Music performances at Serendipity Arts Festival 2018

Aneesh Pradhan and Sneha Khanwalkar to curate unique sound experiences at Serendipity Arts Festival

Highlights of this year’s music projects include Sounds in my Head, an immersive, surreal and transformative sound experience, among others. 

French Jazz Band OZMA

French jazz band OZMA on the evolution of classical jazz with electronic music

Their sixth album, Welcome Home, 2016, is also a tribute to their fifth bandmate and trombone player, who had left the group briefly for five years, which is when they became a quartet.

Kolkata-based Subhagata Singha on his new album The Incident

How this Bengali musician is using instrumental progressive rock music to tell a space story

The upcoming album will take listeners on a musical journey about what happened prior to the incident, as well as an epilogue of how the spaceship actually turns into a light beam.

Einar Selvik      Pic by Tuukka Koski

Einar Selvik from Wardruna talks about working for Vikings and new album Skald

The Norwegian musician is behind a lot of tracks heard on the popular series Vikings

No Metal In This Battle. Pic: Sven Becker

Afro post punk band, No Metal In This Battle, break down their music for us

We catch up with this Luxembourg-based band on their India tour

Bangladeshi rock band Chirkutt

Bangladeshi rock band Chirkutt to perform in Kolkata for the first time on January 6 

Bangladesh’s only global Bangla rock band, Chirkutt, is taking Bengali fusion music to places

French Afro Jazz band Supergombo

French Afro Jazz band Supergombo on their first visit to India and the influence of African rhythms

They describe it as somewhere between Fela Kuti and Hugh Masekela, and hilariously add that it’s the kind of music Maceo Parker would probably play if he knew the Mediterranean better.

Gary Guitar

Bob Marley's 6.5 million USD guitar will go for charity

This international mega charity-based endeavor is to help raise monies for over 30 different charities worldwide that Gary Guitar cares and endorses about.

Adil and Paloma

 Paloma and Adil all set to release brand new videos from their EP, Alonely

The scenes in the video are an outcome of a few crazy dreams and thoughts, says Paloma

Sid Sriram by Chelsey Croucher

 Maate Vinadhuga fame singer Sid Sriram talks about his debut album, Entropy

Set to release in January next year, the album is inspired by the concept of entropy, meaning chaos or lack of order.

God is an Astronaut about what makes them post-rock (or not) before NH7 Weekender 

“One major difference between us and the prominent post-rock bands of the early 2000s were the structures.”

Max Clouth Clan

The Max Clouth Clan talks to us about the album Kamaloka

The band will also debut their new single in Bengaluru, Lucifer Rising / Surrender To What Is