About Eka:

Eka is the winner of the Best Group award at ArtistAloud Awards 2 years in a row (i.e. 2011-12 & 2013) and is doing a lot of College Fests/Music Festivals/Literature festivals/Corporate Events/Private Social Events and Music Production work currently. Eka is also amongst the top 4 finalist for the EC LIVE Quotient Awards 2012 in the ‘Best Band’ category. The other finalists in this category were Indian Ocean, 
Parikrama & Euphoria.
Our typical performance duration is about 2.5-3 hours wherein the focus of our performance is completing on delivering high-energy 
entertainment.Eka has a very diverse playlist to choose from including lots of popular new Bollywood, good ‘ol classic Retro - Bollywood, Classic Rock, Sufi, Punjabi and even some songs in regional languages including Bengali, Telegu, Konkani, Marathi, Spanish  etc. Eka chooses popular songs and adds their own twist to them, sometimes packaging them into non-stop medleys and creating sections within the performance where the members jump into the audience and interact and engage with them.
Eka is based out of New Delhi and comprises of:

• Benjamine ‘Benny’ Pinto on Vocals & Keyboards (Ex-Euphoria)
• Hitesh ‘Rikki’ Madan on Vocals & Guitars (Ex-Euphoria)
• Lokesh Madan on Vocals & Bass
Eka's live act also features Jack Rebello on the drums.The members of Eka are seasoned musicians and have performed at over 
2200 concerts in 16 countries and have recorded over 120 songs in various capacities. Some of these performances include the Indo-Pak 
peace concert at the UN General Assembly Hall, New York, the Great Wall of China and the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, U.S.A. Eka calls its music ‘Swatantra Rock’ - music beyond music, time and boundaries.Eka's highly energetic & engaging performances traverse eras connecting with a wide audience instantly. In addition to performing live, Eka does a fair bit of music production work for various brands, events and television. Eka has done a completely original soundtrack for the JSW Steel - Times of India Earth Care Awards 2 years in a row (2011 and 2012) and the title track for 'Aspire - The Music to Money Challenge' on Zee Business. Eka has also done the official title track for The Great Indian OctoberFest 2011 &’12, Bangalore and the Anthem for EEMA's EEMAGINE 2012 & 2013.

Social Causes
• An UN initiative, Pledges to Action, inaugurated by President of 
India- Eka's original song, Chalte Jaana was chosen as the theme song
• Times of India Earth Care Awards 2011 & 2012
• Project Uthaan, Bangalore
• Indha, A Literacy India & Fair Trade Forum Initiative
• ‘I Am Guragon’ – a prestigious fund raiser event
• French Embassy - Fund Raiser for Street Children Prestigious Events
• Joy to the World - Fund Raiser for underprivileged children

Prestigious Events
• International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa
• Mountain Echoes Literary Festival, Bhutan
• EEMA's Annua Conference - EEMAGINE
• Bengaluru Habba  – Grand Finale
• The Great Indian OctoberFest, Bangalore & Hyderabad
• Delhi Tourism Youth Festival
• Goa's 50th Liberation Day celebration, Goa
• Jack Daniels Annual Rock awards: HRC, Delhi
• Indian Coast Guard, Republic Day Celebrations
• Wedding Fraternity Meet

Corporate Events / Conferences
‪(New Product Launches , Annual Day celebrations, Rewards & Recognition 
program for employees, Family Day celebrations, Industry conferences, 
CXO meets, Company off-sites and many others)‬
• Chivas Studio Spotlight
• Microsoft (multiple shows)
•      Vodafone (multiple shows)
•      Philips (multiple shows)
•      Yum Restaurants (multiple shows)
•      JW Marriot Chandigarh (multiple shows) 
• Samsung
• Hewlett-Packard (HP)
• Harley Davidson
• Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS)
• Pullman Gurgaon Central Park (multiple shows) 
• Cook Medical (multiple shows)
•  Electronica Arts (Multiple shows) 
•  Times of India (Multiple shows) 
•   Human Capital Summit, New Delhi 
•  Ericsson
• Hyundai 
• Hero Motocorp
• Snapdeal
• Fiserve
• Monster  • Fortis Healthcare • Indigo Airlines • First People, a SHRM Conference • Channel V - Spot Café Launch • SBI Capital • Casio • All India Cardiologist Conference • VAS Asia 2012 • Visit England • Indus Towers • Launch of A10 Line Array Systems • Futures First • Taj Palace Hotel • M3M Builders • Indus Towers  • UOP, A Honeywell company • PlastIndia - International Plastics Exhibition & Conference • Barco Electronics • De Shaw 

Colleges & Schools (Eka has become a keenly awaited act for College Fests in big cities and smaller towns alike around the country) 
•       AIIMS, Pulse 2011
•      IIT Roorkee; IIT Patna; IIT Mandi
• NIFT, Delhi
• IIM Lucknow
• Kirori Mal College, New Delhi
• NID, Ahmedabad for a Zee Business reality TV show, Aspire - The Music 
to Money Challenge.  EKA has composed, produced and performed the title 
track for this show. EKA was also on the jury for a few episodes of the 
program.
• PES Management College, Bengaluru
• United Group of Institutions, Allahabad
• Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata
• BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad
• Geetanjali College of Engineering & Technology, Hyderabad
• Roorkee Institute of Technologgy, Roorkee
• Haldia Institute to Technology, West Bengal
• Calcutta Institute of Engineering & Management, Kolkata
• New Horizon Institute of Technology, Durgapur
• Kalyani Government Engineering College, Nadia
• Galgotia University, Noida
• JN Medical College, Raipur
• Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata
• Burwdwan Medical College, West Bengal
• Supreme Knowledge Foundation Group, Kolkata
• Faculty of Law, Delhi University
• Mount Saint Mary's School, Delhi: "EKA Back to School"
• St. George’s College, Mussoorie
• Sawan Public School
• Springdales Public School, Pusa Road
• Sandip Foundation, Nasik
• Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Institute of Management & Research
• St. Mary’s Academy, Meerut: Rock The School’ with Eka

Eka is one of the most sought after bands for Private Social Events 
including weddings, destination weddings (roka, sangeet, reception), 
Birthdays & Anniversary Celebrations within India and abroad. The band 
has performed at some of the finest celebration events at venues like 
Capella Hotel, Singapore; The Oberoi, Gurgaon; Film City, Hyderabad; JW 
Marriot, Jaipur; N Convention, Hyderabad; JW Marriot, Chandigarh and 
many more.