"....Gritty guitars, a dark alt-rock mood and also taps into metal, while Lakhani invokes a feeling of vulnerability and innocence through her elevated vocals"
Rolling Stone Magazine
“Incredible to think that this was written, recorded & produced in her bedroom on her own, it sounds amazing”.
John Kennedy, Radio X
“She’s an incredibly talented artist & it’s quite unusual to hear a women doing this kind of fierceness of rock production” -
"Breakout sensation...look for this rising new artist to flex her skills as a performer, songwriter, and producer!"
Women's International Music Network
"What a wonderful voice"
Skin, Skunk Anansie
"‘The Line’ is a cathartic release that rings out like a staple alt-rock anthem. Maya Lakhani has curated a modern rock tune that feels DIY, yet is polished with a contemporary edge. ‘... a taste of something new, served on a nostalgic platter." -
Get in Her Ears
When the pandemic hit, British Indian Rock Artist, Maya Lakhani, felt a deep need to create music in lockdown. With no band and in isolation, she learnt how to write, record & produce rock music from her bedroom.
Her unique brand of stylish self-produced alt rock, has been making waves, receiving support from; BBC Introducing, Radio 1, BBC Asian Network, Planet Rock, Radio X, Spotify editorial and Rolling Stone Magazine.
She has also become a powerful force on the live scene, supporting Reverend and the Makers, performing a BBC Live Lounge session, and bringing her full band shows to renowned venues Dialled In Festival, Jack White’s Third Man Records, the 100 Club. Maya is an artist that advocates for change, often writing about important themes like women’s rights & representation. As an Indian woman, she wants to be seen & heard in the rock scene. If you can see it, you can be it.
2024 will bring Maya's debut EP & live shows playing alongside The Subways, We Are Scientists & more!