With the rise of EDM in India contributing highly to the nightlife of the youth with cutting-edge light shows, stage sets and spectacular display of fireworks; bunch of fun packed youngsters are experiencing their best high of music.
In this vast genre of music, comes Nucleya – electronica driven by Indian classical music and instruments. Been in making music for the past 15 years now, from bollywood remixes to house music and eventually moving on to collaborative projects like Bandish project, Nucleya has provided the blend of mainstream Indian culture and electronica. Setting the standards high with the ability of flexing dubstep elements in any form of music nine years ago, Nucleya was born.
Back in 2008, took on the stage name ‘Nucleya’. It was just breakthrough in the world of DJ, with a couple of gigs initially only to tour the entire country with Koocha Monster being their top hit. His fame earned him a stage in Oslo World Music Festival and a main stage in NH7 weekender, 2013. Realising that whether people like the music or not, but it got to reach them first. To accomplish the same Nucleya has released 14 singles, studio albums and numerous collaborations. He has performed at numerous music festivals around the world including Glastonbury, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Lille 3000 and the Electron Festival alongside artists like Diplo and Modeselektor.
Being one of the true inventors of timeless fusion electronica and unheard classical indian music; come witness it live on the grounds of KJ Somaiya. The “king of bass” will bring in some electrifying moments to cherish. Melange, the flagship festival of SIMSR, is a marvellous and thrilling B-school festival with a gamut of events and opportunities. Be a part of the enthralling crowd of SIMSR filled with great vigor, enthusiasm and electricity at the Engineering grounds, Somaiya Vidyavihar 7PM onwards today!
– Nandini Chaturvedi