Welcome to Homegrown's New Music Round-Up, the ultimate destination for discovering the week's hottest releases across all genres. Each week, we curate a handpicked and homegrown selection of fresh sounds. This week features techno, experimental and more.
Gati by Bengal Chemicals
Kolkata-based musician and academic, Pritam Das known by the moniker Bengal Chemicals, presents an intriguing musical journey influenced by his life in Leningarh. Drawing upon his early memories, Bengal Chemicals fuses local samples through sequencrs to craft a unique and captivating groove that defies convention. His latest release, a 7-track experimental album Mofaswal Tape, promises to transport listeners into electrifying new soundscapes, showcasing his innovative approach to music composition and production.
Listen to a track from the album below.
An Ode To Jane by Dwain Willis & Mayur Koli
Mumbai-based producer Mayur Koli, who honed his skills as a guitarist, achieving recognition at college fests in Mumbai with his band, simultaneously delved into the world of music production,exploring genres like hip-hop, R&B, trap, and pop, quickly developing a deep affinity for them. In his latest single, An Ode To Jane, as part of the EP titled Anecdote, he collaborates with vocalist Dwain Willis. This single offers a tantalizing taste of the EP's distinctive soundscape, seamlessly weaving together elements of Soul/Jazz, Hip-Hop, and Pop vocal influences.
Listen to it below.
Shaam Tanha by Savera
Savera returns with his new single, Shaam Tanha that delves into the emotional state of someone about to embark on a solitary journey, with a heartfelt focus on the deep affection for his dog, Gaya. The song encapsulates the emotions experienced when separated from his furry companion, serving as a musical tribute to their cherished bond. In addition to the song, the artist also released a music video featuring genuine moments of happiness from people's lives.
Watch it below.
Objects in the Mirror by Maharana
Pradeep Maharana, boasts a remarkable career spanning over two decades with residencies at some of the city's legendary clubs and performances at renowned venues across India. His eclectic style traverses genres such as tech house, deep house, and techno. Currently, he holds the position of resident DJ at Mumbai's Bonobo. Maharana's latest EP, Memories of the Future, released on Soupherb Records, exemplifies his talent as both a DJ and producer, featuring six tracks that will keep you grooving.
Listen to a track from the EP below.