Q&A: Alt-J

(from left) Gu Unger-Hamilton, Thom Green, Joe Newman. Photo: Marcus Haney

The British indietronica band’s keyboardist Gus Unger-Hamilton on coming to India, lessons from touring and performing in arenas

Aerosmith Talk 45 Years of ‘Kicking Ass’ Onstage

Photo: Columbia

Steven Tyler and Joe Perry detail their ‘Donington’ concert special, summer tour and hits-heavy onstage attack

The Demonstealer Readies Second Solo Album ‘This Burden Is Mine’

Sahil Makhija aka The Demonstealer at BIG69 in Mumbai in January. Photo: Prashin Jagger

Multi-instrumentalist Sahil Makhija is all set to release a solo album this year, his most “emo” release yet,
featuring American death metal band Nile’s drummer George Kollias

Beck’s Long Road to ‘Morning Phase’

Photo credit: Gina Ribisi

Beck says playing with his band has been one of the best things in making music over the last few decades

Who is Ricky Kej?

Ricky Kej High Res 2

How the low key composer from Bengaluru, who studied to be a dentist, worked his way to snag one of the biggest awards for musical achievement

Drum and Ace: Drummer Jai Row Kavi on Keeping Time

Jai Row Kavi plays with up to five bands in Mumbai. Photo: Monisha Ajgaonkar

Why Jai Row Kavi is one of the most versatile drummers in the Indian music scene today

Catching Them Young: Quinn Sullivan

Credit - Chuck Lanza

Fifteen-year-old American guitarist, who will play at the Mahindra Blues Festival this weekend, on getting life advice from Buddy Guy and his India debut

Mumbai Guitarist Dhruv Ghanekar To Release His New Album This Month

Dhruv Ghanekar | Photo courtesy the artist

The second album titled Voyage is a blend of Indian folk and jazz; features Raul Midon, Etienne Mbappe, Trilok Gurtu, among others

Justin Bieber: Bad Boy


There’s a fine line between having more fun than any teenager alive and completely melting down. Justin Bieber seems completely determined to find it

The Contortionist: Mom Metal Heroes

Joey Baca, Eric Guenther, Cameron
Maynard, Michael Lessard, Robby
Baca and Jordan Eberhardt
(from left). Photo: Press image

American prog metallers The Contortionist’s frontman Michael Lessard on gaining a new fan base

Motherjane - Clay Play

  • April 3rd, 2015 BASSFoundation Roots & Dakta Dub Bonobo, Mumbai
  • April 3rd, 2015 Vh1 Supersonic Arcade ft Pretty Lights I-Kandy, New Delhi
  • April 3rd, 2015 Genesis Foundation’s Kasauli Rhythm & Blues Festival Baikunth Resort, Kasauli
  • April 5th, 2015 Vh1 Supersonic Arcade ft Pretty Lights Blue Frog, Pune
  • April 17th, 2015 Praveen Achary Blue Frog, Pune

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