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  • Karsh Kale Inspired T -shirt and Print designs at Kultureshop and Koovs

    Karsh Kale Inspired T -shirt and Print designs at Kultureshop and Koovs

    April 2015

    Karsh Kale took part in this years Katalyst Collaborations with Kulture Shop and design artist Meera Sethi to come up with some inspired designs for this years collection.

  • “Sea Dreamer” in Feature Film “Bhopal” starring Martin Sheen

    “Sea Dreamer” in Feature Film “Bhopal” starring Martin Sheen

    April 2015

    Karsh Kale and Anoushka Shankar’s song “Sea Dreamer” featuring Sting on vocals (from the album Breathing Under Water) has been featured in the award winning film “Bhopal” starring Martin Sheen, Kal Penn and Mischa Barton.

  • Karsh Collaborates w Rajesh Pratap Singh

    Karsh Collaborates w Rajesh Pratap Singh

    March 2015

    Karsh Kale joined Grain aka Gaurav Raina and Ankur Tewari for the Amazon India Fashion Week presentation of one of India’s most celebrated designers, Rajesh Pratap Singh.

  • Blackstratblues New Album features Karsh On Drums

    Blackstratblues New Album features Karsh On Drums

    March 2015

    Blackstratblues recently released “The Universe Has A Strange Sense Of Humor” which features Karsh Kale on drumkit along side Ady Mistry on bass fellow drummer Jai Row Kavi and other guests, all written and produced by guitar virtuoso Warren Mendonsa. The first single “Renaissance Mission ” and video is featured on MTV Indies.

  • VH1 Music Diaries featuring Karsh Kale

    VH1 Music Diaries featuring Karsh Kale

    March 2015

    Karsh was featured on the hit VH1 show Music Diaries , hosted by P Man for their finale episode of the season . Karsh talks about his musical journey so far and his legendary collaborations.

  • Karsh Collaborates On A New Album With Chinese Electro Pop Star Sa Dingding

    Karsh Collaborates On A New Album With Chinese Electro Pop Star Sa Dingding

    Feb 2015

    Karsh Kale has been hired by Universal / China to produce an album with one of their most celebrated electronic pop artists Sa Dingding. She has been compared to artists like Bjork and Imogen Heap and sings in Mandarin, Sanskrit and Tibetan and has explored many styles of electronic and ambient music. The album production is scheduled to take place in NY, Beijing and India over the next few months.

  • Karsh Kale – Snowflake Review

    Karsh Kale – Snowflake Review

    Jan 2015

    Karsh Kale uploaded Snowflake featuring Ranjit Arapurakal and Papon to his official soundcloud page.  Here is a review that came out 2 days after it was uploaded.”Brilliant. Ecstatic. Epiphany-inducing. Use whatever qualifier you feel fit for Karsh Kale’s vision. ‘Snowflake’ draws not only from his artistic leanings but harnesses the gut-shaking vocals of Ranjit Arapurakal and Papon.”

  • Butterfly Effect Preview Review

    Butterfly Effect Preview Review

    Jan 2015

    “Karsh has now become the grand orchestrator of everything from blues-rock guitars, Indian classical instrumentals and vocals, electronica and soulful keyboard patterns, and needless to say, percussion”

  • Signature Expressions

    Signature Expressions

    Jan 2015

    Signature Expressions -   Karsh performed and acted as mentor to two bands as part of the Signature Expressions mentor web series. The series culminated with a finale show at Mahalaxmi Race Coarse in Mumbai.

  • The Return of Karsh Kapoor

    The Return of Karsh Kapoor

    Jan 2015

    Tanuja Desai launches her 2nd fiction release “Bombay Blues”  featuring the return of the Karsh Kale inspired namesake character, the tabla playing DJ Karsh Kapoor. “From NYC to Bombay/Mumbai: Tanuja has masterfully created a landscape for her characters to navigate identity through art, music and relationships. Happy to see the return of my Born Confused namesake–the fictitious tabla-playing character of Karsh. People from all walks will find resonance in Bombay Blues as it addresses the evolution of cultures and the immigrant experience in a wonderfully lyrical manner.”

  • Karsh Kale  Butterfly Effect / Soundcloud Preview

    Karsh Kale Butterfly Effect / Soundcloud Preview

    Jan 2015

    Butterfly Effect / Soundcloud Preview -  preview tracks from the upcoming Karsh Kale 2015 release. Featuring collaborations with Benny Dayal, Max ZT, Priya Darshini, Ravi Chari, and more…

     

  • Karsh Kale Collective / Blue Frog Diaries air on MTV Indies

    Karsh Kale Collective / Blue Frog Diaries air on MTV Indies

    Dec 2014

    Karsh Kale Collective / Blue Frog Diaries air on MTV Indies

  • Karsh Kale featured on MTV Indies “The Ride”

    Karsh Kale featured on MTV Indies “The Ride”

    Dec 2014

    Karsh Kale featured on MTV Indies “The Ride”

  • Red Baraat – Layers (Karsh Kale) Remix

    Red Baraat – Layers (Karsh Kale) Remix

    Dec 2014

    Red Baraat – Layers (Karsh Kale) Remix -  hailed as one of the best brass bands in America, Red Baraat release their latest album Gaadi of Truth which features a remix of Layers by Karsh Kale.

  • Blenders Pride Fashion Tour

    Blenders Pride Fashion Tour

    Nov 2014

    Blenders Pride Fashion Tour - Karsh was a featured artists alongside artists like Midival Punditz, Grain, Ankur Tewari, Shaair n Func, and many more as part of the Blenders Pride Fashion Tour in India.  The show was a marriage of design, fashion and music in a seamless presentation curated by Gaurav Raina.

  • Following Sunlight – In Studio Video / Karsh Kale Collective

    Following Sunlight – In Studio Video / Karsh Kale Collective

    Nov 2014

    Following Sunlight by Karsh Kale Collective :  A preview video of the song from the upcoming Butterfly Effect album due out summer 2015. The track features John Shannon, Max ZT, Priya Darshini and Grain.

  • Grain – It’s Alright feat Karsh Kale

    Grain – It’s Alright feat Karsh Kale

    Nov 2014

    Grain releases Grey To Silver which features 2 collabs with Karsh including this one called It’s Alright.

  • Karsh Kale on NDTV

    Karsh Kale on NDTV

    Nov 2014

    Karsh Kale talks about music in advertising and brand identity at the Designyatra Conference on NDTV.

     

  • Fireflies

    Fireflies

    Oct 2014

    Fireflies , a film starring Monica Dogra and Arjun Mathur and featuring music by Karsh Kale , Grain and others released in theaters across in Oct 2014.

  • Karsh Kale Live w GRAIN

    Karsh Kale Live w GRAIN

    Oct 2014

    Live w Grain - Upon the release of Gaurav Raina aka Grain’s album Grey To Silver which features 2 songs w Karsh Kale, Grain embarked on a release tour that featured Kale on vocals and keyboards as well as Ankur Tewari, Monica Dogra and more in Mumbai, Delhi , Pune and Bangalore.

  • Lee 125th Anniversary w Karsh Kale , Monica Dogra, EZ Riser, Nucleya and more

    Lee 125th Anniversary w Karsh Kale , Monica Dogra, EZ Riser, Nucleya and more

    Oct 2014

    Lee 125th Anniversary w Karsh Kale , Monica Dogra, EZ Riser, Nucleya and more.  Karsh performed a unique DJ set focusing on the era of rock and disco with spcial guests Monica Dogra and Dharavi rocks at the NSCI Sports Arena in Mumbai.

  • Concert at the Palace / Umaid Bhavan

    Concert at the Palace / Umaid Bhavan

    October 2014

    Performed a special classical performance at the palace Umaid Bhavan in Jodpur w Adnan Sami on piano , Pt. Ajay Prasanna on bansuri , Azim Ahmed Alvi on sitar and featuring Karsh Kale on tabla.

  • Karsh Kale featured on Brand Equity on ET Now

    Karsh Kale featured on Brand Equity on ET Now

    Oct 2014

    Karsh Kale featured on Brand Equity on ET Now .  Kale talks about the music industry today.

     

  • Karsh Kale Showreel on Youtube

    Karsh Kale Showreel on Youtube

    Oct 2014

    Showreel - Kale releases a showreel of his live, studio and television work over the past few years featuring his work on shows like Dewarists, Coke Studios and Sound Trippin as well as his live work from Tabla Beat Science to NH7 to the Whitehouse.
    Edited by Akanksha Shakya