Saarang is the annual cultural festival of IIT Madras, one of the biggest festivals in India witnessing a footfall of over 50,000.
Saarang has been the stage for popular performers like Sunidhi Chauhan, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Vishal-Shekhar, Sonu Nigam, Kay Kay, Shaan and Zakir Hussain and also for internationally recognized bands like Karnivool,Opeth and Hammerfall.
Milan is the outreach program of Saarang where it reaches out to a huge spectrum of audience beyond Chennai. In Milan, Band Hunts are organised which witness colossal participation from crowds all over the country.
The winners of Milan from each city get a wild card entry to Decibels.
DECIBELS and the perks:
Decibels is one of the biggest semi-professional band competitions in India, a western music event at Saarang.
Over 100 bands from all over the country register for the event and experiences a foot fall of more than 6000 to view the event.
Decibels offers a huge prize money worth INR 160,000/- and have been backed by record label Krimson Avenue offering a record deal for the winner and NH7 offering gigs for the winners of this event.
Presenting Saarang’s first Milan at Mangalore. Looking forward to have you all there. The winner would be getting a fully funded trip including accommodation for 5 days at Saarang.
Event: Milan – Band Hunt
Date: 27th September, 2015
Venue: G6 Music Café
Time: 3-8 pm
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