Ep. 128: Shah Rule

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On this week’s episode, we have rapper, producer and hip hop artist Shah Rule! Born in Hong Kong, raised in Moscow, studied in London, he now lives in Bombay. Out with his new single ‘Superstitious’, he talks about being an international nomad, rapping since the age of 10, having issues with your building society, being on Hard Kaur's new mixtape, and the women who inspired his music. Opening the show will be reggae-funk band Bombay Bassment who featured on Episode 34.

Bombay Bassment
‘Miss Goody Goody’

Shah Rule
‘Who’
‘Menace’
‘Superstitious’

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Ep. 127: Wriddh

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On this week’s episode, we have Baul folk-fusion, singer-songwriter Wriddh! He talks about his musical family, how he got into Baul music, juggling between his journalism and his music, and his future plans. Opening the show will be Hindi folk rock act Pravaah who featured on episode 123.

Pravaah
‘Chalthi Phirthi Khabbar’

Wriddh
'Kalo Meghe'
'Nodi Bhora Dheu'
'Jaat'

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Ep. 133: Best of 2017

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For the first episode of 2018, Mae has decided to look back at the best performances of 2017 on Maed in India. Across the show, she takes you through her highlights for the year, her favourite songs and she even gets a little emo about her life and times on Maed in India. You'll also get a chance to hear music from the biggies like Apache Indian, Indian Ocean & Uday Benegal to up and comers like Aditi Ramesh, Bone Broke and The Yellow Diary. So sit back, relax and listen.

Apache Indian - 'I Pray'
Ranjit Arapurakal - 'Nothing is Real'
Bone Broke - 'You Run'
Aditi Ramesh - 'Small Fish In a Big Pond'
Indian Ocean - 'Maa Rewa'
Chayan & Smiti - 'Mindfire'
The Yellow Diary - 'Marz'
Uday Benegal - 'Fireflies'
Dossers Urge - 'Erase'
Blackstratblues - 'Renaissance Mission' (Live)
Tejas - 'Falling Out'
DCF vs Madfingers - 'Untitled Jam'

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Ep. 126: Live 3.0 Feat. Laxmi Bomb

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On October 12th 2017, electro-rockers Laxmi Bomb featured on the 3rd edition of Maed in India Live! Opening with a brief chat with the band, (who featured on Episode 3) they performed live at antiSOCIAL, Khar, playing tracks from their latest unreleased album 'Bol Na Ranti'. For all those who missed the show, here is your chance to listen in! To kick off the show, we have a track from Bangalore folk rockers Swarathma, who will be playing the 4th edition of Maed in India Live on November 16th.

Swarathma
'Pyaar ke Rang'

Laxmi Bomb
'Run D'
'Tej Gaadi BOMB Aye'
'Air Maharaja'

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Ep. 125 feat. Parvaaz

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On this week’s episode, we have Alternative Urdu Rock act Parvaaz. They talk about their Kashmiri roots, forming the band in Bangalore, their 7-8 mins long songs, their recent Canada tour and more. Opening the episode is a song by hindi rockers The Yellow Diary who featured on Episode 102.

The Yellow Diary
‘Sada'

Parvaaz
‘Ab Ke Subaha’
‘Colour White’
‘Itni Arse Ke Baad’

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Ep. 124 feat. Second Sight

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On this week’s episode, we have Indie downtempo pop-rock act Second Sight. They talk about studying at the Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music, putting the band together, their songwriting process (which includes writing songs in Spanish!) and more. Opening the episode is a song by indie dream-pop outfit Lawntuba who featured on Episode 63.

Lawntuba
‘The Fields Are Breathing'

Second Sight
‘Little Plastic Raincoat’
‘La Hermosa Tristeza’
‘Blood’

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Ep. 123 feat. Pravaah

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On this week’s episode, we have Hindi folk-rock act, Pravaah. They talk about how they came together, quitting their jobs to pursue music, their songwriting process, their single ‘Mukaam’, and more. Opening the episode is a song by Rohit Vasudevan who featured on Episode 123.

Rohit Vasudevan
‘Taqleef’

Pravaah
‘Mukaam’
‘Rath Se Puchta Hai’
‘Take me to the road’

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Ep. 122 feat. Sooraj Bishnoi

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On this week’s episode, we have pop singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Sooraj. He talks about playing piano at the age of 2, his debut EP, how he's a jamroom dictator & moving to Musicians Institute, Hollywood. Opening the episode is a song by Neel Adhikari who featured on Episode 108.

Neel Adhikari
‘Too High To Ever Fall’

Sooraj Bishnoi
‘Nemesis’'
'Someone Who Cares'
'City Beat'

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Ep. 121 feat. Aarya

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On this week’s episode, we have pop singer-songwriter Aarya. He talks about his recently released EP, trying out for talent show ‘The Stage’ as well as his songwriting process. Also, On October 12th will be our 3rd edition of Maed In India live, so opening the show will be tracks from our featured acts Laxmi Bomb and Su Real.

Laxmi Bomb
[Preview]
Su Real
‘East-West Badman Rudeboy Mash up Ting’

Aarya
'When You Walk Down The Aisle'
'Wasted For Love'
'You'll Always Be Mine'

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Ep. 120 feat. OX7GEN

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 On this week’s episode, we have drummer, DJ & producer Aditya Ashok aka OX7GEN. about his 3 EPs, touring Europe supporting The Deftones, meeting the Kooks in Dubai, and he even brings some new music he’s been working on. Opening the show will be singer-songwriter Zoya Mohan in her electronica avatar, featured on Episode 98.

Zoya Mohan
‘So Should We’

OX7GEN
‘Dimensions’
‘Ebb and Flow (feat. Nathan Thomas)’
‘We live in shadows’
‘Magnets’ (UNRELEASED)

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Ep. 119 feat. Aditi Ramesh

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On this week’s episode, we have jazz, blues Carnatic singer and songwriter Aditi Ramesh! We talk about how she left corporate law to pursue music, working with her label NRTYA as well as performing music from her debut EP.. Opening the episode is a stripped down session from Dhruv Vishvanath who featured on Episode 82.

Dhruv Vishvanath
‘Prisoner’

Aditi Ramesh
‘Stuff On Our MInds’
‘Small Fish In A Big Pond’
‘Marriageable Age’

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Ep.118 feat. Tejas

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On this week’s episode, we have indie-pop singer-songwriter Tejas. We talk about his new album, crowdfunding, his songwriting process and how things have changed since I interviewed him on Episode 16. Opening the episode is a special tribute to virtuoso pianist Karan Joseph who tragically passed away on Sep 9th.

DCF vs Madfingers
‘Grease’

Tejas
‘You want’
‘Falling out’
‘Maybe we’re not enough’

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Ep. 117: Maed In India Live 2.0

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On September 1st 2017, The Sidd Coutto Experience featured on the 2nd edition of Maed in India Live! Opening with a brief chat with Sidd Coutto and Aditya Ashok (aka OXYGEN), Sidd Coutto performed live with his band at antiSOCIAL, Khar, playing some of his popular tracks as well as new Unreleased material. For all those who missed the show, here is your chance to listen in!

The Sidd Coutto Experience
'Breakdown'
'Crisis'
'Reconsider'

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Ep. 116 feat. Kavish Seth

On this week’s episode, we have hindi-urdu singer-songwriter Kavish Seth! We talk about his journey pursuing music, his indie music project Zubaan (which brings together musicians from various genres) and 'Noori' a unique instrument he's help build. Opening the episode is a track by Pune-based indie folk maestros Easy Wanderlings whose debut album "As Written in The Stars" is out now!

Easy Wanderlings
‘Dream To keep Us Going’

Kavish Seth
'Hindi Bole'
'Shyam'
'Arzoo'
'Nazm'
'Abdullah'

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Ep. 115 feat. Dossers Urge

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On this week’s episode, we have 3 piece punk garage rock band Dossers Urge! We talk about being brothers in the same band, how they started performing at Tribal Freshers Meets in the North east as well as recording their songs in a studio in Brooklyn. Opening the episode is a track by indie scene mainstay, drummer, vocalist & producer Sidd Coutto who’ll be performing for Maed In India Live v2.0 on September 1st at antiSOCIAL, Khar!

Sidd Coutto
‘Kimaya’

Dossers Urge
‘Erase’
‘Honest Rage’
‘Jinx’

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Ep.114 Maed In India Live 1.0 feat. Blackstratblues

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On July 28th 2017, virtuoso guitarist Warren “Blackstratblues” Mendonsa featured on the 1st edition of Maed in India Live! Opening with a brief chat with Warren and his drummer Jai Row Kavi, Blackstratblues performed live at antiSOCIAL, Khar, playing some of their popular tracks as well as new material from their upcoming album, “The Last Analog Generation”. For all those who missed the show, here is your chance to listen in!

Blackstratblues
‘Two Sides’
‘Newness’
‘Ode To A Rainy Day’
‘Renaissance Man’

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Ep. 113 feat. Joel and Desiree

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On this week’s episode, we have singer-songwriter duo, Joel and Desiree. We talk about how they discovered each other, their influences, and they perform their new original unreleased music live on the show! Opening the show will be a stripped down session from Joel’s blues band, The Tripp, who featured on Episode 36.

The Tripp
‘Madness’

Joel and Desiree
‘Velvet’
‘You’
‘Good Time’

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Ep.112 feat. Runt

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On this week’s episode, we have vocalist, songwriter and producer Siddharth Basrur in his new music avatar, Runt! We talk about his recently released five-track EP called “Rhymes With”, how it came together, how his grandparents fuelled his fascination for metal music, his addiction days (being 15 years sober after rehab) and much more. Opening the episode is a track by his other music project and band Last Remaining Light, who featured on Episode 7.

Last Remaining Light
‘Again’

Runt
‘Bad Words’
‘Wiped Out’
‘Rip It Off’

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Ep. 111 feat. Borkung Hrangkhawl

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On this week’s episode, we have hip hop artist Borkung Hrangkhawl. We talk about politically conscious rap, about the tribe he’s from in Tripura, his new Hindi material, and about being stabbed in a park in Delhi (no jokes!). He’ll also be doing a freestyle rap exclusively for Maed in India, so don’t miss it! Opening the episode is a track by folk-fusion band Neeraj Arya’s Kabir Cafe, who featured on Episode 61.

Neeraj Arya’s Kabir cafe
‘Fakiri’

Borkung Hrangkhawl
‘Fighter’
‘The Roots (chini haa)’
‘Samaj ’

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Ep. 110 feat. Uday Benegal

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On this week’s episode, we have indie scene pioneer and frontman of rock outfit Indus Creed, Uday Benegal! He talks about Rock Machine, Whirling Kalapas, moving to New York, jamming with Slash, being a cynical optimist and he’ll be playing stripped down versions of his songs in studio. Opening the episode is a track by guitar virtuoso Warren Mendonsa, who featured on Episode 44 and who’ll be playing with his band Blackstratblues for the first edition of Maed In India Live on July 27th at AntiSocial khar, Mumbai

Warren Mendonsa
‘Renaissance Mission’

Uday Benegal
‘Take it Harder’
‘Fireflies’
‘Looking For The Mahatma’

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