Here's a list of the 20 best Indian independent music released in 2019. It wouldn’t be erroneous to suggest that 2020 will, of course, be bigger and better for independent music.
This month's playlist features Vishal Bhardwaj, Raftaar, Paradigm Shift (among others) along with three songs by Santhosh Narayanan, who seems to be on a roll!
In just six-odd months, we’ve been spoilt for choice at the number of excellent independent EPs and albums that have come out. Here are the top 20 albums of 2019 so far.
SUPERPOWER 2020 ends up sounding like someone tried to reproduce Lifafa's earlier works from memory, on Soundrop, with ear plugs on.
Now that things have opened up and most artists have hit the studio to begin working on pending material, here is a list of releases we are most excited about in 2021.
Electronic artist Suryakant Sawhney, who goes by his stage name Lifafa, dropped a music video for 'In Hi Ko', the first Hindi song he ever released back in 2013.
With Lifafa, Suryakant seems to have achieved an artistic catharsis, and we can only hope this inspires loftier projects to come.
Suryakant Sawhney on the success of solo project Lifafa, and his band Peter Cat Recording Co.'s upcoming album Bismillah.
Six of India's finest graphic designers talk about their favourite artworks from the Indian independent music scene.