Bombay-based blues maestro Blackstratblues recently released his third studio album, The Universe Has A Strange Sense Of Humour, online. We spoke to Warren Mendonsa about the album and his experience writing and recording it.
Delhi's alternative funk rock act Crazy Weather recently released the first single, 'Eclipse', off of the band's upcoming four-track EP due to be released later this year. We spoke to vocalist and front man Gucci Singh about the single and the upcoming EP.
Assam-based protest pop trio Digital Suicide recently released their fourth single, '#NOSTATENOREST', featuring quirky yet intuitive lyrics incorporated into a pop groove. We spoke to front man Daniel Langthasa about the new single, and the band's talks with record labels for an album and music video release.
Shillong-based rock act Dosser's Urge recently released their new single, 'Jinx', and announced the release of two more singles, and a music video over the next few months. We spoke to vocalist David Kom about the band's plans and experiences.
Delhi-based electronica artists Nikhil Kaul, a.k.a. Frame/Frame, released his sophomore EP, Pariah, this week. The EP features Nikhil in collaboration with percussionist Sahil Mehndiratta, experimenting with a little more upbeat and dancier sound.
Delhi-based indie alternative rok band MindFlew recently released 'Sapne - The Dream' off of their upcoming untitled album. Check out what frontman Ritwik De and drummer Jayant Parashar have to say about the new music, and the band's plans.
The RSJ staff had a unanimous calling in listing down the festival of the year 2014, for 'Rearview 2014'. So, as we promised here is a review of the 2014 edition of the Ziro Festival of Music, topping off all other festivals with its music, decor, location, and rice beers.
Looking back, 2014 had a great number of special and memorable moments that in their own way defined the Indian indie music scene; some great, some not so much. So, we decided to put together a list of some memorable moments that shaped the year and had us on the edge of our seats.