Local band nominated for award

Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh based Indie rock band Yesterdrive has been nominated for Voice International Music Award (VIMA), Singapore recently for their Indie song Hold On.

The award ceremony would be held after closing of voting for the coveted award till December 12, a press release said here today.

Thirty per cent of the marks for the prize would be obtained through voting and 70 per cent by global judges including media, music experts, celebrities and music enthusiasts from all over the globe.

The voting can be done only through Twitter and Facebook by logging in to www.Joota.Com, the release said.

Along with ?Yesterdrive?, more than 25 other bands of the world are in fray for the award in best rock song category.

The five-member band, which was formed in October 2013, has appealed the people of the state to vote for them and help them earn the glory.