Akhil Sood

The K-pop Wave
The K-pop Wave

The obsessive love of the K-pop fan in India

01 November 2019
Prateek Kuhad
Prateek Kuhad: Heartbreak Party

Prateek Kuhad has become the most sought after voice of a generation. The singer-songwriter talks about his breakup album

19 March 2019
Childish Gambino: This Is America
Best of Music 2018

From a rejoinder to gun culture to the sound of hope

20 December 2018
To Gig or Not to Gig
To Gig or Not to Gig

The dilemma of choosing between the live and the recorded

24 October 2018
Death of the Rock God
Death of the Rock God

The show goes on but it’s not so spectacular any longer

01 August 2018
Streaming Me Softly
Streaming Me Softly

The liberating future of listening

06 June 2018
The Beatles with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi in Rishikesh
A Spiritual Pause

What did the Beatles seek in India?

21 March 2018
Plastic Parvat
Plastic Parvati: Freaky Fearless

Plastic Parvati tells why she sings of mental health and female sexuality

14 March 2018
Magnetic Fields festival 2016
Desert Storm

Every year in winter, a village in Rajasthan becomes the nerve centre of electronic music. Akhil Sood on the making of a camping festival

29 November 2017
Daniel Langthasa
Daniel Langthasa: Songs of the Subversive

Daniel Langthasa is always angry. He tells Akhil Sood why

23 August 2017


Mehr Tarar

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Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity. Views are personal

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press


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