83 MPH, A.K.A. 83 Miles Per Hour was formed in the month of January, 2011. They are a Chennai based Hard rock band. The band is inspired by legendary artists such as Aerosmith, Dream Theater, Pink Floyd, Muse, ZZ Top, Porcupine Tree and Grits.
They are a 6 piece band widely known for their versatility with each one having their own signature styles.
* 83 Miles Per Hour has won prestigious competitions like:
- Channel V LaunchPad 2012,
- Hard Rock Calling(Bangalore Zonals),
- RayBan Never Hide Sound 2012.
* 83 Miles Per Hour have opened for Swedish Metal Band called 'Vildhjarta' and French-Canadian rock band, Simple Plan.
Also opened for renowned Indian bands, 'Parikrama' and 'Indus Creed'.
* 83 Miles Per Hour have been featured in magazines like, The Score Magazine, RollingStone India, Pulse72+ and the FHM magazine.
Other Achievements include:
Winners @ MCC Deepwoods 2012
Winners @ Ethiraj Srishti 2012
Winners @ WCC Festeve 2012
Winners @ NIT Calicut Ragam 2012
Winners @ MCC Octavia 2011
Winners @ KMC Pradharshini 2011
First Runner's up @ NLS Strawberry Fields 2011
Having switched into top gear lately, 83MPH are fast on the rise and gaining popularity wherever they go.
"Fasten your Seat belts, We're gonna take you for a ride"