Galeej Gurus (Bangalore) are a band
that believes in exploring music and also to have as much
fun as possible doing it. They have been on the circuit
since 2000 & played over 500 gigs within & outside
the country. After over eleven years of touring and performing,
the Galeej Gurus are working towards the release of their
debut album in 2012. The Galeej Gurus, in 2008, won SHAMAL
- Dubai’s very own International Battle of the Bands
and performed at the Dubai Desert Rock Festival (Asia’s
Largest Music Festival) alongside Velvet Revolver, Muse,
Korn, Machinehead, Killswitch Engage, As I Lay Dying &
Slapshock. In India, the Galeej Gurus have also opened
for legendary rockers such as MR. BIG & Deep Purple.
In March 2010, the Rolling Stone magazine featured the
Galeej Gurus as one of ‘India’s Hottest Bands’.
The Galeej Gurus also recently opened for KORN, when they
descended on Bangalore.
The band believes that their music
genre can’t be classified; however critics have
classified the band’s music as Indie, along with
a host of other genres such as Alternative, Funk, and
Blues-Rock. In the music of The Galeej Gurus, one can
see such diverse influences as Led Zeppelin, Red Hot Chili
Peppers, Eric Clapton, Steve Vai and Deep Purple.