East India Company (Assam)- December 13, 2010 - Monday

The East India Company is a 5 member band form Assam in India. The description on their webpage reads – A Musical Invasion . They are the frontrunners of the evolving Indian fusion electronica milieu. They try and produce a fine balance between folk and electronica. They have created a sound symbolic of a larger freedom that is being embraced today. Moving forward with the times and technology and yet being steeped in the way of tradition.

The company has Papon (vocals), Brin (electronic design/sfx), Kirti (world percussions/tabla), Dipu (bass) and Tapi(Pankaj) (guitars).