18 Degrees Festival 2014 around the corner.

Sep 30, 2014

According to the organiser’s website, “18 Degrees is a platform to explore and create a culture that educates and encourages the local youths to explore and share their creative ideas” and the first edition of 18Degrees Festival justified just that and this year’s edition is right...

Ska! Ska! The Ska Vengers to play in Shillong.

Sep 13, 2014

It was in 2012 when their debut album was launched and Ska Vengers officially showed the Indian Indie circuit how startlingly ambitious they are. For most of us who are familiar with the band, songs like “Rude boy Skank” that was featured on Stupiditties IV compilation album in the year 2010 made them...

Call for entries: F8 Photography

Jun 29, 2014

Creative energies are ever moving and are blossoming with a myriad of awesomeness when a splash of innovations and big ideas help put together artworks. Our small town Shillong is already bursting at the seams owing credit to a whole lot of extraordinaire art-forms that had been unleashed in the past and...

Tarik release new demo: Seven

Mar 26, 2013

Created to mark Tarik’s latest demo release is exactly something of an undiscovered underground experience. This Delhi punk trio which was once upon a time based in Shillong has taken it upon themselves to craft a sound that has some tribal hints and some intricate guitar solos in it to treat you...

Toshanbor Nongbet shortlisted for Day 4 of Delhi International Jazz Festival

Mar 17, 2013

Last year, he made a lot of noise and raised a lot of eyebrows with his vocal performances that took him all the way to the semi finals of India’s Got Talent Season 4. This year, having assembled a live band and taking on audiences off national television, Toshanbor Nongbet is well on his way to...

UNDYING INC: Throat Shredder Wanted

Mar 9, 2013

UNDYING INC is currently seeking a new and permanent lead vocalist. They are looking for a throat shredder who can really step out of the box and step up the game, someone who is capable of going beyond clichés and bringing in their own unique dynamic to metal vocals. Besides having a great voice, sound...

Aberrant becoming the Archetype

Feb 24, 2013

Ever since their emergence, metal Super-group Aberrant has had a list of accolades to their name. They were first declared Meg Icon winner, last year in Shillong. This year the band has quickly set their priorities in establishing themselves as the one among the forerunner in the region’s metal outlet...

One Billion Rising @ Fire Brigade Ground on V-Day

Feb 13, 2013

For those of you who aren’t aware, One Billion Rising is a worldwide movement with the motive of expressing solidarity in women and saying no to Violence against women. It will be celebrated all over the world on the 14th of February ie: Valentines Day. An excerpt from their public profile...