Amit Saigal R.I.P.

Sunny with Amit Saigal

I woke up to receive a horribly shocking email from my cousin in India a few days ago that Amit Saigal had passed away at the age of 46.  Amit deeply impacted music in India, developing the rock scene there for the past 25 years through the publication of his magazine, Rock Street Journal, and through the endless support and promotion of Indie rock musicians.  He was affectionately known as “Papa Rock.”  Amit also had a major impact on me, and my relationship with my Motherland.

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