, Jaytechamongst others.Praveen’s mix-sets are a testament to hisadaptability and cohesion of his musicalinfluences, all weaved together in a seamlessmanner. A regular host with his own show “Juicebox”, an extension of the label, on the world’sleading progressive house station – friskyRadio, he has been part of the ‘friskyLovesIndia’ seriestwice, as well as being featured as friskyRadio’s ‘Artist Of The Week’, a feat achieved by not toomany. In addition to his strong online presence, he has played at many club nights & festivalsaround the nation, the highlights of which being: Asia’s biggest & premier dance music festival –Sunburn, Bangalore’s biggest musical festival owned by Nikhil Chinapa – Submerge Supernova,the historic worldwide launch of Above & Beyond’s Radio – Group Therapy, Indivibe’s annualunderground festival in Goa – Krank, Chennai’s sole annual music property – Go:Madras andmany more. Apart from the big stages and fancy lights, he’s shared the console with JohnDigweed, Richie Hawtin, James Zabiela, Dave Seaman, Guy J, Jody Wisternoff, Matador, HenrySaiz, Jim Rivers to name a few.2013 saw the launch of his record label – Juicebox Music. Established with the idea of deliveringhigh quality ‘freshly packed’ music, the label will cater to a wide variety of enthusiasts in &around house music. The label will feature releases from established international & nationalartists as well as nurture inspiring & upcoming talents. Already tagged as “One of 2013?s bestnew labels”, the future’s bright and fresh!Juggling a whole surfeit of musical hats, Praveen Achary strives to be ahead of the curve whilestaying true to his underground roots, one step at a time.