Wednesday 27th May 2015,

All posts by sanj.k

Sam Zaman - State Of Bengal

Sam Zaman / State of Bengal dies (1965-2015)

This morning I received the devastating news of the passing of music pioneer and visionary, Sam Zaman – State of Bengal. In my late teens and early twenties, I discovered the movement called the Asian Underground. As I delved deeper [...]

May 20, 2015 news, the latest
Sulk Station

Wild City Presents: Alternative India // SULK STATION

The final band (and possibly one of my favourites) in the Wild City Presents: Alternative India  line-up is the downtempo double act made up of Rahul Giri and Tanvi Rao – Sulk Station. Known for being one of the most [...]

May 19, 2015 features, the latest

Wild City Presents: Alternative India // NICHOLSON

The second artist at the showcase is singer-songwriter Sohrab Nicholson who, with his blend of electronic and organic sounds – influenced by jazz, folk, and electronica – has managed to carve a niche for himself within the live space. “It is [...]

May 17, 2015 features, the latest
Himanshu 'Heems' Suri

Himanshu ‘Heems’ Suri // Univeristy of Cambridge and SOAS Lecture Tour

Having released his debut solo release only a couple of months ago, Himanshu Suri’s ‘EAT, PRAY, THUG’ has been met with considerable praise. In his former life as a member of hip-hop outfit Das Racist he played with humour, academic [...]

May 16, 2015 gigs, the latest

Prashant Bhargava passes away (1973-2015)

When I logged onto my Facebook this morning, I saw a post that broke my heart. Our friend, Prashant Bhargava passed away this morning in New York City. Recently Prashant was featured in an article by titled: “10 Great South Asian [...]

May 16, 2015 news, the latest