Moniker, Synths Back and more
20 July 2018
Head honcho of Indian magazine and cultural hub thewildcity.com, aptly named Wild City DJ a.k.a Moniker has a peculiar and varied taste in music. Straddling hip-hop, garage, grime, bass, house, techno, alternative electronica and anything in between, WCDJ always brings an informative set, favouring upfront and left of centre music over yesterday’s tired hits. Having been a part of the underground electronic movement in London for a number of years WCDJ brings to the table a fresh and undeniably UK sound to his live shows.
Stalvart John found his home in electronic music about a decade back when he discovered artists like Fatboy Slim, Prodigy, and Robert Miles. Stalvart's podcast "In a Mind Place" is quite popular in the Indian underground community. Not bound to genres, this podcast takes listeners on a journey through his current and old favorites. Known for his deeper take on dance music and his unconventional attitude, he’s contributed to the initial uprising of Kerala’s electronic music scene.
Synths Back was conceived by Abhishek Chanda. Born out of the islanders unconditional reverence for the ever impressive synthesisers. Consumed by the very intrigue of these powerful modular beasts, electronic music is his religion of sorts. Hence a relentless pursuit. Tunes crafted out of thin air aspire to indulge the listeners whilst they identify their own groove in the magical realm of Electronic Music. With his roots from the 80's Synths Pop Era and being inspired by Kraftwerk, Depeche Mode, Yazu, Modern Talking,
Robby Banner is a Deep House, Tech & NuDisco DJ from Bangalore, along with being a full-time graphic designer.