music band from chennai
Conceptualizes live Music and blends World genres with an array of Indian elements.
Composed over 40 tracks ranging from Irish, Jazz, Funk, Arabic, Oriental, Latin, Synth, Rock, Symphonic, Carnatic, Hindustani, and Indian Folk.
Worked with reputed music labels like HMV Sa Re Ga Ma & Kosmik Music.
Since 2003, Oxygen has performed over 2000 live concerts globally.
Composed many cover versions of popular cinema songs both in Hindi and Tamil.
breath of music | 2004
Was released by playback singer Srinivas, guitarist Steve Vatz, and actor Bharath, at the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore.
The band’s eponymous debut album drew a wave of positive reviews and even led them to have an interview with CNN.
dimensions | 2005
The album had seven compositions.
Desert Mirage in Arabian, Serene Village in folk, Rain in Paradise in Indian fusion and other numbers in varied genres.
During the release of the album, Prasanna, a Jazz Guitarist, Sitar Artiste Pandit Janardhan Mitta, Manikanth Kadri, Music Director, Palghat Srirama Bhagvathar, a Carnatic Musician and playback Singer Unni Menon performed too.
AURA | 2007
Released by acclaimed Mridangam artist PadmaVibushan Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman who presented the first copy to Ganesh of the famous violinist duo Ganesh-Kumaresh.
The compositions in the album included Rain Dance, Energy, Sig-Nature, Odyssey, The Rising, Bass-O-Mania, Velvet and Soulful Strings unify not just Western and Indian musical instruments, but their musical traditions as well.
Some of these compositions have been made through vocals from playback singer Naresh Iyer.. Janardhan Mitta and Keith Peters have been guest artistes.
OOh La La la | 2009
Ooh La La La Album was produced by A.R.Rahman.
OXYGEN was declared winners of "OOH LA LA LA", a TV reality show produced by Saregama Suntv and Judged by A.R.Rahman.
world music vol 1 | 2014
The album was launched by Siddharth Vipin, Krishna Kumar, Justin Prabhakaran, all music directors in the Tamil cinema industry.
The event kick started with OXYGEN performing alongside 18 musicians from KM Music School
The show was witnessed by nearly 1500 people, and over 13000 people globally through live online streaming.
"Uthal Puthal", our attempt composing in Bihu folk style (Traditional Assamese folk genre) sung by Rasika Shekar, a flautist and Bollywood singer.
Clovis, a French liquor company, had produced the album.
spirit of chennai | 2016
Girinandh. Oxygen’s founder and keyboard player, collaborated with renowned cinema actor Chiyaan Vikram, during the 2015 Chennai floods to create awareness.
The single was titled “Spirit of Chennai” where many musicians from Oxygen band too performed for the song. Watch Spirit of Chennai video.