Thursday Live: Metal Mania feat. Dirge and Nicotine @ Hard Rock Cafe Hyderabad
Dirge: Formed in January 2014, Dirge is a 5-piece doom metal band from Pune. Strongly influenced by doom metal with likes of sludge and stoner, bands like Candlemass, Black Sabbath, Eyehategod, Trouble, Melvins, Autopsy, Acid bath etc heavily influence the band's sound.
Nicotine: The band steadily built momentum by playing around in colleges and competitions within the city, as well as outside in cities like Chandigarh, Bhopal, Nagpur, Jaipur and Pune. They also cover bands like Rage Against The Machine,Metallica, Megadeth, Iron Maiden, etc. to name a few. Digvijay Bhonsale (Vocals/Guitars) from the band has played gigs as a solo artist at 'The Cardiff Arts Institute', 'The Full Moon' and 'Gwdihw'in the United Kingdom.