Skrillex: The Mainstream Heretic


The EDM biggie says he’d rather be hated on than create something that no one even notices. In this exclusive interview, he opens up to Shiva Soundsystem’s Nerm about how he went from being the darling of the underground to become a controversial mainstream icon

Outside the Coma: Gearing Up For The Battle

Mikee Goodman and Yuuri B Joux. Photo: Nigel Crane

UK prog metal band SikTh’s vocalist Mikee Goodman on finally pushing out his electro-rock/metal project and working on new material

Voices From The North East

Purple Fusion | Courtesy of the band

With Ziro and NH7 Weekender Shillong just around the corner, there’s more reason for you to check out the acts that are on the lineup, and also those that aren’t on it

Riding The Wave: The Indian Surf Stories

2. Anil Ningappa

India is now home to surfing festivals, training schools and even surfboard manufacturing start-ups.

The Kids Are All Right


Bengaluru-based tween metallers Symphonic Eternity are done singing about bicycles and are now planning material that touches upon heavier subjects like “obstacles in life”

The Crisis In Indian rock


Why is there such a poverty of talent in the Indian rock scene? The last two years have failed to produce promising talent who could turn into headlining artists and there are no new headlining artists on the horizon either

The Other People Get Original

The Other People Photo: Courtesy of the band

One of the most popular cover bands in the country releases an album of originals this week

Keith Veigas: The Veteran Axeman Who Soldiers On

Guitarist Keith Veigas Photo: Sairaj P Kamath

The seasoned guitarist, who has been part of bands such as Atomic Forest and witnessed others such as Parikrama and Indus Creed take shape, talks to us about staying relevant

Hook, Line and Swagger: MC Kaur

"Hip Hop Bahu" Manmeet Kaur. Photo by Prashin Jagger

How Mumbai-based rapper Manmeet Kaur became one of the most outspoken Indian hip-hop artists with her blistering debut ‘Hip Hop Bahu’

The One Too Many Voices Of Suman Sridhar

Photo: Taras Taraporevala. Hair & Makeup: Tesoura Salon, Mumbai. Clothes and accessories: Suman Sridhar

The Bengaluru-based vocalist unpacks Marathi rap, spoken word, Tamil street slang, jazz and opera in her upcoming solo album

Blue Temptation - Strings of Life

  • October 8th, 2015 Vh1 Supersonic Arcade ft. Skrillex in Bengaluru at Supernova Arena & Convention Centre
  • October 8th, 2015 Girish and the Chronicles in Bangalore at Blue Frog (Bangalore)
  • October 8th, 2015 Su Real in New Delhi at Summer House Cafe
  • October 8th, 2015 Sufi Night ft. Divine Raaga in New Delhi at Hard Rock Cafe
  • October 8th, 2015 PLATINUM – The Live ABBA Tribute Show in New Delhi at Siri Fort Auditorium

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