The Sbcltr Mixtape of New Music

sbcltr recommends the Indie music you should be listening to right now The first two months of music in India have seen a bit of an old-new mix. While there have been familiar rock/metal sounds that have made ... Read More...

Band Pick: Barty’s Path

Shruti Sunderraman, talks to Arjun Iyer and discovers that his no-nonsense approach to life spills into his moniker, Barty’s Path’s, highly experimental album, Where Is Everybody? and EP, Pascal ka Daava At so... Read More...

Body Confident Dolly Singh

Haters be damned. This curvy girl is practicing yoga and breaking stereotypes that only thin people can be healthy, writes Alice Sharma “Who gets to decide what is beautiful and what is ugly?” says 34-year-old... Read More...

Of Parsi Akuri and Caramel Custard

Mithila Mehta on why you should visit the Irani cafes of Mumbai Those of you who are active on the social circuits would have certainly heard of the restaurant, Soda Bottle Openerwala, a chic new take on the l... Read More...

School of Rock: Dharavi Edition

sbcltr meets Abhijit Jejurikar, the man who brought music to India’s biggest slum As we walk across the busy streets of Dharavi and move further into the alleys, in search of the members of Dharavi Rocks—a ban... Read More...

Mumbai Originals

Sneha Nair explores the city of Mumbai and discovers the charm of old, family-run businesses, and communities that have stubbornly held their own in the face of glaring modernity For over 500-years now, Mumb... Read More...