“GiGs WiGs” is a once a week post mentioning all the great many local home-grown gigs and music releases happening in and around the city!
I do this for the music I like, the artists I love and the people who need to know about it. Hope I can do justice to this. And I hope you like what you read and continue to support me!
Keep scrolling to know what’s in store this week!
Music Releases –
(NOT) A Whoopsie Daisy –
Is definitely what you’ll be saying to your self when you pick up this EP and give it spin. Saurav Dn aka Dee En from Delhi has dropped his debut EP, called ‘Whoopsie Daisy’ available on Bandcamp for download for a ‘pay what you want’ cost and streaming.
If you’re into synth-pop, chill vocals and soundscape’y vibes, do NOT miss out on this one. They’ve come a long way from their initial acoustic set up, no whoopsie there! This EP got them cool, summer vibes!
LISTEN/ BUY IT HERE!
Try and Retrograde this –
A Brand new album”Retrograde” from La Brise is definitely a raging new beast, of a time of angst and rebellion you forgot about. A sound track to power through a fuck all rut you’re stuck in(maybe). The band has got a great sound going for them and there’s no going back for them!
La Brise is a four piece garage rock/ punk band from Chennai. The album is available on Bandcamp for Download and streaming.
LISTEN/ BUY IT HERE!
Fusion blend at Todi –
First up they have pop-rock/ singer songwriter Abhinab Dan , followed by Indian Fusion act Bombay Bandook and then, an album launch of Guitarist and composer Samar Mehdi.
Make sure you head on over for a mixed bag of sounds on Thursday evening!
WHERE: Todi Mill Social, Parel.
WHEN: 26th April, 8:30 pm onward.
ENTRY: Rs. 300/-
Mid week Trap –
Catch this debut edition of a Hip-hop/Rap fiesta “Traphouse Deli’ at The Habitat – Comedy and Music Cafe, tomorrow! Hosted by none other than Mr. Rohit P-Man Pereira. The line up includes, DJ Blunt, The Siege, Kaala and Enkore!
A hip-hop oriented property, with an aim to help catapult this young, niche genre in India.
WHERE: Above the Habitat, Khar.
WHEN: 26th April, 9 pm onward.
ENTRY: Rs. 100/- (WHATTA STEAL)
Krunk it up –
This Saturday, head on over to Pistolera – Bar & Kitchen, in Bandra for a night of Disco/ House/ Afro music. Catch Zokhuma, Rafiki and Anuj Samtani, who are all set to get you off your butts and dance you into Sunday!
WHERE: Pistolera, Bandra.
WHEN: 28th April, 10 pm onward.
ENTRY: Rs. 300/- After 12 pm – Rs.400/-
Don’t miss out on the EP Launch of Jordan Johnson TONIGHT at the Levis Lounge. Jordan Johnson is a Kiwi/Indian/South African singer songwriter based in New Delhi, whose music can be described as indie/soft rock. He will be launching his self titled EP with a band set up consisting of DE•O on Drums and Hashbass on Bass.
It is a free gig but with limited capacity so make sure you RSVP HERE !
WHERE: Levis Lounge, Lower Prel.
WHEN: 25th April, 9 pm onward.
ENTRY: FREEE (RSVP link above)
No SEQUEL required –
Catch Pune based Progressive House /Techno act SEQU3l as he plays an all night, open to close set for the first time in Mumbai! He will be playing at Ark – Courtyard by Marriott from 10:30 pm. The act will also include trippy visuals all set long courtesy Dan.
Be sure to head on over to ARK for a complete AV treat this Friday!
WHERE: ARK, Mumbai.
WHEN: 27th April, 10:30 pm onward.
ENTRY: FREE Via Guest list (+91 8108182150)
That’s all from “GiGs WiGs” this week.
Make sure you let me know what you think in the comments below.
And also if there’s anything you think I missed and should include