Delhi’s May Island Keep it Short and Moody on Debut EP

(from left) Aaron Almeida and Vishnu Kumar from May Island. Photo: Courtesy of the band

The alternative/progressive instrumental rock band have a polished sound on ‘Eleonora’, but it takes several listens to stick with the listener

Album Review: A Mutual Question’s Dark New Journey on ‘Strangeloop’

A Mutual Question EP Artwork by Aaquib Wani

The Mumbai post-rock band reveal a much more spacey, groovier sound on their new five-track EP

Album Review: Mumbai’s Seasoned Axeman Pozy Dhar Makes Sunny Day Songs on Debut Record

Pozy Dhar Photo by Kaustubh Joshi

Bright guitars, sprightly tunes and hummable hooks make ‘The Future of Yesterday’ a delightful pop package

Album Review: Peter Cat Recording Co. – Climax


Delhi psych/gypsy band get even more laidback, jazzier on second album

Album Review: Albatross’s ‘Fear From the Skies’

Albatross' Fear From The Skies. Credit: Rahul Chacko (Scribble Bandit)

The ominous theatricality in the Mumbai horror metal band’s full-length album makes it more than just traditional heavy metal

Album Review: Zygnema – What Makes Us Human Is Obsolete

The Mumbai four-member metal band sound massive on their condemning second album

Madboy/Mink Dig Into Retro on ‘Union Farm’


The Mumbai nu-disco duo’s second EP isn’t as punchy as their live shows, but carries their signature electro-swing sound

Album Review: FuzzCulture’s NO

Fuzz Culture Photo: Courtesy of Universal Music

The Delhi electro-rockers start a glitchy rock ‘n roll party with debut

Inner Sanctum’s Stomping, Rattling Debut: ‘Legions Awake’ Album Review

'Legions Awake' album artwork

The Bengaluru thrash/death metal band’s long-awaited full-length album ‘Legions Awake’ is a wrecking ball of chainsaw riffs, groovy drums and vocals that’s nonstop raging

Morning Phase

Beck's "Morning Phase" album artwork

The result is a set that feels like an instant folk-rock classic

Choices by Blakc

  • December 3rd, 2015 The GREAT Britain and NH7 Present Hidden Orchestra, Peasant’s King, The Clameens, Thumpers in Mumbai at Blue Frog
  • December 3rd, 2015 Sonic Flare in Bengaluru at Hard Rock Cafe
  • December 3rd, 2015 Cross+roads in Pune at Hard Rock Cafe
  • December 3rd, 2015 Akshar in Hyderabad at Hard Rock Cafe
  • December 3rd, 2015 Swarathma in Gurgaon at Hard Rock Cafe

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