Music & Culture

See, and be seen – Introducing: Artist Insights

Data, Music & Culture · Jan 16, ’18 · Priya Singh, Product Manager - Data

As music makers and music lovers, you’ve probably noticed the seemingly unending stream (no pun intended) of new artists and music. The truth is, the music you do notice barely skims the surface of all the music currently out there in the world. The industry has become increasingly competitive, with artists finding it difficult to…

How EVC brought together Trance, Tropical House and Bollywood

Music & Culture · Jan 12, ’18 · Pratik Shetty, Senior Associate - Brand & Communications

In 2017 Enchanted Valley Carnival found its new home in Mumbai and the Tribe welcomed this move with open arms. The 2 day multi genre festival promised to showcase the best of Trance, House and Bollywood and it definitely didn’t let us down! Here’s our round up of the 2-day city festival: Day 1 Day…

5 reasons why we loved Echoes of Earth music festival

Music & Culture · Dec 21, ’17 · Akhila Shankar, Associate Director - Brand & Communications

The Programming  The festival programming was hands down the most rememberable part of the echoes experience. The festival’s diverse programming showcased an array of Indian and International artists across many genres. From Kurla Khan’s folk melodies to Sid Vashi’s unique live electronic sounds to Hilight Tribes energy, there was enough to discover for any kind of festival…

Meaningful Marketing: Meet Hatecopy

Music & Culture · Nov 2, ’17 · Meetal Shah, AVP, Brand & Communications

We are a global millennial brand, committed to providing our users with cutting-edge technology, inclusive design, warm interactions, and an unparalleled library of content. We are also fiercely proud of our Sub-continental hearts. Our mission is to build a community that connects the billions, all across the world, who share our South Asian soul. When…

We’re Making Some Changes…

Music & Culture · Nov 2, ’16 · Rishi Malhotra, CEO & Co-Founder

Dear Saavn Family,

We’re making some changes and want you to be the first to know.

We started Saavn 7 years ago with a simple goal in mind: Delight the world with music.

Thanks to you and all your…

Global Leadership: How We Manage 3 Time Zones to Deliver an Industry-Leading Company

Music & Culture · Mar 26, ’16 · Rishi Malhotra, CEO & Co-Founder

VCCircle today published excerpts of an email interview with me and other executives from Indian businesses. I am sharing my full answers here, for a more balanced perspective on running a cross-continental business, which, ultimately, works to Saavn’s advantage. 1. Even as we live in a connected world, how easy or difficult is to manage…

Stream On

Music & Culture · May 6, ’15 · Rishi Malhotra, CEO & Co-Founder

Recently, there’s been much debate, confusion, and commentary around net neutrality in India. #SaveTheInternet has become a defining digital movement, driven by millions of users who are very vocal that user choice of great products and services should drive selection – not the ability to tune access based on collecting fees from Internet companies. India…

Donate to Nepal Earthquake Relief

Music & Culture · Apr 28, ’15 · Rishi Malhotra, CEO & Co-Founder

Today, let’s stand together. It is hard to find the words to express the tragedy of so many people lost to the Nepal earthquake. But, amidst the darkness of devastation on this scale, there is always light. The world comes together; we remember what (and who) matters most in our lives; we embrace compassion; we…

Imagine Dragons Festival

Music & Culture · Mar 24, ’15 · Siddhant Pillai, Sr. Editor

Are you still loving Imagine Dragon’s sophomore album Smoke + Mirrors? Well, today they’re sharing a set of their favorite songs just for you, only on Saavn! Give it a whirl at http://saa.vn/imaginedragonsfest. We got a chance to chat with the Grammy award-winning band who shared their thoughts on Smoke + Mirrors and alternate career choices, and also…