The Secrets Of Your Food

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in Science, TV/Film Projects | 0 comments

The Secrets Of Your Food

Tweet Its been a while since my last blog post as I’ve been working solidly in the studio composing for a variety of projects. The first of these is a new BBC2 series about food called “The Secrets of Your Food”. It is a three part series about our food and its relationship with our bodies, our brains and how we experience food through taste. Its certainly been an exciting challenge to try and represent the feelings we get through food using music and I’ve had a lot of fun composing for this...

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The Land I Was Born On – New Video!

Posted by on Jul 18, 2016 in Albums, Music Video, Politics | 0 comments

The Land I Was Born On – New Video!

Tweet The Land I Was Born On: “When you call yourself an Indian or a Muslim or a Christian or a European, or anything else, you are being violent. Do you see why it is violent? Because you are separating yourself from the rest of mankind. When you separate yourself by belief, by nationality, by tradition, it breeds violence. So a man who is seeking to understand violence does not belong to any country, to any religion, to any political party or partial system; he is concerned with the total...

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Love N Stuff

Posted by on Jun 19, 2016 in Theatre | 0 comments

Love N Stuff

Tweet I originally scored this show in 2013 and Theatre Royal Stratford East have bought it back for 2016! Written by Tanika Gupta and Directed by Kerry Michael this brilliantly funny show runs till the 25th of June. For me info CLICK HERE.

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The Only Sadness – New Video

Posted by on Apr 23, 2016 in Albums, Art / Visual, Music Video | 0 comments

Tweet Here is my latest video taken from me album “Mud Doll’. This is a song about separation, identity and loss. Its a very personal song and the lyrics mean a lot to me. I shot the video in India on a Canon 70D. It took 2 days to shoot and a week in the edit. Enjoy! 🙂 Niraj

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Death Penalty – Amnesty International Film

Posted by on Apr 7, 2016 in Politics, TV/Film Projects | 0 comments

Death Penalty – Amnesty International Film

Tweet Here is a film that i scored for Amnesty International a few weeks ago. Its their facts and statistics report on the Death Penalty for 2015. The soundtrack is a combination of music and sound design. It was an exciting challenge to tell the story without any words or commentary – just sound and music.  

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album of the year

Posted by on Dec 25, 2015 in Reviews | 0 comments

album of the year

Tweet My latest album ‘Mud Doll’ has been named album of the year by Eastern Eye! Thanks to Asjad Nazir and everyone at Eastern Eye.  

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Mud Doll review by Songlines Magazine

Posted by on Nov 26, 2015 in Reviews | 0 comments

Mud Doll review by Songlines Magazine

Tweet Here is a review of my new album ‘Mud Doll’ by Songlines Magazine.    

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Mud Doll Review by Punjab2000

Posted by on Nov 26, 2015 in Reviews | 0 comments

Tweet Here is a review of my new album ‘Mud Doll’ by the wonderful Amrit Matharu for Punjab2000.com: http://punjab2000.com/album-review-niraj-chag-mud-doll/

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Mud Doll – Single

Posted by on Oct 30, 2015 in Albums, Music Video | 0 comments

Mud Doll – Single

Tweet Here is the video to “Mud Doll” – the title track from my new album. Its a song about the transcendence and fragility of life. Featuring the sublime vocals of Priti Menon and Melissa Baten and lyrics by Japjit Kaur, the track has a cinematic quality with Rajasthani folk and African influences. As well as the main mix there is an additional ‘Ambient Mix’ which is less vocal driven. You can watch both versions below. Thank you to all the children of Dharavi, Mumbai (where i...

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BBC Asian Network – NEW Station Sound

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in Radio | 0 comments

BBC Asian Network – NEW Station Sound

Tweet I recently finished working on the brand new station sound for the BBC Asian Network. Working with the wonderful team at Wise Buddah, we have created a fresh and exciting new sound for the Network including a new 7-note sonic identity! Specifically designed to reflect the broad range of music genres the Network broadcasts, the package incorporates a variety of Asian musical styles and covers everything from News and Breakfast right through to The Chart Show. CLICK HERE to hear some of the new...

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