Twenty-nine years after their first concert, Indus Creed is still rocking. The Mumbai band, which first became famous on the 1980s college rock scene as Rock Machine, is credited with having paved the way for later Indian bands. Indus Creed has trudged a long way since their first big performance in 1985. They've seen the scene and the world too change. And they've played on.India's first rock and roll band to taste commercial success abroad, in 1988, they played at the Festival of India, touring four cities in what was then still the United Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR). After they renamed their band Indus Creed in 1993, they played at the WOMAD festival in the UK, toured the Middle East, and jammed with Guns 'N' Roses guitar player Slash at the MTV Rock concert in Bangalore in 1996.
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6pm onwards, Purana Qila, Entry is free.