91 Degree East is an electro rock band formed by two childhood friends friends David Goldsmith and Priyanku Bordoloi.
David Goldsmith is a household name in the Guwahati rock music scene and has been a vocalist of bands like Axis, Mo and Shooting Stars etc.
Priyanku Bordoloi is a music producer,composer and a session guitar player who played with many bollywood artist like Sonu Nigam,Zubeen Garg,Ram Sampath.
He was the former lead guitar player of one of the most popular band of Assam , Northeast Breeze.He has done many ad jingles, movie background scores,albums etc. Music production in the band is done pimaily by him..
This project was started by the two musicians and childhood friends keeping a vision in mind of making an original and experimental sound.
The other members of the band include :
Biraj Baishya on Drums
Jugal Nath on Bass
Anupam Konwar on keys and Loopstation.
Kaushik is the sound engineer of the band.
The debut EP contains 4 songs listed below :
Loud – It is an electro rock track with a very trippy ambience…its written basically on drug abuse.How someone feels after getting high on drugs.
Little Bird – It is a very mellow ambient song written about love in symbol of a bird which have left its native place.
Give it up – It is again an electro rock track with a bit of a funky groove.It is basically about giving up to let loose and standing up against odds.
Hush– It is a very deep song which is written on killing of girl child in expectation of a boy which is a serious issue in India. It Is is also about the status of women of the current era.
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EP LINKS :
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