In her music kaala combines elements of warm, electronical sounds with organic rhythms and profound lyrics. She sings of the hidden aspects of the human psyche and aims to shed a light on the complexity of societal issues. In her search for belonging, she finds herself in the musical integration of influences from traditional Indian music. As an embodiment of her duality her own intercultural experience as German-Indian person serves as a soundscape to her music. Her style is influenced by experimental artists like Moses Sumney, Sevdaliza, and Kimbra, and blends percussive beats with atmospheric harmonies.

kaala receives a grant of 6,000 euros in 2023.

Portrait of kaala
Kaala (photo: Vera Joder)