A group of sound Engineers bringing together rich folk heritage and modern production aesthetics titled as “Ojapali “. Ojapali is a contemporary folk band based in New Delhi. It’s among Top 3 bands on Reverbnation.com Folk Chart INDIA.
Bhargava: Indian classical – Assamese folk Singer & Programming (Bhargava is a trained Indian classical singer as he belongs to a family having a rich musical background from Sotro Nogori Barpeta(Assam). His father was also a Folk singer and his Grandfather a well known Tabla player. Bhargava, a certified sound engineer resides in New Delhi with his Band mates and he is Experimenting with his own folk music.
Vishal Thapa: Guitarist (Vishal Thapa is a versatile and exciting musician with a history of playing Rock, Blues, pop and experimental music.A guitar player with no formal training in music, he learned the art of playing guitar by performing with diverse bands and musicians from high school.Vishal has performed with PSYX, Aftermath, and Faith– some of Assam’s popular rock bands. Vishal is also a certified sound engineer )
Dhon Rongpi: Bass, Programming & Sampling (Intro to music started with group guitar lessons as a teen. after college, an interest in recording arts ensued. as well as putting ideas in context or arranging. now Bass player, programming, and sampling at Ojapali.)
As a genre, they can be distinguished with their strong root folk background blended with electronic Rock fusion and Indian Classical.
Genre – Contemporary Folk, Indian Classical, Electronica, EDM, FolkRock and Acoustic Folk.
To know more about the band Ojapali and listen to their music – here’re some links :
Itunes – https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/borgeet-bhargav-molecules/id886166059
App – www.bandapp.com/OJAPALI
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Ojapali
Last FM – http://www.last.fm/user/Ojapali
Reverbnation – http://www.reverbnation.com/Ojapali
You also can get their Music for free