By MARCELLUS BAPTISTA
Mesmerizing music wafted in the air and pierced your soul as, for first time ever, Band From TV performed for an exclusive audience at Blue Frog.
Band From TV is a charity cover band whose members are all actors from American television series. They donate proceeds of their performances and recordings to charities of their choice. The India tour of Band From TV featured Greg Grunberg on drums, Brad Savage on bass guitar and Mary Lynn Rajskub on vocals along with the Joe Alvarez Band.
Joe Alvarez rocked and jazzed up the packed place as he sang with power and passion along with Warren Mendonca on guitars, Jai Rao Kavi on drums, Brenon Denfer on bass guitar and Karan Joseph on keyboards. The guest artiste was Shefali Alvarez on vocals. The Band of Boys also performed and received a rousing round of applause.
Lycos’ new division Lycos Life, focused on consumer internet products, launched a global humanitarian initiative called The Lycos Life Project along with Band from TV. It uses sensor and wireless communication technology to provide people throughout the world with access to critical, life-saving environmental information.
Enjoying the music and cocktail camaraderie at Blue Frog was Lycos president Brad Cohen, Lycos chairman and CEO Suresh Reddy and guests like lady-in-red Auroshikha Dey, Urvashi Dholakia, Manasi and Rohit Roy, Vindu Singh, Vandana Sajnani, Rajesh Khattar, Mukesh Rishi, Kashmera Shah, Kailash Surendranath, Gaurav Chopra, Ashmit Patel and Alexx O’Nell.