For the first time in Radio, riding on the existing wave of reality shows, Radio Mirchi plans to organise a Musical Reality contest. The first ever and the biggest radio reality show in India. The biggest challenge in this endeavour is to cover over maximum towns. The activity is scheduled to start in May and ends by July.
Radio Mirchi will call for auditions across 32 cities in India with Screening, audition with Agnee and live performance with Agnee in 7 cities – Ahmedabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata. There will be different phases. 1st phase is the call for audition in 32 cities. The 2nd phase being initial screening rounds in the 7 cities followed with auditions with Agnee and the final round being the city finals where 6 best singers from individual zones would be selected and they perform with Agnee in the 7 citiy Finals.
One winner per city to be declared and the top 8 (7 city finals + one winner from remote auditions) will be chosen for the National finals. The top 8 perform with Agnee in the National finals and one male and one female singer will be selected as the overall winner.
The gratification being the winners will be the singers for Agnee and will be the playback singers in one of the forthcoming Bollywood movie where Agnee will be composing and directing the music.
Agnee, a contemporary rock band from India, is the first Indian rock band to have seen a celebrated main stream release, with as many as 5 videos released from the same album (first ever in India).
Their debut album titled Agnee was launched on May 15, 2007, and soon they became 'the new face of Indi-Rock'. They released their first album "Agnee" through Sony BMG and the album had huge hits including Sadho Re, Shaam Tanha and the MTV Roadies Theme Song. Agnee also composed music for the film "Dil Dosti etc." as Music Directors.
Agnee started this year with the release of the melodious ‘Splitsvilla Theme Song’, which has gone on to become their biggest hit ever, with over 30 videos on YouTube dedicated to it and over 10 lakh views.