Watch the music video honouring Shaheed Udham Singh

Posted at August 4th, 2015 | by Sidhantha Jain | in

Music wouldn’t be as much fun without their respective videos as these help to enhance the song’s character immensely and narrate a story which words may never be able to. Over the years, there have been ‘n’ number of videos in connection with historical events, but none have caused uproar in the music scene like the one talked about here.


This four-minute video was released on 31 July 2015, marking the 75th anniversary of Udham Singh’s execution at London’s Pentonville Prison. It is a stunning creation of the ‘The Ska Vengers,’ an eight-piece band hailing from New Delhi, notorious for amalgamating ‘ska’ rhythms with elements of others musical genres to give birth to a rare breed of soulful, high on energy danceable beats.
The troupes revived the lost story of a forgotten hero, Udham Singh, who in 1940, ignited gun powder to assassinate a colonial official, Michael O’Dwyer, who believed the Jallianwala Bagh massacre that took place in Amritsar was completely justified.
In his remembrance, the pop group released an animated music video of their track ‘Frank Brazil’ (an alias used by Udham Singh during an undercover trip overseas), honouring the activist’s actions, tracing the rebel’s life from the pre-mentioned historical incident to his shooting of the then British lieutenant governor of Punjab, in London.

Sidhantha Jain

I love EDM, it loves me back. It pays for my food bills.


Psy Legends Vini Vici Are Coming To India This November

Psychedelic Trance dignitary Vini Vici are planning an India tour later thi ...

20 Night Clubs In India That You Need To Party At

There are very little things that may beat going out partying that would ma ...

One Republic Are Coming To India Next Month

One of the greatest Pop-Rock bands of our time are hitting up India next mo ...

Troyboi Is Coming Back For An India Tour This Month

It seems like Troyboi will be coming back for more after his debut India to ...

Cafés In Mumbai That Won't Burn A Hole In Your Pocket

Mumbai is yuuge and as a result there are loads and loads of quirky and min ...

10 Night Clubs In Mumbai That You Must Party At

Not every soul would agree but Mumbai is the most exquisite city when it co ...


Ananya Birla Releases New Pop Gem That Will Make You Light Up

There's a song for just about every occasion, but if you're in the mood for ...

Rapper XXXTentacion Shot Dead At 20

One of the greatest young up & comers we have ever seen has been plucke ...

Martin Garrix Just Delivered A Chill-Pop Track With Khalid And Blew Our Minds Away

Martin Garrix is back with yet another chartbuster tune 'Ocean' with none ...

Tomorrowland Release Mind-Blowing Trailer For What They've Got In Store For Next Month

400, 000 people will come together once again in Boom, Belgium for the grea ...

Kygo x Imagine Dragons' 'Born To Be Yours' Is As Magical As You'd Expect It To Be

The founding father of tropical house, Kygo along with Imagine Dragons is s ...

Find Events

In your city, in your neighbourhood. Coming soon.

What’s Trending

What trends never ends.


Follow Us on Insta for #GVOStuff