MLCU students taught music skills

SHILLONG, SEPT 28: The students of Martin Luther Christian University (MLCU) were privileged to be given exposure on music and its growing music industry by the renowned city pianist Ms Pauline Warjri, who is the founder of the very popular Aroha Choir, during a music workshop held at the MLCU Read More

Every third person unemployed, frustrated: RG

SHILLONG, SEPT 11: Every third person in Meghalaya who is a graduate or above is unemployed leading to his/her frustration said former Meghalaya home minister and MLCU vice chancellor Robert G Lyngdoh even as he strongly advocated reviewing the present state education system and felt that youths must be equipped Read More

Tura band crowned as Meghalaya Icon 4

SHILLONG, JULY 6: The grand finale of the “Meghalaya Icon 4” rocked as every year and “Restless Desire” stole the hearts of the judges and the music lovers who had thronged the Laban Sports ground on Saturday to witness the slugfest between the eleven bands that had made it to Read More

Hoobastank rocked by differently abled musicians

SHILLONG, JUNE 28: A day before they could rock Shillongites with their rocking music, the Hoobastank- the internationally acclaimed American rock band- members were both stunned and awed by the gigs of the differently abled students of the Bethany Society who played Bob Marley fame Get Up, Stand Up, and the Read More

Midnight Garden Factor

This four piece progressive Metal/rock outfit band from Shillong came together for the sheer love of Progressive music and they have been together since October 2007.Combining a unique blend of styles, ranging from progressive rock, metal with a slight hint of Indian classical and traditional tunes. Catchy melodic heavy grooves, Read More

Aberrant: Bouncing Back

What do you get when five members from five different bands decide to form a band? You get Aberrant!  The band started in 2010 and Imti (who is the guitarist from DWAR) got together with Bhabor (Drummer from Defying caution) and decided to do something different from what they were Read More

Dymbur: Birth Of A New Band

February 2012 saw the birth of a new band. They call themselves “Dymbur”. Consisting of Gary on drums, Cornelius on guitars, Neil on vocals, Mayson on bass and vanderberg on guitars the band’s inspiration comes from the likes of  Veil of Maya, Born of Osiris, Chelsea Grin, and and many Read More

Afflatus: The All Female Band

Notwithstanding the hurdles, obstacles and constraints it members have had to undergo since its inception, AFFLATUS, the all female band from Shillong has come a long way, singing their heart out and drawing fans from all over. According to the band members, their journey was “inspirational” that never lost sight Read More