NE ROCKZ – “Peace in Veins” – another great reason to celebrate music and headbang with some of the hottest rock bands in the country. NE ROCKZ – “Peace in Veins” is a rock show+competition organized by The United Team (TUT) in collaboration with NE Trade Expo to spread peace and equality in the northeast region.

NE ROCKZ – “Peace in Veins” will be held during the NE International Trade Expo from 5th-7th Oct’12 and 12th-14th Oct’12 at Maniram Dewan Trade Center, Guwahati, Assam. TUT is excited about the rock show and hopes to restore peace and equality in Assam and the northeastern region which they feel is the need of the hour taking into consideration the recent communal turmoil that shook up the region, particularly Assam. The winner of NE ROCKZ – “Peace in Veins” will  get a “Audio-Video” contract along with a cash prize. If you have a band and are interested in being a part of this mega rock event, email your profile to


Important Dates for NE ROCKZ – “Peace in Veins”

Oct 2 : Last date of registration

Oct 5, 6, & 7 : Prelims

Oct 12 : Semi-finals

Oct 13 : Finals

Oct 14 : Mega event with guest bands from North-East & across INDIA performing

As per their FB Event page, here are the headlining bands for NE ROCKZ – “Peace in Veins”:

Week 1

5th Oct : Audio Sutra – Mumbai (Vernacular Alternate Contemporary)
6th Oct : Circles End – Darjeeling (Heavy Metal)
7th Oct : Lucid Recess – Guwahati (Alternative Metal)

Week 2

12th Oct : Kross Feat – Shillong (Classic Alternate Contemporary)
12th Oct : Dark Horizon – Halflong (Classic / Funk)
13th Oct : Rain of Heart – Goalpara (Folk Fusion)
13th Oct : Jeepers and Creepers – Kolkata (Post Punk)
14th Oct : Plague Throat – Shillong (Death Metal)
14th Oct : Split – Mumbai (Post Grunge Alternative)
14th Oct : Yon Sample – Kolkata (Metal)


Now that’s going to be some really serious headbanging in October. NE ROCKZ!! w00t!!!