MEMORIES LEFT – KARTAVYA, THE BAND

Dehradun is ambassador to many music maestros, some of them are successful at global level and some of them are working for the local front of uttarakhand. Such representatives of valley was Kartavya-the band. These were the first ever band that made it to MTV from Uttarakhand. Their list of achievements is long enough to ..

The reboot of Crystal Heads

The reboot of Crystal Heads

 History of your band and how did you get here?        In 2008 we met each other during our college fest auditions. We were in different bands, before the formation of crystal heads. After we were good friends, we united and formed crystal heads, since then we have performed more than hundred shows in north zone. ..

“We live for nature and we sing for it.”-KEECHAD

“We live for nature and we sing for it.”-KEECHAD

How did you get here, and what’s the philosophy behind this band? I was into journalism when I met vocalist, somehow we started working on our singing and guitar skills. We as a part of band left the job, our vocalist dropped his college. Initially we faced tough time, people taunted us as common band ..

MUSIC OF MY VALLEY- ISSUE STORY

MUSIC OF MY VALLEY- ISSUE STORY

by editor Showered by the multi-cultural system, Dehradun is among those cities which have its roots and vibrancy hidden in music. From western to the folk music of Uttarakhand, Doon is blessed with colourful culture of acceptance for any genre. Though, youngster likes loud music, most of the groups started introducing independent music. Few groups ..

BHAIRVAS– AMBASADOR OF VALLEY’S MUSIC

BHAIRVAS– AMBASADOR OF VALLEY’S MUSIC

Most of the songs we listen are related to some kind of genre. Rock, metallic, pop, blues are some of the most admired ones in the world and prevails in Doon as well. However, as soon as one gets over these genres, independent music starts. “Bhairvas” is a band representing and encouraging independent music in ..

SRI GURU RAM RAI  DURBAR- HERITAGE STORY

SRI GURU RAM RAI DURBAR- HERITAGE STORY

Whatever we may had called our Doon, but since two centuries we know it as “dehra”. The name emerged from the Sikh word “dera” which means camping. In 1675, Ram Rai, the son of Guru Har Rai camped to Garhwal region of present uttarakhand, the area was known as the part of kedarkhand (abode of ..

THE FALLEN PILLARS -ISSUE  STORY

THE FALLEN PILLARS -ISSUE STORY

Well!! The sanctified version of flora and fauna in Doon is too awful for words. Since the pre independence era, this city is famous for its climate. Uttarakhand formation diverted the focus from its famous natural habitat, to its urban development. Litchis, Buransh, Pines, Gulmohar and Eucalyptus were the most common trees found in Doon. ..

In the spiritual aura of RISHIKESH

In the spiritual aura of RISHIKESH

Be it the stress of clocking 8 office hours day after day or a fun trip with your friends, a bike ride alone or seeking answers to the questions that life poses ever-so-often, Rishikesh has always been the stop for all kinds. 40 kilometres from Dehradun, the journey is short and ad mist greenery on ..

WHAT DOON SEARCH FOR

WHAT DOON SEARCH FOR

WHAT DOON SEARCH FOR    Being at Doon is one of the greatest experiences of life because it’s all about easy and comfy life. This city is both metro and traditional. Being at Doon can be choice for both sober and enthusiast as, it is both calm-o-matic and attractive destination. It’s been, since the city ..