French bands COLT SILVERS and Last Trainembark on their debut 11-city India tour
By Bandook - January 25, 2018
As we write this, the Bonjour India Festival, curated and created by the French Institute in India would have gone underway.
An ambitious tie-strengthening initiative between France and India, the festival will serve as a platform for innovation and creativity.
In fact, as part of this initiative, French bands Colt Silvers and Last Train embark on their first-ever 11-city India tour, all through November and December.
About Colt Silvers
They hail from Strasbourg
Colt Silvers comprises of vocalist Tristan, bass player Nicolas, guitarist Florian and drummer Julien. Were dubbed by the magazine Les Inrockuptibles as the French Alt-J.Their debut release was ͚Night of the Living Robots͛ in 2009 Shares Julien, “We are currently promoting our latest album SWORDS. In comparison to the album, the sound we create on stage is a hundred times more intense.”
Comprises of four childhood friends from the East of France – vocalist Jean-Noel Scherrer, guitarist Julien Peultier, Drummer Antoine Baschung and bass player Timothee Gerard. Their first two EPs ͚The Holy Family͛ and ͚Fragile͛ received critical acclaim. They͛ve opened for renowned musicians like Muse and RIVAL SONS. In 2016, Last Train won the biggest French festival for upcoming bands, Le Printemps de Bourges. Earlier this year, the band recently released a full length album ͚Weathering͛ on their own label, ͚Cold Fame Records͛.
Scherrer says coming to India is an ͞amazing thing͟ and that coming to the country was a first for everyone in the band. We are impressed about getting the opportunity.
This tour is being presented by Mumbai-based music management company, Mixtape.>