• Sun, Sep 25, 2022

Buzz! Sep 21, 2022, 15:58PM

Jaiditya Jha Leans On Classic Songwriting With His Bright Debut

‘xy’, if nothing else, will bring back some nice memories

Buzz! Sep 15, 2022, 16:11PM

Jason Robertson Takes An Educated Approach On His Debut Single

‘Voices’ has the kind of vibe that promotes... an intellectual conversation?

Buzz! Sep 14, 2022, 17:42PM

Indie Rock Is Still A Thing, And sunset on the cliff Say So

‘it’s(you)’ brings back the last memories we have of the TV era

Buzz! Sep 10, 2022, 16:25PM

Mr.Ives Rides The Disco Revival Wave

‘Retro Lifestyle’ is a safe but legitimate take on a genre making a comeback

Buzz! Sep 08, 2022, 13:59PM

Shweta Srivastava Makes Music You Can Depend On

Her single ‘Saturn’ is modern indie pop that does exactly what is advertised

Buzz! Aug 22, 2022, 16:26PM

'Two' Is Singer-Songwriter Nitansha's Confident Foray Into Alternative Pop

Perhaps it isn’t that alternative any more. It’s still right for the times, though.

Buzz! Aug 10, 2022, 16:42PM

How About and K/Who Combine On The Ethereal 'Salt'

A futuristic, introspective and laid-back journey through the stars

Buzz! Jul 28, 2022, 13:02PM

Vineeth Vincent Makes A Musical Splash On His Single 'Colour'

The tune is an emotionally charged debut

Buzz! Jul 23, 2022, 10:46AM

Chirag Todi Continues His Pop Growth On The Vibe-y 'Love Nobody'

Collaboration is a double-edged sword; this single ends up on the right side of things

Buzz! Jul 20, 2022, 15:38PM

Aarlon Builds Great Atmosphere On 'Aaina'

There’s a great deal of personality to this band’s brand of rock

Buzz! Jul 18, 2022, 16:54PM

Brainbow Finally Brings A Breath Of A Fresh Air Into Our Electronic Scene

It takes a truly outlandish amalgation of genre and influence, but thank heavens for it

Buzz! Jul 14, 2022, 17:22PM

Farhaan Mistry Is From The Old School And Proud Of It

His single ‘State Property’ will remind you why the rock n’ roll era was as cool as it was

Album Jul 12, 2022, 16:40PM

Nipun Cheema Paints The Most Vibrant Of Pictures

His EP ‘Miniatures’ is an instrumental release to play again and again

Album Jul 11, 2022, 17:27PM

philterSoup And SAT Come Together On The Warm, Dreamy EP 'Emersion'

The music here features some of the most comforting textures you’ll hear

Buzz! Jul 08, 2022, 11:28AM

Ami Andazi Brings His Flair To Simple Singer-Songwriter Fare

The traveling musician brings high production value to the otherwise lo-fi world of indie

Album Jul 02, 2022, 11:55AM

Scratch Your Prog Itch With A New EP From Apoorv Singh Kathait

‘The Chronicles Of Shredman Singh’ thankful doesn’t take itself too seriously

Buzz! Jun 30, 2022, 16:33PM

Cinnamon Cigars Enter Your Indie Playlist With Their New Single

It’s called ‘If The Night Is Dark’ and it’s everything you love about the genre

Buzz! Jun 28, 2022, 16:49PM

Aanchal Srivastava Impresses With Her Feel-Good New Single 'Nadan Dil'

Can’t really say no to a sweet bit of indie pop-folk, can you?

Buzz! Jun 27, 2022, 18:02PM

Indian Metal Veterans Demonic Resurrection Release New Single 'Non Serviam'

Heavy, melodic, fresh and pointing out the uncomfortable truth

Album Jun 26, 2022, 11:30AM

JUGNU's 'Talaash' Doesn't Try To Impress Anyone And Relies On Simplicity To Define Its Beauty

The Kolkata band makes a statement on their debut

Buzz! Jun 23, 2022, 17:10PM

Odyssey by Baidurjya Banerjee - A little bit of everything

Funk, electronic, R&B, blues – There’s something for everyone

Buzz! Jun 22, 2022, 16:11PM

Sanskar Vaidya Gives A Ballad Its Due With 'The Meadow'

It’s always good to hear an artist growing and being comfortable in their skin

Album Jun 21, 2022, 17:20PM

The Second Wave by David De Menezes: A Must-Listen Album

Unique, interesting and far from the norm

Buzz! Jun 20, 2022, 17:54PM

Pratik Tushar Is Calm And Collected On His Track 'All At Ease'

At the risk of many a bad pun, the song actually does put the listener at ease

Columns Jun 17, 2022, 16:16PM

The Vinyl Revival: What's Going On?

Wax is back and doing better than ever in 2022. That’s a bit strange.

Album Jun 16, 2022, 16:46PM

This Album From Langur Lucid Could Be The Best Debut Of The Year So Far

‘Edible Ennui’ is wall-to-wall quality and, well, just a great time

Buzz! Jun 11, 2022, 15:37PM

A Thousand Doors by Oracle's Eye - A Bold 14 Minute-long First Outing

No, seriously, this is their debut. No joke.

Buzz! Jun 09, 2022, 16:12PM

Serpents Of Pakhangba Do It Again

‘Panthoibi’ is an absolute banger, but why would you expect anything less?

Buzz! Jun 08, 2022, 17:03PM

Disco Although by Binglebog: A Woeful Hymn

Binglebog continues to delight with new single

Buzz! Jun 07, 2022, 11:10AM

Sai Vsr Brings Some Singer-Songwriter Pedigree On His Brand-New Tune

It’s called ‘Dear Madeline’ and it has all the indie goodness we’ve come to know and love

Buzz! Jun 02, 2022, 11:37AM

Undertaker's Son by Nishant Sood - A Chant of Despair

And a ray of hope, though not easy to find

Buzz! May 31, 2022, 12:29PM

Thirst Of Faust Turns On A Dime Numerous Times

‘Aftermath’ is heavy, groovy and produced cleanly. You don’t hear anyone complaining, do you?

Buzz! May 29, 2022, 14:21PM

Caught In This Void by Metalhonic - Snap Your Neck To This!

Growls, distortion, double kicks walk into a void. What comes back out? Read on and find out.

Buzz! May 27, 2022, 13:28PM

Prepare For A Long Drive With Some New Synthwave From Dreamhour

The producer’s new single ‘Light’ is another step in the 80s electropop revival

Buzz! May 26, 2022, 17:36PM

Peach! Comes Out Of The Blocks With Confidence

‘I Thought You Were The One’ is extremely... peachy? Sorry not sorry.

Buzz! May 25, 2022, 12:44PM

Kalpana Takes A Bleak Look Back At The Pandemic On Her Debut Single

‘Helpline’ is a pretty sad but beautiful snapshot of the last few years

Buzz! May 21, 2022, 12:41PM

Riffs Abound On The New Single From Mumbai Artist Arrows

‘Hello Cheater’ is a strong dose of that early-2000s rock we all know and love

Buzz! May 20, 2022, 15:47PM

Bhaanu Mendiratta Has Passed Away

The New Delhi musician was 31

Buzz! May 13, 2022, 10:45AM

Holy Forrest Explore The Hallowed Nineties On Their Big New EP

It’s self-titled, it’s spacey and it pays tribute to its influences with aplomb

Interviews May 11, 2022, 16:34PM

Bhavi Chandiramani Is Forging Her Own Path With Moj

Music through content creation is the future, and Bhavi is ahead of the curve thanks to platforms like Moj

Album May 10, 2022, 17:18PM

Over The Edge Treat Their Sound With Respect On Their Debut EP

‘If I Stay, Would You Run Away’ has some great songs and a good understanding of rock

Buzz! May 05, 2022, 15:47PM

Dwi Puts Some Welcome Emotion Into Instrumental Guitar Music

His track ‘Onthai’ is the kind of stuff a mid-2010s teen would simple love

Buzz! May 03, 2022, 16:09PM

The Puncher Shop Go Full Blues-Rock On Their New Single And We Should Be Thankful

Boy oh boy, is the production on ‘Band Aid Love’ tasty. The song itself isn’t bad either.

Buzz! Apr 23, 2022, 16:18PM

RANJ And CLIFR Remind Us Of The Time We Live In - Fun Ones

Your nostalgia is fine, but ‘UNO’ is undeniably today’s cool music

Buzz! Apr 18, 2022, 13:32PM

Dhi Harmony Brings A Sense Of Warmth And Familiarity To His New Track

‘Zameen’ doesn’t do anything groundbreaking, but it’s good, and that’s what matters

Buzz! Apr 15, 2022, 14:07PM

Space Hydra Might Just Be A Brand New Band To Watch Out For

Their debut single ‘Ascent’ captures that sweet spot of rock today

Buzz! Apr 11, 2022, 17:36PM

Rushaki Ghosh Has An Eye For The Dramatic On Her Expressive Single

‘Icarus’ is a good, powerful entry for your next indie film project

Buzz! Apr 06, 2022, 17:42PM

Binglebog Goes For The Sublime On His Sparse But Adventurous New EP

‘God Is A Guitarist’ is one of those bits of music you’ll be glad to stumble upon

Buzz! Apr 02, 2022, 17:24PM

Till.Apes Peel Back A Couple Layers On Their Summery New Single

‘Sunday Bubble’ is a nice, easygoing track that is just a nice ol’ time

Album Mar 31, 2022, 16:14PM

Sunnieth Takes A Delightful Left Turn With His Dreamy New EP

‘Hymns For The Drunk’ is beautiful in every sense of the term

Buzz! Mar 23, 2022, 17:03PM

Klanjan Takes You On A Nice And Quiet Stroll With His New Song

‘Knights In Shining Armour’ is a distillation of pop down to a T

Album Mar 19, 2022, 15:14PM

The Bloodywood Review

What can we learn from ‘Rakshak’ after enjoying its wall-to-wall energy?

Album Mar 13, 2022, 17:33PM

Bilkul Takes On The Establishment On His Somewhat Gritty New EP

‘Zabardast’ is a more incisive outing than one would superficially think

Buzz! Mar 07, 2022, 17:45PM

Mr.Beatlust And Mandira Karmakar Are The Odd Couple On Throwback New Track

‘Bepanaah’ is both very familiar and unexpected at the same time

Buzz! Mar 03, 2022, 17:33PM

ruhdabeh Conjures Up Visions Of Strange Calm And Tranquility With Her First Single

‘we see rainbows’ has some serious chops under the hood

Buzz! Feb 27, 2022, 12:50PM

Max Kate And Xeede Have Been Watching A Lot Of Emotional Dramas If Their New Single Is Anything To Go By

‘Born Again’ is straight out of the 2000s and the early age of Youtube compilations

Album Feb 25, 2022, 17:58PM

Skand Paints A Deeply Detailed Picture On His Often Surprising Debut Album

‘Neo-Electoro’ is what happens when you give music a bit of time

Buzz! Feb 23, 2022, 15:04PM

Moj Is Turning Into A Launchpad For New-Age Music Releases

The trailblazing short video platform Moj is becoming a hub of music launches and pan-India audience engagement 

Buzz! Feb 17, 2022, 14:44PM

Nami Releases An Absolute Pop Banger With Enviable Confidence

‘Back2Reality’ deserves all the good times it’s going to produce

Buzz! Feb 15, 2022, 14:47PM

Groovedarshan Show That Their Name Is No Gimmick On Debut

‘Namaste’ is one of those songs that you can either chill with or analyze to death

Buzz! Feb 09, 2022, 14:29PM

Aman Jagwani Takes You To A Place With Dense New Single - A Good Place

‘Hope’ features collaborator Anubha Kaul and has some fantastic production

Buzz! Feb 05, 2022, 16:27PM

Anusha Does Chamber Pop Justice

Her single ‘Blame’ combines influences in a satisfactory way

Buzz! Feb 02, 2022, 16:50PM

Pina Colada Blues Gives Modern Pop Sounds Some Legs On New Single

‘Running Wild’ is a strong case for why today’s music works

Album Feb 01, 2022, 17:59PM

Indie And Post-Rock Come Together On A New Effort From Devraj B

‘Heaving To’ incorporates some great sounds into a solid blueprint

Buzz! Jan 27, 2022, 15:22PM

Bindu Anuradhan Takes An Involved Approach With Her Dynamic New Release

Her single ‘Running Away’ combines great writing with truly wonderful production

Buzz! Jan 25, 2022, 16:50PM

The New Single From Kerala Artist Doctor Lincoln Brings Back Rock From Decades Past

‘Don’t Let Go’ sounds like the old days, and for the better

Buzz! Jan 18, 2022, 17:46PM

Shadow And Light Have Some Fun On Their New Single

‘Raahein’ combines absolute Indian pop sensibilities with a couple of interesting touches

Buzz! Jan 14, 2022, 16:55PM

Siddharth Kota Gives The Guitar-Prog Instrumental A Spin

‘Flow’ is a nice bit of riffage without the expected pretense

Buzz! Jan 10, 2022, 16:46PM

Abhibyanjana Impresses On Smooth And Cheery New Single

‘Shampoo Bottle’ is bound to improve your day

Buzz! Jan 07, 2022, 16:42PM

Clifr And Tintin Show Tons Of Swagger On New Single

‘Hot Summer’ is well worth turning up to (in fly clothing, preferably)

Buzz! Jan 04, 2022, 13:02PM

Naaz Sultana Takes To Soaring Rock On New Single

‘Duur’ has all the ingredients of a song that can get an entire arena singing along

Buzz! Dec 31, 2021, 15:45PM

2021 Year In Review - Part Three

Buzz! Dec 30, 2021, 17:08PM

2021 Year In Review - Part Two

Was this the year of the EP?

Buzz! Dec 29, 2021, 17:47PM

2021 In Review - Part One

Here are some songs to check out from this year

Album Dec 23, 2021, 16:44PM

Aditi Iyer Excels On Emotive EP

'Dollhouse' is theatrics and drama done right

Buzz! Dec 22, 2021, 15:42PM

Shreyas And RiJ Are Up To Date On Smooth EP

‘Kalpana’ fulfills all your modern hip-hop and R&B needs

Album Dec 15, 2021, 15:40PM

Mocaine Gets The Concept Album Down To A T

‘The Birth Of Billy Munro’ gives the art of musical storytelling the ridiculous attention it deserves

Album Dec 09, 2021, 16:31PM

Owlist Takes The Lo-Fi High Road On Warm New Album

Get your day in order, because ‘Amoeba’ is focus music with depth

Buzz! Dec 08, 2021, 12:18PM

Sparsh Dangwal Leans Into Bubbly Modern Pop

‘Déjà Vu (Remix)’, now coming to a phone ad near you

Album Dec 06, 2021, 13:14PM

Meewakching Brings Indie Rock Goodness On New Album

‘Thengmankhre Hee Ado Lakpa, Eikhoidi Sikhiba Kuire Erolnungda’ is a fresh, vibrant effort

Buzz! Dec 03, 2021, 13:28PM

BODHI Flexes His Songwriting Chops On Moody New Release

‘Darkest Days And Brightest Nights’ has a touch of theater and classic rock balladry to it

Album Nov 28, 2021, 16:43PM

Second Sight Does It All On New Album

There is more variety on ‘Coral’ than you would believe

Buzz! Nov 22, 2021, 17:31PM

Friends From Moon Comes Out With A Superb Halloween-Themed Cover

It’s of ‘Come Together’, and it’s awesome.

Buzz! Nov 16, 2021, 17:08PM

Floor Zero Takes It To The 80s On New Single

‘Blood And Neon’ is a strong, albeit theatrical take

Album Nov 15, 2021, 17:27PM

Shubh Saran Shows Us How It Is Done

Fusion? And well-treated at that? ‘Inglish’ does so.

Buzz! Nov 12, 2021, 17:10PM

Piya Podder And The Art Of The Ballad

Her single ‘The World Keeps Turning’ fires on all pop cylinders

Buzz! Nov 11, 2021, 17:25PM

Pratik Tushar Loves The Desert On New Single

‘Electric Wine’ is sludgy, hypnotic and quite the fun listen

Buzz! Nov 10, 2021, 17:35PM

Bloodywood Is Back

And how.

Buzz! Nov 03, 2021, 17:33PM

Us And I Bring Some Brightness To Nostalgia

Their strong EP ‘Loveless’ gives some dimension to 80s synth pop

Album Oct 31, 2021, 17:32PM

Kitanu Brings Some Flavour To Their Debut EP

There are some interesting sounds in the self-titled effort

Buzz! Oct 26, 2021, 16:57PM

Mayank Arya Brings The Good Old Times Back

‘Safar’ has every rock trope on earth, and that’s not a bad thing

Buzz! Oct 20, 2021, 17:27PM

Project Oversight Prove The Existence Of Bands

It turns out that a collection of musicians is not a thing of the past just yet

Buzz! Oct 19, 2021, 17:54PM

Kolama Take A Dip In The Modern Rock-Fusion Pool

‘Soch’ gives fans of the sound everything they could want

Buzz! Oct 16, 2021, 12:52PM

The Earflower Experiment Brings Bruce Lee Mani On For Uptempo New Release

‘They Can Never See’ has subtle surprises at each turn

Buzz! Oct 10, 2021, 17:17PM

KAVYA Teases Her Upcoming EP With New Single

Affection’ represents a more dramatic direction

Buzz! Oct 08, 2021, 17:33PM

Sanjana Devarajan Is Calm And Tranquil On New Track

‘Leher’ is, and there’s no better way to say it, really chill

Buzz! Oct 03, 2021, 16:39PM

Iris 13 Brings The Aggression

Their single ‘Cosmic Fire’ shows a snapshot of what is to come

Buzz! Sep 29, 2021, 17:11PM

Zillionglare Gives His New Single A Touch Of Smoothness

Cover is the kind of dedicated R&B the genre has been getting back into of late

Buzz! Sep 27, 2021, 11:49AM

Lifeform Drops Eclectic New Single

‘Awareness’ is an absolute trip

Buzz! Sep 21, 2021, 17:25PM

O Daapun Brings The Old Days Back

‘Don’t You Drop’ is about as turn-of-the-century you can get

Album Sep 15, 2021, 16:27PM

VASU Finds A Great Balance Of Sound On New EP

‘Parwaaz’ treats its constituents with respect, with considerable results

Buzz! Sep 12, 2021, 16:57PM

Arindam Tripathy Plays It Safe On Warm Single

‘Is Roshni Mein’ stays on the beaten path with sweet results

Buzz! Sep 03, 2021, 17:32PM

Sasanka Das Makes The Heart Flutter

His single ‘Porixima’ is a love song whether you understand it or not

Buzz! Sep 01, 2021, 17:02PM

Temsu Clover Releases Light But Cloudy New Single

‘Dumplings For The Sad’ sounds as nice as it is named

Buzz! Aug 29, 2021, 17:02PM

ArK Shows A Whole Lot Of Talent

Young guns making great music. What more do we want?

Buzz! Aug 26, 2021, 17:04PM

Anirudh Varma Brings Kavya Singh In For Soulful Single

‘Kaafila’ is a piano ballad that does the right thing and plays to strengths

Buzz! Aug 24, 2021, 16:31PM

Fish In The Sink Write A Watertight Rock Tune

‘Rue’ has all the trappings of a modern sing-along

Columns Aug 22, 2021, 11:18AM

Muzak, Elevators and Brainwashing

Buzz! Aug 20, 2021, 17:22PM

Nidhi Wagle Aces The Drama Of Modern Pop

‘Blinded’ is filled to the brim with the kind of theater that you can’t ignore

Buzz! Aug 19, 2021, 17:32PM

Shubumm Impresses On Accessible Debut

‘Compared To Nothing’ is an EP that features good ol’ pop balladry

Buzz! Aug 17, 2021, 16:51PM

Varun Nimbolkar Has A Bit Of Fun On New Single

‘The Unposted Letter’ brings genres together in a song that isn’t insufferable

Buzz! Aug 16, 2021, 09:36AM

Pune Band KASCK Turns Back The Clock

‘Death To The Crooked’ is some good thrash metal from a time that needs to celebrated more

Album Aug 15, 2021, 10:05AM

Six Flying Whales Goes Exploring On Wide-Ranging New Album

‘Return To Sea’ is one of the most unique things you’ll hear this year

Buzz! Aug 12, 2021, 16:37PM

The New Single From Producer Kruze Kayne Is A Study In Subtlety

Featuring Prabahan Shakya, ‘Caesar’ does a lot with a little

Buzz! Aug 11, 2021, 17:03PM

Davesar And Glass Lord Come Together On Evocative Single

‘All I Need’ is a simplistic and mellow pop tune, but its atmosphere takes it up a notch

Buzz! Aug 09, 2021, 17:42PM

The Puncher Shop Goes Long-Form On Debut Single

‘The Specter’ is something of a stoner rock journey with some panache

Buzz! Aug 07, 2021, 18:33PM

Komorebi Drops A Tearjerker

Her single ‘Chanda’ is sad, forlorn fun

Buzz! Aug 05, 2021, 17:23PM

Handa Makes It Short And Sweet

His single ‘Tumhare Bina’ is just two minutes of really simple material that gets stuck in your head

Album Aug 03, 2021, 17:15PM

Midhaven Go Mystical On New Album

‘Of The Lotus & The Thunderbolt’ is a real pleasure

Buzz! Jul 31, 2021, 17:38PM

Kiara Chettri Writes A Pop Ballad And Then Some

‘Why’ is destined to be on everyone’s soppy playlist

Album Jul 30, 2021, 15:28PM

Rohan Ganguli Showcases Great Skill On Rollicking Debut

‘King Of Summer’ is a lush and vibrant blast of great guitar playing and jazzy instrumentation

Album Jul 28, 2021, 16:58PM

Sungarden Aims For The Ethereal On Debut

‘Textures’ is an ambient album that does all you would expect it to, but well

Buzz! Jul 28, 2021, 07:29AM

Ex-Slipknot Drummer Joey Jordison Has Passed Away

He was 46.

Buzz! Jul 27, 2021, 17:41PM

The Psy Owl Chases Instrumental Bliss On Tranquil Single

‘Cirque Du Sulal’ is pretty much the definition of ‘city movie’ music

Buzz! Jul 26, 2021, 16:38PM

Amlan Sarkar Takes A Turn For The Romantic

‘Chaandni Raat’ is one of those classic pop songs that works because of its lack of pretense

Album Jul 23, 2021, 15:58PM

Dxvta Takes A Thoughtful Approach

His EP ‘Umar 18’ is rough around the edges but there’s plenty to like

Buzz! Jul 21, 2021, 17:35PM

Manas Jha Brings Warren Mendonsa And Jai Row Kavi Along For New Track

‘Liberate’ is the name of this song and there isn’t too much to say other than it's excellent

Buzz! Jul 19, 2021, 17:23PM

Kashmira Khot Opts For Nostalgic Rock On New Single

‘Break Through’ is straight from rock’s second heyday in the 90s

Album Jul 16, 2021, 16:47PM

Dot. Delivers On Her Long-Awaited Debut

‘Khamotion’ is an EP that justifies the years people have spent waiting for it

Buzz! Jul 14, 2021, 17:40PM

Raj Goon Celebrates Motherhood

‘Maa’ is- well, the title pretty much says it all

Buzz! Jul 13, 2021, 15:24PM

The Fortune And KEL Come Together On Chill New Single

‘All up on You’ combines great vocals with some slinky, very current production

Buzz! Jul 12, 2021, 12:38PM

Yuvraj Bajwa Keeps It Clean On Spirited Single

‘Mussoorie’ is getting a music video soon, and it’s just a sweet, simple rock tune. That’s about it.

Buzz! Jul 09, 2021, 15:48PM

Meera Desai Releases Immaculate New Single

The singer-songwriter doesn’t put a foot wrong on ‘Keys’

Buzz! Jul 01, 2021, 17:43PM

Seedhe Maut Season Is Here Again

‘Naamcheen’ is a banger with a great video. Do these two ever miss?

Buzz! Jun 30, 2021, 16:50PM

Parthiv Saikia Makes His Colourful Instrumental Debut

‘Depths’ is an absolute pleasure for those who enjoy their guitar music with a ton of flavour

Album Jun 23, 2021, 17:22PM

Lifafa Turns It Down A Little

‘Superpower 2020’ lacks the otherworldly bangers of its predecessor but focuses instead on commentary and the present moment

Buzz! Jun 22, 2021, 17:12PM

Kamakshi Khanna Teams Up With OAFF For Potent New Effort

‘Duur’ is pretty quiet in its sonic palate but loud in its emotional resonance

Buzz! Jun 20, 2021, 17:30PM

Assam Band Thou Shall Avenge Bring Metalcore Back

It’s time to get those young, rebellious emo vibes back in your life

Album Jun 07, 2021, 17:22PM

Tejas Returns With A Vivid And Confident Album

It’s been a while, but ‘Outlast’ is worth the wait

Album Jun 03, 2021, 17:02PM

Bipul Chettri Finds Endless Beauty In Solitude

His lockdown EP ‘Samaya’ is without doubt one of best collections of indie songs this year

Buzz! Jun 01, 2021, 17:17PM

Donn Bhat Puts A Spin On A Classic

His single ‘Strange Fruit’ brings danceability to Billie Holliday’s still-relevant tune

Buzz! May 29, 2021, 19:30PM

We Are On Clubhouse!

We are doing interviews, discussions and much more

Buzz! May 25, 2021, 17:30PM

Mumbai Band Punk On Toast Sends A Message

To be more precise, ‘The Nation Wants To Know’ is more of an asking-questions kind of thing  

Buzz! May 23, 2021, 17:27PM

Khanabadosh Enter The Face-Melting Business

‘Bayaan’ is a hell of a rock song. With spirited performances. In 2021. What the heck?

Buzz! May 22, 2021, 17:39PM

Timeship Exudes Versatility On His New Single

‘Intellectual’ combines old-school prog tropes with funk and more  

Buzz! May 20, 2021, 16:58PM

Abhibyanjana Plays Up The Ethereal Sound Of Her New Single

‘Winter Love’ is, more than anything, an exploration of space and atmosphere  

Buzz! May 18, 2021, 17:34PM

Indie Artist Dot. Is Doing A Gig Fundraiser For Covid Relief

She is hosting a show from her living room with proceeds going to the Digital Empowerment Foundation

Album May 13, 2021, 15:15PM

Aria Cluster Gives Patterns Life

‘Omnipresent’ is proof that ambient music is more than just a bunch of sounds

Buzz! May 11, 2021, 17:40PM

The Coconut Milk Project Starts In Pleasant Fashion

Their single ‘Panic In Life’s Waiting Room’ is a sad reflection dressed up as a sweet indie tune  

Buzz! May 07, 2021, 16:25PM

Legendary Composer Vanraj Bhatia Passes Away At 93

The acclaimed and endlessly talented musician has left a legacy spanning decades and art forms

Buzz! May 04, 2021, 17:18PM

Tansen. Teams Up With MusicByRohit And CZA For A Quietly Stirring Remake

‘broken (reimagined)’ is chicken soup for the rainy-day soul

Buzz! May 03, 2021, 17:16PM

Rohan Chaudhary Keeps It Smooth On New Single

We’ve got another buttery pop crooner on our hands

Buzz! Apr 30, 2021, 12:27PM

Israeli Songwriter Botzer And Lucky Ali Come Together On New Single

‘Amaraya’ is an earthy track off their upcoming album

Album Apr 28, 2021, 16:40PM

Abdon Mech Hits All The Right Notes

His debut EP ‘From A Bamboo Room’ features certified sentimental bangers

Album Apr 26, 2021, 16:51PM

Shalmali Misunderstands Independent Music A Bit On Her New EP

‘2X Side A’ seems to be case of an artist focusing a lot on the workings of the 'sound' of indie

Buzz! Apr 25, 2021, 17:08PM

Semwal Provides Indie Goodness On New Single

‘Tishnagi’ has near-perfect writing and high-quality execution

Buzz! Apr 23, 2021, 16:46PM

Vishnu Varma Does 2000s Rock With Some Taste

His single ‘In The Dark’ somehow brings early-century indie rock back without being obnoxious

Buzz! Apr 22, 2021, 16:53PM

Convoy Road Release Introspective And Hopeful Debut Single

‘Raaste’ is a standard pop-rock song but its sincerity is genuine

Buzz! Apr 20, 2021, 18:06PM

Electronic Artist Dystorizon Makes Electronic Music For Today

His debut EP ‘Escape Velocity’ is good for a bit of good ol’ chilling

Album Apr 19, 2021, 16:32PM

Flint Knife Murder Infuses Culture Into Their Brutal And Excellent New EP

‘Aadi Rakshas’ combines inspiration from folk tales with bruising metal riffage

Buzz! Apr 18, 2021, 15:57PM

Viraaj Arora Releases A Charming And Old-World Piano Instrumental

‘The Waltz’ is just one long “Aww, remember when…” moment

Buzz! Apr 16, 2021, 12:15PM

Aayushi Karnik Shows Her Considerable Talent On New EP

‘The Summer Children’ builds on what we already know about her songwriting and guitar chops

Buzz! Apr 13, 2021, 16:56PM

Second Sight Release Nuanced New Single

‘La Hermosa Tristeza’ combines Latin influences with the more relaxed nature of the 70s Brazlian revival

Album Apr 10, 2021, 17:22PM

Mali - Caution To The Wind Album Review

The singer-songwriter goes for a shorter but well-packaged approach on her debut full-length

Album Apr 09, 2021, 09:47AM

Rock Quartet Silver Synthetic Combine Past And Present On Debut Album

While there is pedigree behind the self-titled effort, there is also some great writing

Buzz! Apr 08, 2021, 14:33PM

Rivita Uses Pop Ballads To Great Effect On New Single

The production on ‘Lonely With Someone’ leaves nothing to be desired

Buzz! Apr 07, 2021, 16:43PM

Indo-French Band Paradise Plaza Mixes It Up On Debut Single

‘Hopeless’ combines bits of synthwave revival with- you guessed it- hardcore and metalcore sounds

Buzz! Apr 02, 2021, 16:31PM

Anushka Jag Goes Full-On Pop

Don’t expect anything experimental on her new single ‘Hurricane’, but what you can find is a strong hook

Buzz! Apr 01, 2021, 09:12AM

Pune Musician c.wagh Keeps It Dusty

‘Black Cat Blues’ has the kind of mix and execution you’d find on some cool old demo folder you don’t tell your friends about

Buzz! Mar 30, 2021, 17:41PM

Nagaland Artist Meyisanen Lemtur Releases Bubbly New Track

‘Years Gone By’ is quintessential uplifting modern ‘pop’

Buzz! Mar 27, 2021, 15:08PM

Tanmaya Bhatnagar Releases Tender And Ethereal New Single

‘Raat Adhoori’ hits all its contemplative marks

Buzz! Mar 25, 2021, 15:33PM

Listen To The Bittersweet And Blissful New Effort From Meadows And Rust

‘Lost’ is sad and atmospheric in the most controlled, deliberate and evocative way

Buzz! Mar 24, 2021, 16:30PM

Sheil Sagar Explores An Age Gone By On New Single

‘Before It Goes’ is piano-backed and old-school

Buzz! Mar 23, 2021, 16:22PM

Urvi Bhattacharya Releases Proggy And Emotional New Single

‘Pantomime’ features high-level production and the kind of longform writing prog fans just love

Buzz! Mar 21, 2021, 13:49PM

Siliguri Rapper Drastic Combines The Old With The New On New EP

‘Drastic Darkness Death’ does a good job of using current sounds with more classic flows

Album Mar 19, 2021, 15:23PM

Apoorva Krishna Shows Her Pedigree On New Album

‘Intuition’ shows her obvious talent on the violin in a range of contexts

Buzz! Mar 17, 2021, 16:34PM

Kolkata Artist Anahata Dials Up The Prog Fusion

‘Banjare’ is very cleanly produced and written; it continues Indian indie fusion’s hummable direction

Buzz! Mar 16, 2021, 16:01PM

Caramel Sons Present Cheerful Indie Rock On New Single

‘What has happened to your face?’ has a good sense of indie songwriting (and a little drama)

Buzz! Mar 15, 2021, 15:47PM

So What Is This New SoundCloud Payment System All About?

There is a chance that the platform’s new fan-powered royalty system can change a lot of things for small indie artists

Buzz! Mar 12, 2021, 16:19PM

The New Single From Niranjan Menon Features Collaboration And Fusion

Future bass, classical and five artists in one single? Yes, sure.

Buzz! Mar 11, 2021, 16:06PM

Utsavi Jha Opts For Blues On Her Latest Single

‘Picnic’ shows her valuing a solid song as much as checking genre boxes

Album Mar 09, 2021, 16:17PM

Friends From Moon Is Excitingly Cinematic On Debut EP

‘The Spectator’ goes from epic to Disney to skull-crushing prog metal with incredible smoothness and a real sense of theater

Buzz! Mar 06, 2021, 14:23PM

Vadodara Artist Polkanose Packs Feel-Good Grooves Into Debut EP

‘year one’ is eminently danceable and listenable

Interviews Mar 05, 2021, 16:42PM

Interview With Tenma From Tamil Nadu Ensemble Casteless Collective

The group of musicians is acting as an extremely important bridge between contemporary presentation and shedding light on casteism and social issues we ignore all too often

Buzz! Mar 04, 2021, 16:20PM

Kevin Fernando Continues His Climb

His new single ‘i’ll find my way to you tomorrow’ is another step in his indie-darling trajectory

Buzz! Mar 02, 2021, 15:51PM

The New Single From Akanksha Sethi Is High On Drama

‘Winter’ is a slow, lovelorn and sentimental trip; it is also not afraid to commit to it

Album Mar 01, 2021, 16:14PM

Indore Producer x_p Excels On Vibrant New EP

‘Lost’ features three tracks of wonderfully put together electronic music

Buzz! Feb 26, 2021, 13:53PM

Chennai Singer-Songwriter STEVIE Gives Hip-Hop A Spin

‘Cul-de-sac’ incorporates drill and trends that the UK has been exporting to the rap world of late

Buzz! Feb 24, 2021, 10:01AM

Daft Punk - The End

Smile because it happened?

Buzz! Feb 23, 2021, 16:24PM

Pop Duo HelloDuck Release Accessible New Single

If you are unsure whether catchy pop melodies and rattling trap drums go together, ‘Saazish’ provides more information on the topic

Buzz! Feb 19, 2021, 01:24AM

Aaryan Banthia Goes Prog-Fusion On New Single Shades Of Spring

Who said melding two snobbish genres makes a bad song? Whoever did lied.

Album Feb 18, 2021, 14:02PM

Sidharth Nair Writes Quiet And Lowkey Pop On Debut

‘In My Void’ borders on the melodramatic, but who’s complaining?

Buzz! Feb 17, 2021, 16:34PM

Listen To An Instrumental Soundtrack EP From Chennai Artist Prashanth Venkat

‘The Lottery’ is 10 minutes of music that is orchestrally dense and tight even without the concept it outlines

Buzz! Feb 15, 2021, 14:25PM

Kolkata Crooner Topshe Goes Minimal

‘All I Want’ is a disarming, simple song that tells its story with no fuss

Buzz! Feb 13, 2021, 16:23PM

Guitarist-Songwriter ASHWYN Comes Out With Soulful And Nuanced Pop

His single ‘Waiting For Someone’ is an example of how well-chosen sounds can be used to create something fresh

Buzz! Feb 11, 2021, 16:26PM

Goan Songwriter Jaden Maskie Starts The Year Off Strong

His new single ‘Rhythm Of My Heart’ is a quality and lovely bit of modern soul-influenced pop

Buzz! Feb 10, 2021, 12:11PM

Singer-Songwriter Bozio Nienu Tugs At The Heartstrings

His immaculately written single ‘Lighthouse’ is one of those rare times a song emotionally connects instantly

Buzz! Feb 08, 2021, 15:38PM

Electronica Duo Shoals Turn Up The Style On Slinky Single

‘Incandescent Eyes’ features Pittsburgh artist Evan Isaac and shows that it doesn’t take a zillion elements to create a smooth jam

Buzz! Feb 06, 2021, 14:08PM

Manas Jha Goes Topical On New Single

‘Nukkad Closed’ is a tribute of sorts to a woman that carved her own niche

Buzz! Feb 02, 2021, 15:36PM

Mumbai Metallers Gutslit Announce Lineup Change

The band bids farewell to Kaushal LS with Aditya Barve rejoining as their new vocalist

Buzz! Jan 30, 2021, 16:39PM

Yodadrunk Teams Up With Compass Box For New Video

Yohan Marshall makes use of the frankly ridiculous talent at Compass Box for a live version of ‘Maya The Illusion’

Interviews Jan 29, 2021, 15:38PM

The Busking Man Speaks On His New Album And Offbeat Musical Journey

Debojyoti Nath left his life behind to do a two-year journey busking in every state in the country. Then he decided to put out an album. That’s a lot.

Buzz! Jan 28, 2021, 16:26PM

Assam Band Arogya Release Poppy But Heavy New Single

‘Broken’ comes with the band being newly signed by German label Out Of Line Records

Buzz! Jan 27, 2021, 15:20PM

Footnotes 2020 - What We Missed

There was a lot of music that we couldn’t cover last year. But that doesn’t mean we didn’t notice.

Buzz! Jan 26, 2021, 09:42AM

Check Out This Loving New Track From Electronic Artist La Gruve

The Mumbai-based musician delivers a cute and catchy electronic pop tune

Buzz! Jan 25, 2021, 14:27PM

GrooveBot Releases Heavy New Single With Futuristic Music Video

The propulsive ‘Gentle Scars’ features a few 80s touches, a dark theme and pseudo-game footage

Buzz! Jan 22, 2021, 16:29PM

Yatin Srivastava Project And Friends Release Lockdown EP

‘Quarantine Vol.1’ is a set of three collaborative songs which all build on Yatin’s set heavy modern metal sound

Buzz! Jan 21, 2021, 14:50PM

Delhi Rock Band Antariksh Bring Marty Friedman On Board For Quality New Single

‘Quest’ is expertly written, expertly played and is a genuinely exciting advertisement for rock to come back

Album Jan 19, 2021, 09:19AM

Fuzzculture Contrasts Elaborate Arrangements With Accessibility

The Mumbai artist’s new EP ‘Strange Cities’ puts a whole plethora of sounds into songs that hide some of that intricacy behind strong hooks

Buzz! Jan 18, 2021, 14:22PM

Delhi Producer Rafoo Shines On Dark New Single

‘Anthropocene’ is brooding and groove-filled in the most entertaining of ways

Interviews Jan 16, 2021, 11:36AM

Interview With Wolf van Halen

The bassist talks about his father Eddie, future music and musical journey

Buzz! Jan 14, 2021, 09:58AM

Bengaluru Singer-Songwriter Aiashwarya Asthana Makes Retro DIY Debut

His first single ‘Play’ is a decent attempt at doing the new, revived 80s sound

Buzz! Jan 13, 2021, 15:41PM

Bhubaneshwar Band Khatth Keep It Catchy

The band’s new self-titled single is alt-rock that lives to entertain

Buzz! Jan 11, 2021, 15:53PM

Delhi Band Apartment Upstairs Releases Smooth And Soulful New Single

‘I’ll Be With You’ features rapper Fakeer and has some fantastic moments

Buzz! Jan 09, 2021, 13:48PM

Multi-Instrumentalist Sidd Coutto Radiates Positive Vibes

His new EP ‘Glow’ has a sweet and charming little set of indie songs

Buzz! Jan 08, 2021, 13:22PM

Delhi Rock Band SkyEyes Releases Peppy New Single

‘Bring Me To The End’ is one of the fun-loving and groovy rock tunes you can move to

Buzz! Jan 06, 2021, 16:11PM

Listen To The Endlessly Groovy Second Single From Pune Artist Shreyas Iyengar

Shreyas handles multiple instruments on the addictive jazz tune ‘Tough Times I’

Buzz! Jan 05, 2021, 08:52AM

Children Of Bodom Guitarist Alexi Laiho Passes Away At 41

The Finnish guitarist had ‘suffered from long-term health issues during his last years’, a press statement said  

Buzz! Jan 04, 2021, 13:53PM

Newly Formed Band Sick Society Drops Excellent Debut EP

The rock outfit is composed of members from Thaikkudam Bridge, Mad Bypass and The Harbingers

Buzz! Dec 31, 2020, 13:21PM

Wrap-Up 2020

Here are some artists that made art that we should remember (even though this year should be deleted from the records)
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