DescriptionBHEJA FRY RECORDS Presents Bandish Projekt CHASE EP releasing on the world famous award winning Generation Bass been and on high rotation on BBC Radio 1 Nihal Show.
CHASE - Incorporating the ancient art of Tabla bols/Vocal Percussions and experimenting with bass heavy textures and sounds. Remixes by Distrikt, Barbarix and Lost Systems.
It was the late 90's; India was still lulling over crass, stereotyped remixes. And then Boom There came a phenomenon that forced you to sit up, take notice and really listen. An experiment in sound, a phenomenon way head of its time, BANDISH PROJEKT is not about grasping the sound of music .Its about appreciating the music of sound.
BANDISH PROJEKT resonates the musicality of Mayur Narvekar, a Composer, Producer, Dj, Remixer, Performer and a multi-instrumentalist.' Bandish' in its Indian classical connotation means composition, while Projekt reflects its innate extermination. Like a creeper and a tree, the music is the symbiotic conjoining of the sounds folk music fused with electronic or classical Indian ragas entwined into trio hop. BANDISH PROJEKT fused melodies of yore with IDM (Intelligent dance music)
These explorations and amalgamations resound like never before, and people where drawn to this new wave length! Every time BANDISH PROJEKT performed, people were humming the music of unheard genres, dancing to undaunted electro beats. They were in-sync with this sound!
From the echo of festivals across India into the live energy of over numerous gigs, BANDISH PROJEKT has resounded in Dubai, Uk, Sweden, France, Amsterdam, Australia Played at Glastonbury, Edinburg Fringe Festival, Sommerszene festival (Austria), Melbourne Electronic Festival, Village India UK, Incubate festival, BBC Asian Network tour hasn't seemed to have captured enough of the BANDISH PROJEKT streak Since 2007.
From Productions of Bollywood Films and documentaries, extraordinary club gigs, fusions and concerts for leading corporate houses to creation in drum n bass session tuning in to the best radio stations in India, Bandish Projekt seemed to be going anywhere that was everywhere!
2010 marks the year when BANDISH PROJEKT released its new album CORREKT' and collaborates with the urbane performer to add new dimensions to its promising musical compendium. Also releases BROWN SKIN BEAUTY New single from Bandish Projekt feat. Last Mango In Paris both on Bheja fry Records.
The stage us all set for extraordinary cross-cultural music adventures, but its rots are firmly grounded to the passion of a crazy music fanatic! Mayur started dabbling in music at 2 and then trained in Indian classical music .A Tabla player, Mayur dived into exhilarating world percussion, earning repute as a tabla player, and adoration as a Jazz funk drummer.
He has use these roots to bring to his music a native maturity, authenticity and ever flowing change. His taste for strange sounds and electronic noises brings a certain wildness and rarity in his style. while his classical element keeps him grounded ,Mayur's need for experimentation allows him to steer the unchartered waters of musical terrain, as he marks out new musicological features. His music is his journey and it is that journey he explores!