Siddhant Kalmegh, a Pune based singer-songwriter released his debut EP ‘Memories Found’ last month. With a distinctive sing-along peculiarity omnipresent through the EP, his music makes one remember the times that they’ve shared with their loved ones and the ups and downs that came with it. Most of the tracks use a simple strumming technique and soft drumming, with tasteful background harmonies. The use of the mouth organ in some tracks is also quite evident and ingenious. The overall mood of this album is playful, happy and romantic.
In Siddhant’s words, “My songs speak about love, relationships, nostalgia and all those little things that matter. I’ve written all the songs for a person who was in my life four years ago, and all those memories I had with her. I’ve tried to portray my music in an old school pop-rock and indie-pop genre.” And indeed, it is reminiscent of old school pop songs while listening to the tracks on the EP.
The intro track, ‘Dil Kyun Yeh Dar Raha Hai’, is a soothing ballad, which talks about the insecurities that one faces in a relationship. The line “ Kya
The tracks ‘Kahan Ho Tum’ and ‘Inteezar Karti Hogi’ are
As romance and monsoon season go hand in hand, Kalmegh’s music makes for the perfect monsoon listen! Grab a cup of tea/coffee, watch the rains and put this album on for a trip down memory lane.
Hear the EP below –