10 indie artists you need to know about

Who says original music is dead in Pakistan?


By Cutacut Editorial Team

KARACHI: If you’re just as sick as we are of cookie-cutter, pop music, then you’re in the right place. There’s a whole bunch of artists who’re making insane (read: amazing) original music but they aren’t able to compete with the corporates and therefore get pushed to one side.

So in no particular order, we’re compiling a list of artists that we think you should check out. If you like the songs we’ve selected, chances are that you’ll like the other stuff that they’re making too!

1. The Tamashbeens

2. Biryani Brothers

Biryani Brothers – Ikisvi Sadi (Official Music Video)

'Ikisvi Sadi'Performed by Biryani BrothersAudio Produced by Zahra ParachaLyrics by Nadir Shahzad & Biryani BrothersDirected by Tabish HabibD.O.P by Ali Abbas AkhtarCast: Biryani Brothers, Syed Misbah Uddin, Zain PeerzadaEdit/Post by Tabish HabibMakeup & Hair by IkramLighting by SajidArtwork by Ali SuhailSpecial thanks to Syed Misbah UddinLyrics: https://genius.com/Biryani-brothers-ikisvi-sadi-lyricsOfficial Radio Partners: FM91 PakistanWatch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/dC95F06jkZIListen on SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/biryanibrothers/ikisvi-sadiListen on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/0ov1g8kg6xEKWoEF9HyxY8?si=A2ULrD0eRniZAjqO6Mc-_AListen on Apple Music: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/ikisvi-sadi-single/1403956603?app=music&ign-mpt=uo%3D4Listen on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/ikisvi-sadi-single/1403956603?app=itunes&ign-mpt=uo%3D4Listen on Google Music: https://play.google.com/store/music/album/Biryani_Brothers_Ikisvi_Sadi?id=Bkraxaczdlx26wdexbty5pa3xfeListen on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07F1Y9Z47/?tag=distrokid06-20Listen on Deezer: https://www.deezer.com/us/album/66888982Listen on Tidal: https://tidal.com/browse/album/91031126Listen on Napster: https://us.napster.com/artist/biryani-brothers/album/ikisvi-sadi (who uses Napster anymore?)Listen on Patari: https://patari.pk/home/song/Biryani-Brothers-Ikisvi-SadiThe Biryani Brothers is a Pakistani pop duo featuring Zahra Paracha and Natasha Noorani. Bringing their creative and technical skills together, the Biryani Brothers create multi-genre music inspired by ideas of friendship and nostalgia while celebrating the idiosyncratic.Follow them on:Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/biryani.brothers/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/biryanibrothersmusicTwitter: https://twitter.com/BiryaniBroSoundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/biryanibrothersYouTube: https://goo.gl/owk3hc

Posted by Biryani Brothers on Thursday, June 28, 2018

 

3. Sikandar Ka Mandar

Gehri Neend – Sikandar Ka Mandar

Posted by Sikandar ka Mandar on Tuesday, August 15, 2017

 

4. Janoobi Khargosh

5. Abdullah Siddiqui

 

6. Farasat Anees and Umer Farooq

 

7. Malang Party

8. Shamoon Ismail

 

9. Poor Rich Boy

10. Slowspin

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