February 15, eight pm onwards
The Blue Room, Jayanagar
Entry: ₹500 on the door
Along with a guitar workshop, New York Metropolis-based guitarist and composer Xander Naylor will likely be in India for a particular efficiency alongside guitarist Vinay Kaushal and drummer Shreyas Iyengar on the Blue Room this week. Naylor, who can mix right into a hardcore jazz-fusion area in addition to post-rock territory in his guitar enjoying, will current groove-heavy tunes this time round. He’s additionally seemingly so as to add a bunch of Hindustani classical influences into the combo, contemplating he has extensively studied the shape underneath tabla artist and veteran Pandit Samir Chatterjee. He launched his newest composition, ‘Pursuit’ final December, terming it “calculated chaos” in his notes. Anticipate experimental, free type jazz, atmospheric rock and meditative Indian classical music. Whereas Naylor is a instructor at a music faculty in New York, his guitarist counterpart for the present, Vinay Kaushal, can be a music educator and alumnus of the Musicians Institute in Hollywood.
February 15, 9 pm onwards
Fandom at Gilly’s Redefined, Koramangala
Entry: ₹500, plus ₹300 cowl cost by way of Ticketfairy.com
Recent from their massive stage look on the Vh1 Supersonic competition in Pune, hip hop duo Seedhe Maut are coming in from New Delhi with the vitality degree that wowed 1000’s in attendance. Joined by DJ and rapper Blunt, Seedhe Maut’s ABJ and Calm have been at their hard-hitting greatest on their début album Bayaan in addition to songs similar to ‘101’ and the take-down of right-wing politics on the monitor ‘Scalp Dem’, that includes MC Delhi Sultanate. Though they gained one other massive push after collaborating with Pune digital music star Ritviz on ‘Chalo Chalein’, Seedhe Maut are squarely within the area of buoyant, typically aggressive music that heaps on popular culture references in each bar on songs similar to ‘Shaktimaan’ and ‘Class-Sikh Maut Vol. II’. The gig additionally features a efficiency from producer-rapper duo Warboy x DEVM, winners of the Pink Bull Highlight 2019 contest who just lately launched their début album, Out of the Blue final month.
Iseo + Dodosound, Daisho
February 14, 9 pm onwards
Entry: ₹499, by way of Insider.in
In January 2018, Spanish duo Iseo and Dodosound made their solution to India for the primary time with 4 exhibits, together with a cease on the Sunsplash Pageant in Goa in addition to Bengaluru’s Koramangala Social. Now on their second India tour after a whirlwind couple of years that included over 160 exhibits, the duo deliver collectively dub, reggae and digital sounds to the stage. Shaped in 2014, Iseo and Dodosound launched their début album Cat Platoon in 2015, adopted by 2017’s Roots within the Air. By then, their sound was firmly seated within the area of well-produced reggae that may be as emotive because it was pleasant in direction of dance flooring. They are going to be supported by Pune DJ and producer Daisho aka Angad Bharaj.