Pussy Footing Around Punk

Pussy Riot has never been about music and it shouldn’t be mixed with it either. They’re your favourite protest group and rightly so, writes Jesus Jones. “Nothing more hateful than a punk band selling out”. “A... Read More...

Coen Brothers: Essential Movies

The sbcltr movie list that will introduce you to the brilliant world of Coen brothers Get ready for a weekend binge that’ll blow your mind. Ever since news broke out two days ago, that the Coen Brothers (Joel ... Read More...

The Love Project

Alice Sharma on one woman’s quest to find analog love in a digital world When the world is busy finding love on digital platforms like tinder and OKcupid, a woman has set out to find it through street art. An ... Read More...

The Sbcltr Mixtape

sbcltr recommends the indie music that should be on your playlist right now It’s a great feeling when you realise that your country has been producing music that is at par with some of the biggest names out th... Read More...

Band Pick – Afterglow

sbcltr speaks to the Jazz-Funk quartet that has released a tribute song dedicated to the life and struggle of dalit scholar Rohith Vemula An affinity for improvisation and playing original music brought this J... Read More...

No one’s heard of Krautrock

Dhananjai Sinha explains how the unknown subgenre is an alternative history of rock and roll music itself What the hell is Krautrock? No. It isn’t some sort of an exotic root that you can eat. It doesn’t h... Read More...

Listening Sessions Season 1

sbcltr Listening Sessions is a platform designed to create an experience of intimate art that bridges the gap between the artist and his audience. To get a glimpse of what to expect in season 1, watch singer-so... Read More...

Irom Sharmila Ends Fast to Remove AFSPA

A sbcltr report on everything you need to know as her sixteen-year-old hunger strike comes to an end and the Iron Lady of Manipur gears for another battle—the 2017 assembly polls. “I haven’t got anything fro... Read More...

Music Day Recommendations

On world music day sbcltr lists down the best albums of 2016 It has been a gauntlet start to 2016 across the music spectrum. From a musical perspective, so far the year has been a trend killer. Long gestating ... Read More...

Drugs, Violence and Censorship: Punjab

As the Udta Punjab censorship controversy continues to boil sbcltr recommends GLUT, a documentary that gives you a glimpse into exactly how severe is the drug problem in Punjab. The Bombay High Court has final... Read More...