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Skrat: Giving it their all at the NH7 Weekender, Pune

On day 3 of the festival, we sauntered into the grounds to discover the various stage set ups. In the Bacardi pavilion, we were drawn to a young band belting out some pretty bold guitar. A closer look revealed that … Continue reading

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Lavani Dancers: If seduction doesn’t work, they will play on your sympathy.

I had never really seen a live Lavani dance (until now) nor made any great effort to go see one. A much abused dance form of Maharashtra, my impressions of it being lewd, provocative and downright crude were formed early … Continue reading

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Indie rock band, Pentagram: Fanatical, frenzied, radioactive performance.

Jostling my way up to the front row of zealous fans; overstepping, crushing, squeezing or simply pounding my way through a crowd of 3000; clutching my camera over a sea of bopping heads and wondering whether shooting on 1600 ISO … Continue reading

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Sulafest 2011: 25 reasons why you should have been there

If you live in Mumbai, there is every reason to go to Nasik in February. The weather is pleasant and the ride, smooth. It’s only a 3 hour drive by road on a smart, new highway. Then of course there’s … Continue reading

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