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

Sam Zaman - State Of Bengal

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 into the music I kept discovering more and more artists [...]

May 20, 2015 sanj.k news, the latest Comments

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 Americans you Probably Haven’t Heard Of, but Should” … and [...]

May 16, 2015 sanj.k news, the latest Comments

Wild City Presents: Alternative India @ Southbank Centre [20.May.15]

Wild City: Alternative India

Over the last couple of years Wild City – an online music platform and co-founders of the arts and music festival Magnetic Fields in Rajasthan have quickly gained reputation and respect for championing the sounds of alternative music in India. Evolving into a brand that has become synonymous with the freshest [...]

April 14, 2015 sanj.k news Comments

Eat Pray Thug // HEEMS [10.Mar.2015]

Eat Pray Thug

After the break up of Das Racist at the end of 2012, front man Himanshu Suri, aka Heems, teamed up with London actor/rapper Riz MC to form Swetshop Boys in 2014. The duo released a massive self titled EP that showed them both holding their own and bringing their own unique cultural vistas to [...]

January 13, 2015 sanj.k news Comments

BACKSPACE // NUPHLO [Babylon EP, New World Audio]

Babylon EP

As 2013 comes to an end, we are all looking towards the new year for some treats for the ears. First up is a brand new EP from friends of ours and familiar names to NADA BRAHMA. Out on NEW WORLD AUDIO on 8th January 2013 is BABYLON EP, starring some [...]

December 17, 2013 sanj.k news, the latest Comments