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As some of you know, Bombay Bassment opened up for Snoop Dogg a.k.a Snoop Lion last month. The good folks at Zomba captured us behind the scenes of our most significant show till date.
Bombay Bassment was awarded Best Emerging Band at the recently concluded 07th Annual Jack Daniel’s Rock Awards in association with Rolling Stone India.
This is very overwhelming and great appreciation specially for Hip Hop outfit like us.
Check out the complete list of winners here http://rollingstoneindia.com/news-updates/pentagram-sweep-the-jack-daniels-rock-awards/
Big shout out to peeps at Rolling Stone India and Jack Daniel’s.
You can catch Bombay Bassment LIVE on 6th March, 2012 at blueFROG with their new avatar Bombay Bassment & The Funk Fraternity.
Bombay Bassment bags a GOLD medal for Best Hip Hop Group, a SILVER for Best Hip Hop Song – Hip Hop [Never Be The Same] & a BRONZE in the Genre Bending Act category at the South Asian IndieGo Music Awards. 3 awards in the first year of it being nominated.
IndieGo Music awards are presented by Bite My Music Global Awards 2011
The criteria of the songs and acts of the The IndieGo Music Awards was based on originality, creativity and overall song entertainment value. 30% of the scores came from online voting, 60% from global judges and 10% for marketing and promotions.
Apparently, Bite My Music are the world’s biggest independent music awards from the same team that brought AVIMA (Asia Voice Independent Music Awards). This time there were 3 sub-awards for last year – The IndieGo Music awards for south Asia countries, VIMA 2011 (Singapore, Malaysia & Brunei) and also the Global African Asian music awards (GAMA). Top winners of these awards will now enter the main Bite My Music global awards to compete with the rest of the Asian countries and wildcard entries from Europe and US.
2nd year in a row, Ruell our bass man is nominated for Jack Daniel’s Annual Awards 2011 – Best Bassist category.
The list was announced today by Rolling Stone India. List of nominees for Best Bassist are:
Ruell Barretto : Bombay Bassment
Makarand (Papal) Mane : Pentagram
Randeep Singh : Menwhopause
Siddharth Shah : Sky Rabbit
Abhinav Chaudhary : The Circus
Bassmentiers wishes him best luck for this year and we all hope he wins this award as he deserves it the most.
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To be part of Music Alliance Pact – March 2011 is by far the biggest achievement for Bombay Bassment.
About Music Alliance Pact:
The Music Alliance Pact founded by Scottish blogger – The Pop Cop, is a collective of 36 of the world’s top music bogs and webzines from 36 countries spanning six continents. Every month, each of these 36 sites picks one hot local song that gets posted on all these great blogs and zines (also includes Guardian’s Music Blog – Guardian.co.uk/music).
Our entry is represented by India’s leading indie music blog Indiecision.com
To download this massive international indie mixtape: visit Nh7.in/Indiecision
Big shout out to Indiecision for giving us this massive international platform!!!