SYMFIESTA

16th February, 2018

ZIKRR

Zikrr, is a Sufi Rock Band which played its first gig in 2012 and since then has become one of the leading bands performing in Delhi’s underground circuit. A Sufi-Rock band by choice, we draw our inspiration from varied aspects of the aforementioned musical genres mixing it with a hint of Bollywood to create a sound which separates us from the rest. It’s done more than a 1000 Live Shows during its journey and they’ve shared stage with some of the most noted personalities in the Indian Music Scene namely, Indian Ocean, Euphoria, Mrigya, etc. We’ve also opened stage for various Bollywood Singers and Rappers which include the likes of Farhan Akhtar, Nizami Brothers, Raftaar, Ali QuliMirza,etc.

ZIKRR was recently awarded with the Title of BEST LIVE BAND, DELHI, 2017.

17th February, 2018

DJ GOURI

Immensely self assured& one of the very few women to succeed in the Macho world Gouri Sharma A full time Air hostess & a DJ, she manages her passion & profession so well.

switching the oomph factor from the dance floor to the turntable DJ Gouri is busy sizzling the most happening dance floors in the Country & Globe. Having her own unique style which brings out the young, sexy & chic onto the dance floor, her music is the newest fashion statement. Gouri Sharma, who’s well known for her Style, Skills, Class, Charm and Spontaneity has been exposed to a huge plethora of genres in music.

She can also change her style of music to suit an event, and is actively involved in making the crowd dance to her groove. Craving a niche for herself in music and flying, she has maintained her balance in both the costs with utter pose. She has climbed the ladder with lot of hardship, knowledge and she realises the power and responsibility that comes with the position she holds today in India as well as internationally!

(S)haan

SHAAN (born Shaan Singh, June 18, 1995 in Mumbai) started his DJ/Producer career at the age of 15 and debuted at Asia’s premier music festival – Sunburn Goa 2010. He was the youngest DJ to play an international music festival and has quickly risen to become India’s Hottest DJ/ Producer Export. His big room, uplifting tracks and silky smooth transitions have brought him recognition from artists and the industry. Shaan is the ‘India Story’. He is India’s #1 Most Followed DJ and is paving the way for Indian DJs to erupt onto the global scene. In 2014, SHAAN became the first Indian DJ to play at Tomorrowland, raising the tricolor high and serving as inspiration for India’s 600 million under the age of 25. That same year, he was also the first Indian to play The Box @ Ministry of Sound, London – The Saturday Sessions. His second session there was broadcast live across the globe.

Since the very beginning, SHAAN has performed alongside the biggest names in the industry – Avicii, Afrojack, David Guetta, Hardwell, Swedish House Mafia, Tiesto, Axwell ^ Ingrosso, Kaskade, Dash Berlin, Michael Woods – whether as Sunburn’s Resident DJ, or at Love Week, Marenostrum or on his very own SHAAN & Friends Stage at Sunburn Goa 2014. He is the first Indian DJ to play exclusive B2B sets with artists like Yves V (Tomorrowland Resident), DenizKoyu, Arnej and Ale Mora. Shaan’s track – Light up the World Ft Lauren Evans – was picked up by Statement Records/ Armada. The track released on Jan 26, 2015, quickly rose to the TOP 15 Beatport Charts and has been supported by International artists such as Nicky Romero, W&W, Tritonal and Ruben De Ronde. Since then Shaan has released massive collaborations and remixes for the likes of Sandra Silva, Steve Aoki, Lost Kings & Many more! There is no stopping this guy as he takes on Asia and the world step by step!

The Music Assembly

The Music Assembly / TMA is first of its kind experimental live & electronic dance music property showcasing the diverse innovative pioneer sounds of music from across the globe. There will be something in store for every music enthusiast who makes it to the TMAs, as we are set to display all forms of universal funky and groovy melodic sounds ranging from EDM, R&B, Pop, Rock, Rap, & many more live act genres.

TMA aims at promotion and revelation of this untapped cutting edge side of dance music by taking it to the college campuses, clubs and open air arenas with time. TMA intends on creating a visually appealing musical experience which is high on emotions, making the fan feel the Goosebumps. TMA believes in putting out stellar shows which have a certain euphoric vibe that shall stay at the back of the mind recall of every fanatic who makes it to our shows.

Facebook – @themusicassemblyofficial
Instagram – @Themusicassembly
Twitter – @TMAssembly

The Unknown

Born in Nagpur, YugeshMadhwani – The Unknown – is a 24 year old DJ as well as a Music Producer, currently residing in Mumbai, India. Being one of the pioneered DJs of central India, his boundless passion for music helped him prepare for his debut in 2013 – playing for exclusive events and native clubs in Nagpur. His career set in motion in 2015 when he won The Palm Expo in Mumbai. Having won the Global Contest Sunburn on Air 50, Pune, he has also performed main stage for the Enchanted Valley Carnival 2015, as well as 2016. His expertise in precision mixing and his spellbinding musical instincts have won him many hearts and left many mesmerizing with his feet-tapping and enthralling music — giving him recognition in India and around other countries as The Unknown.

He has also played alongside Martin Garrix, David Guetta, Allan Walker, W&W, Shaan, Anish Sood, and other DJs and musicians around the world. A few of his many performances include: India’s Largest Music Festival, Sunburn, in Pune 2016 and Amsterdam Dance Event Mumbai 2016. His undying passion for music has attained him a reputable name in the EDM community – making him earn thousands of followers and fans worldwide at such a young age.

18th February, 2018

BALLY SAGOO

Baljit Singh “Bally” Sagoo (born 19 May 1964) is a British-Indian record producer.[1] Born in Delhi, India, Sagoo was raised from an early age in Birmingham. He has been active in the recording and entertainment industries since 1989. He is the producer of albums and the mastermind behind songs and remixes. He remains a force in the music industry and is currently the figurehead of the UK and Belgium based entertainment company, Fresh Dope Industries.

Sagoo grew up in the Balsall Heath area of Birmingham. By the 1970s, his father – Saminder Sagoo – was running his own retail music outlet, after playing in The Musafirs in the late 1960s. By the time he had reached his teens, Sagoo developed a burgeoning taste for reggae, soul and disco and he was spending most of his college years producing mix-tapes for friends and dee-jaying at local events. These home-made creations demonstrated his fusing Western dance and hip hop with existing Indian music.[4]

Sagoo got his break in 1989 when Oriental Star Agencies, a local Indian record label gave him the opportunity to remix an old Punjabi track called “Hey Jamalo”.[5] The single became a hit and Sagoo subsequently joined OSA as their full-time in-house producer. Through this relationship, he released his first album – 1990s Wham Bam – which went on to become a success and spawn a sequel, Wham Bam 2. Other material came during this period, including Star Crazy and Sagoo’s 1991 collaboration with Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, to produce Magic Touch.

The Local Train

The Local Train is an Indian rock band from Delhi, India. Formed in Chandigarh Tricity in 2008, the band has been recognized for its active role in cultural festivals in Indian colleges. Sennheiser ranked The Local Train as India’s No. 1 rock band in 2015.Their debut album “Aalas Ka Pedh” was released in September 2015, and the band’s YouTube videos have collectively received over a million views as of April 2016. The Local Train recorded its first album, “Aalas Ka Pedh”, with the Flying Carpet Productions. The album was engineered by the noted recording engineer Ashish Manchanda. The band recorded its first music video “Aaoge Tum Kabhi” in association with The Morpheus Productions. It created a sensation on social networking sites and their work was appreciated by great artists like Raghu Dixit. The band came with its second music video “Kaise Jiyun” which featured Ryan Martyr, a young aspiring dancer in association with The Morpheus Production. It was also liked by the fans and were showered with likes.

The third music video came out was “Bandey” which was based on their live performances at various venues. They announced the 4th Music video of the song “Yeh Zindagi Hai” which featured Faizan Tak, a Model and Kamila Grodêcka, Miss Poland Finalist, 2012. The band launched their debut album “Aalas Ka Pedh” on 3rd. September, 2015 on OK Listen! The band received lots of appreciation by its fans for this album. Recently, The Song “Aaoge Tum Kabhi” was featured in the movie “Angry Indian Goddesses”.The band recently launched its new single “Khudi” starring Arjun Mathur.On 19 January 2018, the band released their second album “Vaaqif”.