Music

These 8 Bands Are Rocking Bangalore’s Music Scene

These 8 Bands Are Rocking Bangalore’s Music Scene

Our favourite Bengaluru bands and where you can find them playing

mm By indibeat staff - Nov 22, 2017

7 Indian Independent Artists For Every Mood

The Indian independent scene’s got some dope tunes to check out

mm By Namrata Juneja - Oct 23, 2017
Why Today Should Be A Jazzy Saturday

Why Today Should Be A Jazzy Saturday

Celebrate John Coltrane’s birthday and swing away!

mm By Mineli Goswami - Sep 23, 2017
Mineli On… Mustaine

Mineli On… Mustaine

Life lessons from the badass quinquagenarian of Thrash Metal

mm By Mineli Goswami - Sep 13, 2017

5 Apps That Will Bring Out The Musician In You

Learn a music instrument or get better at the one you know with these cool apps

mm By Mineli Goswami - Sep 7, 2017
Get Set Groove: The Lowdown On Ziro Music Festival

Get Set Groove: The Lowdown On Ziro Music Festival

How to make the most of it, from Sept 28 until Oct 1

mm By Mineli Goswami - Aug 30, 2017
Spotlight: In Conversation With Avanti Nagral

Spotlight: In Conversation With Avanti Nagral

The 19-year-old artist chats with us about her latest song, I Like, and much more

mm By Rameez Shaikh - Aug 13, 2017
Kishore Da: A Tribute

Kishore Da: A Tribute

Remembering the eccentric genius on his 88th birth anniversary

mm By indibeat staff - Aug 4, 2017
A Guide To Buying Your First Guitar

A Guide To Buying Your First Guitar

Buy your first real six-string with confidence

mm By Mineli Goswami - Jul 28, 2017
July 23: Slashing Through Time

July 23: Slashing Through Time

Birthday wishes to a true guitar god, who continues to wear the loudest and proudest hat of hard rock

mm By Mineli Goswami - Jul 23, 2017
In Memoriam: A Tribute To Chester Bennington

In Memoriam: A Tribute To Chester Bennington

News of the iconic Linkin Park frontman’s suicide has broken million hearts. A fitting send-off is in order

mm By Tanay Iyer - Jul 22, 2017
June 27: Happy Birthday Pancham Da

June 27: Happy Birthday Pancham Da

An ode to R.D. Burman on his 78th birthday

mm By Mineli Goswami - Jun 27, 2017
Why My Heart Beats For Music

Why My Heart Beats For Music

On World Music Day today, millennials express their undying love for music

mm By Mahevash Shaikh - Jun 21, 2017
Will The Real Sufi Please Stand Up?

Will The Real Sufi Please Stand Up?

From dargahs to concert halls to nightclubs – taking stock of the Sufi situation

mm By Mineli Goswami - Jun 12, 2017
All That Indian Jazz!

All That Indian Jazz!

It’s swing time again. April 30 is International Jazz Day, where’s the party going to be?

mm By Mineli Goswami - Apr 30, 2017
Get Curious: The Many Musics

Get Curious: The Many Musics

Travel to watch and learn to play

mm By Mineli Goswami - Apr 19, 2017
The Evolution(?) Of Bollywood Music

The Evolution(?) Of Bollywood Music

From Do Naina Matware to Vakhra Swag…

mm By Tusshar Sasi - Mar 25, 2017

7 Songs That Prove Chuck Berry Was The Real Rock-n-Roll King

The American music legend is no more, but his music lives on. Here are seven of his best songs to remember him by.

mm By Mahevash Shaikh - Mar 20, 2017
No Radio Silence: Are We Ready For A Life Sans Radio?

No Radio Silence: Are We Ready For A Life Sans Radio?

In a world taken over by the Internet, here is why radio still manages to strike a chord in our hearts.

mm By Priyanka Singh - Mar 18, 2017
In Conversation With Aruna Sairam, Carnatic Music Connoisseur

In Conversation With Aruna Sairam, Carnatic Music Connoisseur

The Padma Shri recipient shares her thoughts on Indian classical music in the age of millennials

mm By Rameez Shaikh - Mar 3, 2017
In Conversation With: Nitin Chandy, Musicpreneur

In Conversation With: Nitin Chandy, Musicpreneur

Co-founder of True School Of Music, Chandy shares valuable insights on music as a career option.

mm By Rameez Shaikh - Feb 6, 2017
How To Enjoy A 100% Classical January

How To Enjoy A 100% Classical January

Start 2017 on a musical note with these 5 classical concerts around India

mm By Mineli Goswami - Jan 8, 2017
Spotlight: The Man Who Revisited Humma Humma

Spotlight: The Man Who Revisited Humma Humma

Composer Tanishk Bagchi has received a lot of flak for recreating AR Rahman’s Humma Humma, but he is largely unperturbed by the reactions.

mm By Arundhati - Jan 2, 2017
His Last Christmas: Remembering George Michael

His Last Christmas: Remembering George Michael

As unbelievable as it sounds, George Michael is no more. But he did leave us with a treasure trove of nostalgia wrapped in his songs. Give these a listen as you cry buckets!

mm By Arundhati - Dec 26, 2016
Spotlight: In Conversation with SkyHarbor

Spotlight: In Conversation with SkyHarbor

Keshav Dhar, guitarist of indie rock band, SkyHarbor talks to us about the evolution of the band’s sound and more.

mm By Arundhati - Dec 12, 2016
Let’s Fix You: How To Deal With Coldplay #FOMO

Let’s Fix You: How To Deal With Coldplay #FOMO

No tickets to the gig and feeling poor and left-out? We tell you how to kick start a Coldplay-themed house party with just the right selection of songs.

mm By Arundhati - Nov 18, 2016
Tune Out The World With This Ultimate Leonard Cohen Playlist

Tune Out The World With This Ultimate Leonard Cohen Playlist

Amidst an eventful week on the world stage, musical legend Leonard Cohen quietly made his exit. We look back on his genius through 10 unforgettable songs.

mm By Arundhati - Nov 16, 2016
First Break: Taking On the Indie Music Scene in India

First Break: Taking On the Indie Music Scene in India

Want to make it big as an indie artiste? Ronit Sarkar aka The Awkward Bong shares a few essential tips.

mm By Anna Kuriakose - Nov 15, 2016
Weekenders: 5 Indie Artistes You Need to Listen to Right Now

Weekenders: 5 Indie Artistes You Need to Listen to Right Now

With the indie music scene steadily rising in India, here’s a toast to talented folks producing fine work with little hoopla.

mm By indibeat staff - Oct 22, 2016