Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Nov 15:
Xpressions’15, an annual Management Cultural fest organized and managed entirely by the students of Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneshwar is filled to the brim with excitement, enthusiasm, anticipation, intensity and zest, something that is evident in every corner of the college.
The star-studded event with a larger than life musical performance, has grabbed everyone’s attention all over India. The headliners this time, if you haven’t already heard, are –wait for it- (*drum roll*) the demigods, the rock stars – Vishal-Shekhar. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, you read it right. The blockbuster music director, composer and singer duo will set the stage afire today on the XIMB campus.
The other musical extravaganza at Xpressions’15 is Decibelz—the semi-professional rock band competition. XIMB is famous for launching applaud-worthy bands in the past and this year is going to be no different. There is already a lot of buzz going around town about Decibelz and the line-up it has which includes – Orphic Cosmofony, Intoxicate, Highway 69, Annihilate the Reich and Knight Shades.
Decibelz over the years has always highlighted the distinct character of Indian rock: its origin, form and objective. This year’s event is only going to be a bigger platform for these bands to showcase what they have to offer to the realm of Indian rock.
So, are you ready to “headbang” to some hard rock, sway to the steady rhythm of some reggae beats and have the best time of your life? Well, you can be sure of one thing: by the time the gig is over, the bands will have etched themselves in your playlist and made their presence felt in your social circles.