“We are not an Indian Rock Band”
Them Clones is an Indian Rock band..sorry..a rock band from India, which has come out with loads of original songs since the time of its existence. Their influences are Alice In Chains, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Creed, Soul Coughing, Stone Temple Pilots, Dave Matthews Band, Counting Crowes, U2, Del Amitri, Limp Bizkit, Incubus, Korn, Rage Against The Machine, The Black Crowes, Aerosmith, Bryan Adams, Pantera, Megadeth…Everythingbutthegirl, Underworld, Moby, Chemical Brothers, Marilyn Manson, Mr. Big…. Queen, The Doors, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd… Pt. Shiv Kumar Sharma, Talvin Singh, Malkit Singh, Bally Sagoo. Clearly, a very varied selection. And it reflects in the songs that they play. Them Clones have been playing countless gigs across country(colleges fests and pubshows,corporate events etc.)and high profile concerts eg. MTV Campus Idols, Channel[V] Launchpad, Bajaj Spirit of Rock,Battle against AIDS Concert, Levi’s Great Indian Rock. Really, this famous band needs no introduction. They rock and that’s it.
We caught up with Surojit Dev, their drummer, who patiently answered all the questions he was bombarded with!