Girish And The Chronicles

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Girish And The Chronicles Short Info

"Girish and The Chronicles" is a Hard Rock band, based in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

GATC is a four member band, known for their electrifying live shows. Heavily influenced from bands such as Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, Guns and Roses..

Their originals don't have much limitations in subjects ranging from day to day struggles, wars, to relations and the onstage/backstage/offstage rock and roll band experiences. With a mixture of Power Ballads sounding material and Hard Rock/ Classic Metal sound, they targeted fans striving to hear a sound that was closer to the '70s, '80s era, since there was hardly any band left who would offer such a sound.

Starting from their first single "Angel", they started recording singles from the year 2009. The song went to the Great Eastern Rock compilation vol II, making it their first known original composition.

Soon, in mid-2010, Their single "Yesteryears" was nominated and awarded a Silver Trophy, in the Suncane Skale festival, Montenegro, Europe. This gave the band a lot more publicity resulting in public awareness.

End 2011 saw the vocalist venturing into other Asian countries namely Hong Kong and South Korea (With Silver Tears, Yamaha Asian Beats 2011).

Signing up with some venues, the band soon traveled to Hong Kong for year long stay. Girish occasionally came back to India giving solo performances in the city of Bengaluru occasionally.

Their singles which now sum up to fourteen tracks, is being released as an album in 2014 under Universal Music Group.

Though the date of release is yet to be announced.

"Girish and The Chronicles" is a Hard Rock band, founded by the Lead Vocalist/Guitarist/Song Writer - Girish Pradhan, on the 18th of octber 2009 in Gangtok, Sikkim (India).

Presently based in Bengaluru, Karnataka, GATC is a four member band, known for their electrifying live shows. Heavily influenced from bands such as Led Zeppelin, ACDC, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, Guns and Roses..

Their originals don't have much limitations in subjects ranging from day to day struggles, wars, to relations and the onstage/backstage/offstage rock and roll band experiences. With a mixture of Power Ballads sounding material and Hard Rock/ Classic Metal sound, they targeted fans striving to hear a sound that was closer to the '70s, '80s era, since there was hardly any band left who would offer such a sound.

Starting from their first single "Angel", they started recording singles from the year 2009. The song went to the Great Eastern Rock compilation vol II, making it their first known original composition. The band soon gained a lot of attention and new fans. Immediately participating in some festivals, they soon started getting headlining acts. They later decided to take in "Golden Crown" into their playlist, which was a track for the Sikkim Football association. As much as football was craze in their hometown, they soon started playing the song in every concert/gig they performed. While they were already performing "I wanna get that lovin' again", "Ride to hell", they did not record the tracks for a very long time.

Soon, in mid-2010, Their single "Yesteryears" was nominated and awarded a Silver Trophy, in the Suncane Skale festival, Montenegro, Europe. This gave the band a lot more publicity resulting in public awareness.

After having performed in almost the entire half of the country in the year 2010, they ventured into the southern part of the country, doing a month long promotional tour in the city of Bengaluru at around end September, 2011. It is at this time period they recorded their singles "Loaded", "Ride to Hell" and "I wanna Get that loving". Soon, in the coming week they recorded "A new beginning", on hearing the NEWS about an earthquake in their home town, claiming a lot of lives. "Loaded", "I wanna get that lovin' again" and "A new beginning" were the only ones to be released.
End 2011 saw the vocalist venturing into other Asian countries namely Hong Kong and South Korea (With Silver Tears, Yamaha Asian Beats 2011).

Signing up with some venues, the band soon traveled to Hong Kong for year long stay. Girish occasionally came back to India giving solo performances in the city of Bengaluru occasionally. Finally deciding to leave Hong Kong, he came back to India, at end 2012, starting with a solo performance in PEC fest, Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh. Soon after a month, the band, who were on a vacation, decided to comeback and start recording again. They started off with a concert in the city of Siliguri, which lies near to their hometown.

The band started the year 2013 with a three month long recording, with new songs and Re-Mastering of their older tracks. Their singles which now sum up to fifteen tracks, is being released as an album in 2014 under Universal Music Group.

Though the date of release is yet to be announced.

Girish And The Chronicles are :

1. Girish Pradhan - Lead Vocals/Guitars
2. Suraz Karki - Lead Guitars/Vocals
3. Yogesh Pradhan- Bass Guitar/Guitar/Keyboards/Vocals
4. Nagen Mongrati - Drums/Percussion/Vocals

"Girish and The Chronicles" is a Hard Rock band, based in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

GATC is a four member band, known for their electrifying live shows. Heavily influenced from bands such as Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, Guns and Roses..

Their originals don't have much limitations in subjects ranging from day to day struggles, wars, to relations and the onstage/backstage/offstage rock and roll band experiences. With a mixture of Power Ballads sounding material and Hard Rock/ Classic Metal sound, they targeted fans striving to hear a sound that was closer to the '70s, '80s era, since there was hardly any band left who would ...

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Past Gigs Girish And The Chronicles

  • 10 | 2014 Hanoi, Vietnam Vietnam Women's Day
  • 10 | 2014 Hanoi, Vietnam INCHAM Diwali Celebration
  • 10 | 2014 Hanoi, Vietnam Cultural Exchange Programme
  • 10 | 2014 Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • 05 | 2014 Hard Rock Cafe, Bangalore, India ACDC Tribute Night by GATC
  • 04 | 2014 Dubai Music Room

Discography Girish And The Chronicles

  • 2014 Back On Earth Album | Universal Music India

Media

  • Sound A new beginning
  • Sound Loaded - Girish and The Chr...
  • Sound Smile Little Child

Origin

  • Bangalore IN

Founded

  • 2006

Members

  • Girish Pradhan Vocalist / Rhythm Guitar
  • Suraz Karki Lead Guitar
  • Yogesh Pradhan Bass Guitar
  • Nagen Mongrati Drums / Percussionist