Anand Bhaskar Collective
Anand Bhaskar Collective, a Mumbai-based alternative rock outfit have been redefining the independent scene with their eccentric compositions since 2012.
The band effortlessly combines a heavy alternative rock sound with nuances of Indian classical music, and has been steadily changing the Hindi rock landscape with their unique sound.
The band's music is a fusion of rock, pop, and Indian classical music, with lyrics that explore themes of love, identity, and social justice.
The band’s debut album ‘Samsara’ released in 2014, followed by their second album ‘Excuse Me' in 2017, which were known for their easily recognizable melodies.
The five-member music band has surprised the audience with their music and has been well received in the south.
Anand Bhaskar Collective won the ‘Radio City Freedom Awards’ for ‘Best Rock Band 2015 - Popular Choice’ and ‘Best Rock Band 2015 - Critics Choice’
Their song 'Faasle' was chosen to be the soundtrack for 'Koi Dekh Lega' a short film from the web series 'Love Shots' which was produced by Yash Raj Films.
The band is known for their power packed performances with music featuring an eclectic blend of Indian classical elements and a dominant alternative rock sound.
With its socially conscious lyrics that address issues such as gender equality, mental health, and political corruption, the band's music is a reflection of India's diverse cultural heritage and its contemporary urban realities.