ABOUT

Livewire has been instrumental in promoting the Indian independent music scene. It is the flagship event of Mood Indigo – Asia’s Largest College Cultural Festival and has a phenomenal legacy of 36 years. Livewire 2016 aims towards providing something to each and every band that is up for making a mark in the professional circuit.

NEW:
Livewire will be reaching out to Shillong and Pune for the very first time.
Livewire has opened up to Instrumental bands.
Livewire will only have 5 bands per region, with 25-30 mins time slot (subject to changes).

PREVIOUS WINNERS

Parikrama
Pentagram
Motherjane
Zero

Goddess Gagged
Demonic Resurrection
Zygnema
Bhayanak Maut

AbraXas
The F16's
Kraken
High Time

PRIZES

Winner gets a slot in Nouvelle Prague – International Music Showcase Festival in Czech Republic

Winner gets 30 studio hours of Free Recording, 80% Scholarship in Professional Courses and a special 3 month "Spotlight Training" provided by True School Of Music

Winner to get featured on an exclusive article by Rolling Stone India Magazine

Top 3 bands get three gigs each in association with Bajaao Entertainment

Top 3 bands will get a slot at the globally renowned Sofar Sounds

Top 3 bands will tie up with Artistaloud for a special distribution and promotion plan

  • Cash Prizes worth INR 1,25,000
  • Furtados Gift Vouchers
  • Top 3 bands to open for the Livewire Nite at Mood Indigo before a crowd of 20,000
  • Winner to get a contract with Maharishi Management and semi finalists get a shot at the same
  • Regional round participants to get gigs, recording opportunities etc.
OTHER PARTNERS

Media Partner

Gear Partner

PUNE


18th September
High Spirits

Venue Partner

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Riptide
The Reasonable Hope
Reverie
(WINNER) Scriptures In The Attic
Within Ceres

DELHI


9th October
Bandstand
8:30 pm

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Leaftone
ThePilgrim
Elastic Principle
Blue Munch Factory (WINNER)
Purple Jays

BANGALORE


16th October
Blue Frog
8:00 pm

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Among the Signs
(WINNER) Rock Paper Scissors
Rueban
(WINNER) Xenoverse
LEDGE13
(WINNER) Crazy

SHILLONG


28th October
Cloud 9
8:00 pm

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LIVING AMONG DEATH
Symphonic Illusions (WINNER)
Ambush
Sky level (WINNER)
Soul of Phoenix
SNF

MUMBAI


27th November
HRC Worli
8:00 pm

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Eternal Returns
Disciples of the old Monk
Fame the Band
Across Seconds
Insignia
Clay Crown
CONTACT

Address

Mood Indigo Office
Student Activity Center
IIT Bombay, Powai
Mumbai - 400076



For more details drop a mail to
[email protected]

Or contact
Pranay Jhunjhunwala | +91-9004518398 | [email protected]
Siddhant Gandhi | +91-9769715122 | [email protected]