Akshar band is known for their rock covers and renditions of Tollywood and Bollywood numbers, adding a rock twist to regular songs.
The band consists of a bunch of passionate musicians who believe in making terrific music.
They are honest and true to the craft and their strength is the alternative spin they give to conventional music. The band was formed in the year 2012, from then on the band is blending together a wide range of genres, picking old to latest Telugu and Hindi songs. They keep experimenting with Rock, Reggae, Hard Rock, Rock Reggae Blues and FusionRock.
The five member band comprises Manmohan Raj- lead vocals, Surabit Haflongbar - bass guitarist, Dill- lead guitarist, Gopal Sahis- keyboard and Aaron Wesley- drummer.
In 2014, the band came together for an annual fest at BITS Pilani in Hyderabad and emerged as winners.
The band has opened for renowned Pakistani band 'Strings' at an event and has even performed at the cultural fest at the Goa Institute of Management.
They have done covers of popular songs including the melodic metal version of ‘Oh Papa Lali’, the rock version of ‘Anando Brahma’ and ‘Raabta’ as well.
They have also opened for the internationally known pop act Akcent in 2013 which has been one of their greatest achievements.
Akshar is a talented and popular Indian band well-known for their capability of entertaining audiences with their edgy style and the makeover they give to classic songs. The rock band, is at its best when it brings its regional element into play.
Producing music covers of popular film numbers in Telugu and Hindi, their strength is the alternative spin they give to conventional music.