Vocalist Gaurav Tiwari and guitarist-producer Taresh Agarwal discuss hitting up cities like Bengaluru, Pune and Chandigarh for the first time
Factual on the heels of releasing their 2d EP Dhun, Jaipur indie-pop band Dream Present private announced a seven-metropolis dawdle of presentations, calling it The Dream Tour.
Kicking off on Could per chance perchance perchance also 11th in Mumbai and wrapping up on Could per chance perchance perchance also 28th on dwelling ground in Jaipur, the Hindi act will invent songs off Dhun, their trippy 2020 debut chronicle Girgit Damroo and The Correct Commute, and singles like “Waqt Ki Baatein,” and “Tere Janey Ke Baad.” Guitarist-producer Taresh Agarwal provides, “We’re in actuality excited to invent the brand new EP alongside a few unreleased tracks that we’re in actuality ready for taking part in on stage for the first time.”
Founder participants Agarwal and vocalist and songwriter Gaurav Tiwari will seemingly be joined by bassist Sachin Singh, keyboardist Yash Verma and drummer Bharat Prateek on these presentations. Tiwari provides, “This sounds like a dream come simply, we’ve been making an try to ticket this for a whereas and at final here goes on. All thanks to Sarthak [Kulshrestha] from [entertainment company] Bohemian for planning this tour. When Akshay [Kapoor] from Imagine Artist Companies and products got here up with this determine, ‘The Dream Tour,’ we were all smiles. Right here is the first time we’re hitting these many cities. Right here will be our first time in Bangalore, Pune and Chandigarh, and we’re in actuality brooding about it.”
The five-note Dhun stays simply to Dream Present’s lush and ebullient sonics, even as the lyrics customarily delve on wretched. The band began engaged on the EP in December 2021. Tiwari says, “Dhun has extra than one meanings, one being ‘tune’ or ‘melody’ as aged when it comes to song, and one other which design ‘being in a single’s element,’ like as soon as we dispute ‘apni hi dhun mai.’ For us, these songs are tunes of life and all these sleepless, cool nights that went into making these tunes are paying homage to so many memories and experiences we had throughout this complete direction of.”
Easy acoustic preparations customarily lie at the heart of Dream Present’s songwriting, which private made them section of the sizzling wave of Hindi pop artists, alongside the likes of Osho Jain, Piyush Bhisekar, Ramil Ganjoo and extra. “Dil” blooms with folksy facets and “Kahaani” follows that thread, albeit diving into darker, a minute unsettling sounds. “Khoyi Hui Dhun” is meditative and displays the band’s dream-pop facet, whereas “Zaroori Nahi” picks up the chase. The EP closes with the pressing yet nimbly packed-collectively pop song “Zeher.”
Agarwal provides regarding the manufacturing, “The premise used to be to maintain the tracks raw/acoustic, with ukulele being the predominant element. I mediate there’s one thing regarding the sound of it that makes you overjoyed and melancholic at the connected time, nonetheless as issues went into manufacturing, we tried various moods/tones with various songs, and I’m in actuality overjoyed with how this got here out.”
The band also continues to explore the visible dimension with hanging song movies for songs like “Dil” and “Zeher” off Dhun. There are plans to position out a song video for “Kahaani,” nonetheless Tiwari says it would possibly perchance per chance perchance well well splendid be situation to a certain model of the song. “We are in a position to be playing [‘Kahaani’] in our live sets and we are in a position to commence it soon after that, then perchance we are in a position to determine which model we’re making an try to switch forward with, for the song video.”
The vocalist confirms that Dream Present are also training polishing off their debut chunky-size album this year.
Bohemian Entertainment, Imagine Artist Companies and products and Kreative Keeda contemporary Dream Present’s The Dream Tour 2022
Could per chance perchance perchance also 13th – SHERI, Pune w/Nyasa (tickets)
Could per chance perchance perchance also 14th – Fandom at Gilly’s Redefined, Bengaluru w/Akshita Mengi (tickets)
Could per chance perchance perchance also 21st – Imperfecto, New Delhi (tickets)
Could per chance perchance perchance also 22nd – The Brew Estate, Chandigarh (tickets)
Could per chance perchance perchance also 28th – TBA, Jaipur (tickets)