IMHO via IndiaPost Live

IndiaPost Live is a great concept, executed fairly well, but poorly received. A friend of mine from journalism college works there and has been kind enough to have me on their discussion shows. You can watch video clips below. This year, the Pakistani band Laal was banned for their controversial stance, their name meaning “red”, referring … Continue reading

Popping The Ink Cherry

Today marks the day I got my first tattoo done. It’s pretty small, about 3 inches tall and a few inches wide, along my right wrist. I’ve always heard that it’s supposed to hurt like hell, and I’ve heard plenty of people recommending all sorts of intoxicants to bear the pain. All I had before … Continue reading

Yajna Vedana Live (Video)

Brahmacharya Narayana Counting Numbers

Yajna Vedana Debut In Pictures

All photographs taken by Natalie Soysa (

Yajna Vedana Live This Saturday At Mystic Melodies

Just two days to go! The day of the gig is nearing and I hope you guys are coming, I hope to see some new faces as well as those I’m now all too familiar with. Bring your friends, anyone who’ll appreciate music really. It’s going to be an intense stoner session, if you know … Continue reading

The Microphone Project

I had to rush back from Hikka the other day since the band would be shooting a segment for The Microphone Project on Channel One MTV. We had one day to practice, and we spent the entire day going through the setlist over and over again. We weren’t tight by the end of it, but … Continue reading

Yajna Vedana live at Mystic Melodies

Yep, it’s true! Yajna Vedana will be performing our first official gig at Mystic Melodies, a series of musical events held at Pushpa’s Place, Colpetty. We’ve got quite an intense set lined up for you guys, so do come. Tickets will be available from the 16th of August, contact me on 0714858996 to get yours. … Continue reading

Fuck TNL

When a friend of mine shouted that out in the crowd at a concert the other day, not Onstage but that of a local metal band, the frontman was quick to respond, preventing the inevitable shitstorm of anti-TNL comments, stating everything they’d done for them and the rest of the Metal community. While he didn’t … Continue reading

The World Is Full Of Idiots

… that listen to commercial pop. I haven’t written a post stemming from a conversation in a while, and a recent conversation got my mind spewing about something that ticks me off constantly: Commercial Pop. It’s not music. Don’t fucking call it that, I will smash your fucking face in. What is pop? Why it’s … Continue reading