Rangdap emerges as winner of Autumn Music Festival 2012 – Shillong leg.

Rangdap emerges as winner of Autumn Music Festival 2012 – Shillong leg.

Sep 23, 2012

Throughout the several weekends of the different months and days we’ve seen, heard and even experienced live bands, karaoke event, EDM sessions, guitar workshops and festivals. The scene’s changing, and hopefully it gets better in the coming days. Cut to what has just happened though, past Friday the 21st September this place woke up to the sounds of 10 no...

Review: Indigo Children’s new singles

Review: Indigo Children’s new singles

Sep 14, 2012

Indigo Children’s two released singles “Jesus was a mushroom” and “Why don’t you follow me down” indeed have set a sublime benchmark for future efforts to be measured by in terms of musical depth with and easy-to-relate lyrical output. “Jesus was a mushroom” kick starts with some stirring bass-lines and apparently seems to inform listeners as to...

In Pictures: Global Illusion’s 2nd anniversary

In Pictures: Global Illusion’s 2nd anniversary

Sep 12, 2012

Global Illusion, a nightlife event organizing company celebrated its second anniversary on the 25th of August 2012. The theme of the party was “White sensation”, yes everyone had to wear white and the night featured Ajit Pai from Goa and Shillong’s Arpan Purkhayastha. Check event pics below. White Sensation ft. Ajit Pai   White Sensation...

EP Review: Awakening – Virgin Creep

EP Review: Awakening – Virgin Creep

Sep 3, 2012

Their moniker isn’t a reliable one indicator. Yeah! We did ask Adnan Ahmed , the guitarist and he said it’s just a random name.  He further admits that one of the guys came up with the name “CREEP” and I said why not add the word “VIRGIN” to it. This Guwahati quartet projects more of a strong alternative feel in line with the likes of Shinedown,...

Madonna tribute by Melissa Totten in Shillong

Madonna tribute by Melissa Totten in Shillong

Aug 26, 2012

What better way to celebrate a tribute gig with an actual tribute artist? The highly acclaimed Madonna impersonator Melissa Totten performed here in Shillong on the 23rd August 2012 at Cloud 9 as part of Black Dog Easy Evenings- Madonna Forever Tour. It was a small but effective show and the audience members were all part of the exclusive invitation list with...

Review: Metropolis

Review: Metropolis

Aug 24, 2012

The glorious sleaze of METROPOLIS  Shillong leg was the perfect offering made to the art and music lovers of the city. The photographers and even the artists alike have done themselves proud, they delivered a gargantuan exhibition of the weekend on the 19th of August 2012. Clearly interested in throwing and showcasing their toys out of the pram, the troupes...

Review: X-JAM-Shillong

Review: X-JAM-Shillong

Aug 21, 2012

After having hit the Manipur and the Guwahati circuit X JAM was finally set to take over Shillong…. As never expected the masses had hopes that this for sure is going to be as surreal as it can be or perhaps an event that is more likely to raise the bar of extreme sports and music alike. Now! This is what happened actually, never was X JAM an extravaganza...

Song Review: The pretentious and the deceived – Plague Throat

Song Review: The pretentious and the deceived – Plague Throat

Aug 11, 2012

Furious, pummeling, paint splattered-indiscriminately-on-the-walls song structure, this death/grind mean machine known as Plague Throat has raised a shovel at producing classy metal tunes aimed squarely at the head of spazz-out metal. The fast riffs, the little breakdowns, the assaulting blast beats and then there’s the rasping vocal works. “The pretentious...