Every band has a dream. A dream of performing live, on a global scale, in front of millions of fans screaming for more. But the journey of a mile begins with the first step.
Elan 2016, the annual fest organised by IIT Hyderabad presents Manthan, a Fusion band contest.
Bands that play fusion music (anything except metal) and in any language can participate. The contest will take place at the IIT Hyderabad Permanent Campus on the 29th 30th and 31st of January 2016. The winning will be awarded with Cash Prize of Rs. 15,000.
APPLY NOW and take that first step to discover what it feels like to be on the stage and get egged on by a thousand voices. Make no mistake: Only the best emerges victorious at the end!
|Level of Artist||Anyone|
|Genre||World, Rock, Pop, Hiphop, Jazz, Sufi, Alternative, Electronic, Folk|
- The bands must have at least two original audio songs uploaded on your Songdew profile page and at least one live performance/jam video of the band, only then you will be considered for selection.
- Genre - Any (Except Metal), Language - Any
- No. of Band members allowed: Maximum 7
- Out of this, four bands will be shortlisted, and will be performing at Elan-e-Jung prelims, Elan 2016.
- Closing Date for Entry: 16th January 2016
- Two bands will be shortlisted from the prelims round to perform at the Biggies stage.
- Each band will be given 20 mins to perform on stage including sound check (subject to change)
- The final selection of the top four bands for the finals will be taken by the cultural fest committee and their decision will be final.
- Cash Prize: Rs. 15,000 for the winner
- IIT Hyderabad reserves the right to shift any band's slot timings at any point of time before the prelims.
- In case of any damage to the provided equipment, the band will be fined for the damage and may be disqualified.
- The decision is dependent on the nature of the damage and the judges' discretion.
- IIT Hyderabad reserves the right to cancel the event in case of some unforeseen circumstances.
- In case of any dispute the decision of the organizers will be final and binding.
- Consumption of Alcohol and Drugs is strictly prohibited on Campus.
- Also, no person can play for multiple bands. The bands cannot share the same front man.
1. Tushar Gupta
2. Joshua Julian
In case of any doubt, you can contact us