The last couple of years has witnessed a musical revolution in the country with talented artists and DJ's who are evolving their music to new horizons, taking risks and keeping things interesting. This naturally has also led to the birth of some very promising imprints. From techno to psytrance , house music to drum n bass and electronica We round up some key ones who are poised to make an impact.
A Bangalore based imprint fronted by premier techno outfits Audio Units. From pounding furious beats to uplifting psychedelic tinged hypnotic techno, Observant's sound is pure raw deep techno at its finest. The label has been on quite the run with its releases being supported by some of the genre's heavyweights.
Krunk Kulture is the label by India's leading booking agency and events promoter in the bass music space. In a short span the label has already amassed a solid following being an important platform for the bass music family across the nation.
One of the fastest growing labels in the organic house music space is Kosa. A very distinct label that describes it's sound as 'Spiritual deep tech'. We are thrown into a world of beautifully crafted fusion of ethnic sounds and house music. With regular chart entries and upcoming showcases, the future is definitely bright for this highly promising imprint.
What started as a premiere and podcast platform last year ended up transitioning into a record label full of upcoming promising talents. Fronted by producers Reclaim and Uddhav, Subtrail promotes the minimal and psychedelic side of techno and is gaining momentum with its selections through its highly active Facebook group.
Just under a year of launching, the psytrance label founded by a group of young talented DJ's has already made steady progress releasing high grade music and a roster of impressive upcoming international talent combined with eye-catching artworks.
Social isolation is an ambient / electronica / drone music label founded by multidisciplinary artist 5Volts. It was conceptualised during last year's lockdown , out of the sheer desire to promote to finally promote this music space that has been growing over the last decade. The label promotes new promising talents and has made good progress with interesting collaborations with like minded platforms worldwide.