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Eeshaan

FAVOURITE BAND OF INDIA

Band Name:-Eeshaan

Genre:-Dancerock

Playing Since :-18 Years

Influences :-Linkin Park / Limp Bizkit / RHCP / Evanescence

Favourite Venue:-Nazrul Manch (OAT) Kolkata

 

Name of the Band (Include all band members names and instruments played).

Eeshaan
Vox/ Guitars/ Efx- Sayan
Guitars / Keys / Backing Vocals –  Cocco
Bass / Guitars/ Backing Vocals- Tito
Drums/ Samples – Parnab

 

 

What does your band name mean and where did it come from?

Eeshaan means The North-east corner, and is a very sacred and pious direction where Lord Shiva resides. This corner has always been attributed special importance and significance as per our ancient texts. The north-east corner is highly charged with energies at all times . As a band we are also located geographically in the North east corner of KOLKATA .

 

 

Describe your sound for someone who’s never heard you?

EESHAAN, is a progressive nu-age rock band, singing in Bangla. Our music is an experimental blend of nu-age rock sound, Modern EDM and melodious singing. The lyrics range from introspective to social-talking about the self, the 1971 war, also about the unprivileged children of sex-workers. The band has major chart toppers like ‘GIRGITI’, GHUM’, ‘SUNDARI’, ‘BANGLADESH’, ‘SHISHURA PRITHIBI CHAYE’, ‘SHYAMAPRASAD’, ‘BONDHU PHIRE ESHO’, ‘BISHAKTO CHUMBON.’ Music videos for ‘BANGLADESH’, ‘SHYAMAPRASAD’, ‘KE JAAY’, ‘BONDHU PHIRE ESHO’, SHISHURA PRITHIBI CHAYE’ and ‘BISHAKTO CHUMBON’ have enjoyed massive television play. Music videos and videos of live shows are hit regularly on Youtube.

 

 

How do you write your songs?

Our Vocalist Sayan is the lyricist and the composer of EESHAAN .Our songs portrays social issues , situations and problems which we face regularly. Our songs are very much realistic and progressive .

 

 

Do you have a specialty?

Yes we do EESHAAN is the first band in Westbengal who have started to rap in BANGLA in the Bangla band Scenario.

ABOUT Eeshaan

 

EESHAAN, is a progressive nu-age rock band, singing in Bangla. Their music is an experimental blend of nu-age rock sound, Modern EDM and melodious singing. The lyrics range from introspective to social-talking about the self, the 1971 war, also about the unprivileged children of sex-workers.

The band has major chart toppers like ‘GIRGITI’, GHUM’, ‘SUNDARI’, ‘BANGLADESH’, ‘SHISHURA PRITHIBI CHAYE’, ‘SHYAMAPRASAD’, ‘BONDHU PHIRE ESHO’, ‘BISHAKTO CHUMBON.’ Music videos for ‘BANGLADESH’, ‘SHYAMAPRASAD’, ‘KE JAAY’, ‘BONDHU PHIRE ESHO’, SHISHURA PRITHIBI CHAYE’ and ‘BISHAKTO CHUMBON’ have enjoyed massive television play.

Music videos and videos of live shows are hit regularly on Youtube. Formed in 2000, the quintet has been in close touch with the audience, especially the college goers. Eeshaan got a considerable limelight when they won the winning title at ‘Plug-N-Play Concert’ in the year 2001. Later on, in the year 2005, Eeshaan got the BEST BAND AWARD at “BAND-e-MATARAM” 2005 organised by Sangeet Bangla, Sambad Protidin, Asha Audio, 106.2 Amar FM, etc. and were awarded a record contract with Asha Audio for a period of 3 years.


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