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We are nomads and we belong to the desert- Tinariwen

Bhanuj Kappal talks to Tinariwen about their new album Elwan as they kick off their tour of Asia later this evening.

interviews Nov 08, 2017

By Bhanuj Kappal  

I Live In A Bubble Says Ananda Sen From The Ritornellos

Discovering Ananda Sen from Ritornellos through music, the band and things that don't make sense

interviews Jan 30, 2017

By Bann Chakraborty  

In Conversation With Elemental

The Bhopal death metal band, who were scheduled to perform at Wacken Open Air earlier this month, talk about missing out on the opportunity they gained by winning Wacken Metal Battle India, owing to visa delays and how they dealt with it

interviews Aug 22, 2016

By Anurag Tagat  

What do you think of when you hear the term 'folk music'? Ojapali release new music video.

Delhi-based Ojapali talk to us about being a 'folk band' and their new music video.

interviews Jul 24, 2016

By RSJ Staff  

In Conversation with Colossal Figures

The Delhi progressive metal band on returning to the stage after more than a year with a new vocalist 

interviews Jun 26, 2016

By Anurag Tagat  

In Conversation with Fake Plastic Friends

The Mumbai band, comprising members from the likes of Coshish, Spud in the Box and Winit Tikoo and more, on what’s going into their upcoming tribute to Porcupine Tree

interviews May 25, 2016

By Anurag Tagat  

In Conversation with Bombay Black's Samrat Bharadwaj, Randolph Correia and Paresh Kamath

The founding members of the Mumbai band that started out in 1999 talk about returning with their new album ‘Snow White and the Seven Bungalows’ and where the sound is headed

interviews Mar 24, 2016

By Anurag Tagat  

In Conversation with bass guitarist Jayen Varma at NAMM 2016, Los Angeles

Lise McKean talks to the Kochi-based bassist about his first time at the hallowed NAMM Show 

interviews Mar 11, 2016

By RSJ Staff  

In Conversation with Ennui.BOMB's Rishu Singh Ahead of New Wave Musicfest

The Mumbai indie artist manager and event organizer looks back at 2015 and says Bengaluru has got a double treat this holiday season

interviews Dec 24, 2015

By RSJ Staff  

From Scaring Kids to Worst Shows: In Conversation with Battles

The American experimental rock band, comprising former Helmet and Don Caballero members, talk about their first ever India show at the Humming Tree, Bengaluru

interviews Dec 12, 2015

By Anurag Tagat  

Peepal Tree Release First Music Video

In conversation with Bengaluru’s best new alt rock group, comprising members from the likes of Bhoomi, Thermal and a Quarter and the Raghu Dixit Project, who have just launched their new music video for ‘Roshan-E-Kaafile’ and head to Pune for their first Weekender set in December 

interviews Nov 17, 2015

By Anurag Tagat  

Grammy Winning Effort Launch Debut Album

If you’re a hardcore band like Delhi’s Grammy Winning Effort who love to make people slam dance and do a little air guitar solo every now and then to songs about bi-winning actor Charlie Sheen, you won’t be surprised to hear what their debut self-titled album is about. The band told us, “People need to wake up and do whatever it is they want to do. You want to dress up like a goat and bleat at people on the street in the middle of Bandra, then do it!” 

interviews Sep 30, 2015

By Anurag Tagat