- Datcha Mandala is a power trio (guitar/bass/drum). The band was formed in Bordeaux by Nicolas sauvey (Bass/vocal) Jeremy Saigne (guitar/backing vocal) and JB Mallet (drum/backing vocal). Their influences range from Led Zeppelin to the Beatles, Black Sabbath, Grand Funk Railorad, CSNY, Kyuss, Tool, Black Angels, Queens Of The Stone Age, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, AC/DC, The Doors, Hendrix, … This should help defining their music, otherwise you can still write “Heavy Blues Psychedelic”.
- 2010 : Chinoi (sound enginer of La Mano Negra, Les Negresses Vertes, Noir Desir), join the band and help them recording their first album (Eden sensuality)
- 2013 : “Dre Gipson with Dätcha Mandala” ‘s project is born after they met Dre Gipson (Fishbone, Hunter Green)
- January 2014 : they record a new EP, released in march, called “EP 2014”
The band has performed more than 200 gigs all around France (a few in Europe), and opened for bands such as Shaka Ponk, Mars Red Sky, DeWolff, Radio Moscow, The Datsuns, Samsara Blues Experiment, Endless Boogie, 7 Weeks, The Cosmic Dead, Bob Wayne, Brother Dege, The Dinausor Truckers, Jex Thoth, The Bellrays …