Shantanu Puro

20 year old Finance student with a keen interest in writing about EDM and a religious follower of movies and sports.

T.H.E Interview – Sander van Doorn pres. Purple Haze

We all know what a versatile artist Sander van Doorn is. Be it his early trance days, or the progressive house style he switched to later, he’s always been pushing the limits and trying to create better sounds. He’s also been encouraging some great artists on his Doorn Records label. We got to chat with him about a very interesting project, his alter ego – Purple Haze, which is d...

Artist Of The Month For March 2017 – Above & Beyond

Our artist of the month for March 2017 is a London based trio that has touched lives wherever they’ve gone. Their fans swear by them, and always jump at the opportunity to ‘Push The Button’. They’ve been to India many times in the past, and are set to come to India yet again this month for a very special tour. In case you’re still wondering, our AOTM for March 2017 are the trio behind iconic music...

Ricky Breaker feat. Kyle Massey – Breaker Breaker

Wall Recordings returns in sparkling form with an unforgettable single player from Surinam’s latest and greatest export, Ricky Breaker.

Artist Of The Month For February 2017 – Eric Prydz

He’s been around for the longest time, he’s won hearts world over, has given us wonderful music time and again, and has even been our Artist of the Month before. And to top it all, he’s coming to India for the very first time in less than two weeks! The first ever artist to be our #AOTM for a second time is none other than Eric Sheridan “Pryda” Prydz, also known as te...

T.H.E Interview – Hilight Tribe

For ten years now, Hilight Tribe has been sharing their acoustic trance music and their lifestyle that is simultaneously close to Earth and conscious of modern technology.

10 electronic music acts that need to come to India in 2017!

With two festivals having concluded recently, and one more massive festival coming up next month, India is currently the centre of attention in the industry, before Miami season kicks off in March. Dozens of artists have made their way to India, with David Guetta touring last week and Eric Prydz next month. We decided to compile a list of a few more acts who need to get on the next flight to India...

T.H.E Interview – Sanjoy

2017 has started off on a massive note for multi-talented DJ, producer, singer and songwriter – Sanjoy. He recently just signed with Sony Music / RAL, and now releases his first single on the label – OBVI.

T.H.E Interview – Pegboard Nerds

The Pegboard Nerds, comprised of the veteran producers Michael Parsberg and Alex Odden, have exploded on the scene in 2015 with an infectious energy that has captivated the new college generation.

5 reasons to look forward to Sunburn 10

It started out as a small gathering on a Goa beach in the last week of September, with some flea market stalls and loads of music, with some well-known international talent. What it has grown to is symbolic of the rise of India’s electronic dance music scene. We’re talking about Sunburn Festival, one of Asia’s largest, which is now all set to host its 10th edition. We list down 5...

5 reasons to look forward to EVC 2016!

Enchanted Valley Carnival, India’s first and biggest camping music festival is set to roll on with its 4th edition at Aamby Valley City on 17th and 18th December. We’re listing down 5 reasons to look forward to this year’s edition!

Knife Party’s VJ confirmed as victim of Oakland fire

It is with great sadness that we report a big loss to the dance music industry. The Oakland fire, that took place at a warehouse hosting the Ghost Ship arts collective, claimed 36 lives, including Jonathan Bernbaum, the visual artist of Knife Party, who had also worked with artists like Marcus Schulz.

Has EDC New York been cancelled for 2017?

EDC New York 2017 has been cancelled and will no longer take place, according to a since deleted statement posted on Insomniac Events founder and CEO Pasquale Rotella’s Facebook page.

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