Alcheringa - Rock O' Phonix 2016, IIT Guwahati, Cultural Fest, Guwahati, Assam, 28th - 31st January 2016

  • Category: Cultural Fest
  • Start Date: 28th January 2016
  • End Date: 31st January 2016
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Alcheringa - Rock O' Phonix 2016


Rock O Phonix : The Biggest Rock Band Competition Of India

Take a moment of silence. Close your eyes. Imagine a gazillion shades of beautiful green surrounding you on all fronts. Look up now, at the shades of azure and grey that paint the sky. Now look ahead. See a huge crowd in front of you, lazing on the grass, or headbanging – however you’d like them.

Ah, now you’re ready!

Welcome, musicians from every part of the country, every conceivable realm of music, welcome to the biggest rock band contests of the North East, Rock O Phonix of Alcheringa, IIT Guwahati!

Register for the contest and be a part of an ultimate race to fame. If you have that x-factor in your music, this is your opportunity to show it to the world.

Prizes on Offer:

Prizes worth INR 2.5 Lakhs are on offer to the top three bands
Contest Terms & Conditions

1. Bands from any college and music academies are allowed to participate.

2. There will be no language restrictions on the entries.

3. A Band will only be considered, if they have atleast one audio added to their profile

4. There is no College, Age, Location restriction on the members.

5. This is a 2 Stage contest, where prelim/elimination round will be conducted online on, followed by a live finale event which will be held during the course of the festival at IIT Guwahati, India

6. will own all the exclusive rights for the content that will be posted by you during the contest.

7. is no where responsible for any copyright infringement.

8. Any dispute arising due to any confusion regarding the contest shall be resolved only by IIT Guwahati and and the decision or resolution provided will be considered final.

Rules for Elimination Round

9. Each band will need to nominate their band profile for the contest.

10. Shortlisting for the finale event will be done based on public voting

11. Entry Submission for contest may subject to rejection.

12. Winners of the prelim round will be rewarded with direct entry to Rockophonix National Prelims during Alcheringa and Travel Reimbursement will be provided according to a laid down policy. To know more Click Here

Rules for Finale Event

13. Finalists will need to manage all the travel and other expenses on their own, apart from the winner of the online Prelim round.

14. Bands will have to bring their own musical instruments and effects. However programmed music is not allowed. Standard drum set will be provided.

15. Each band will be given 30(25 + 5) minutes for their performance in which also includes the sound check.

16. Each band will be allowed to perform as many tracks within the stipulated time limit. A band will be required to perform at least one original.

17. and Alcheringa reserves the right to make any changes in the rules, without any prior notice and disqualify any participating band on grounds of misconduct or obscene behaviour.


This section includes: Rock-o-Phonix, a rock band competition which sees nationwide participation and is one of the biggest rock band completions in all of India. Winners of Rock-o-Phonix include Dark Carnage in 2012, The Urban Early Men in 2013 and UDX in 2014 and Reverse Tragedy in 2015.

The Music Module comprises Voice of Alcheringa, a solo singing competition, also one of the most sought after events at Alcheringa, Raga High, Indian music competition between bands and Unplugged, a Country Music competition without electrical amplification.

Under this module the various events include Theatrix, a stage drama competition, a street play competition Halla Bol, a stand-upcomedy event Why So Serious? and mime competition Mute.

And Many More.

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The Biggest Rock Band Competition Of India

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