The One AM Radio
Genres: Alternative/Indie, Electronica/Dance, Folk, Rock
One AM Radio is a musical project with vocalist Hrishikesh Hirway at the helm. Mostly a one-man-show pop band, Hirway often collaborates with other artists on various projects. Born and raised in Peabody, Massachusetts to Indian parents, Hirway formed The One AM Radio in 1998 and began performing under this name at local venues in and around Connecticut. Hirway's music has a dark, melancholy sound that is deeply emotive and filled with isolation at times. While studying at Yale, Hirway met fellow artist Ted Leo, with whom he recorded several records. In 2000, Hirway connected with another Yale student, violin player Jane Yakowitz, to record a 7” single for Troubleman Unlimited. The two m...