Biswadeep ‘Biswa’ Biswas
Biswa is the founder of the state rock instrumental band, Wairingi. He is also the lead player of the band, belting out melody through the strings of his violin. With over 15 years of experience in the music industry, Biswa has worked with eminent music directors across the nation, across language. He has lent his expertise in the movie industry as well, starting from Bengali to South Indian movie landscape. Biswais currently a part of Symphony Orchestra of Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Delhi. He started playing violin at the age of 9 years and has completed his Grade examination from the Royal School of Music, London. Biswa is heavily inspired by the sounds of L.Subramaniam, Stephane Grappelli, Yanni, Joe L, Slash, Joe Satriani. Biswa is also an ardent believer in Indian classical music and is moved, particularly, by the sitar and sarod.
An ardent believer and practitioner of alternative and progressive rock genre, Mainak is the bass guitarist of Wairingi. Hailing from North Bengal, precisely Siliguri, Mainak has grown up amidst folk songs of Bengal. Therefore, folk holds a precious place in his heart. Mainak started his journey into music with flute, then gradually moved to guitar and today he is a full-fledged bass guitarist. Along with this, Mainak is also an electronic music producer with his own setup to boast of.
He eats music, breathes, music, sleeps music and thinks music. The drummer of Wairingi, Babi is a silent pillar of the group. When he is making music, the world around him becomes a distant reality to Babi. Babi has played with several bands, both professional and amateur. He is also a regular fixature on television and a familiar face with individual artists. Babi has also been part of the prestigious Island Tourism Festival, Andaman Nicobar Islands (year?) and has toured the nation on several occasions with his music.
A young enthusiast with a cache of talent, Sunny, as he is fondly known, is the guitarist of Wairingi. In just for years Sunny has been able to place himself quite visibly, in the midst of the music environment of Kolkata. He has worked as an independent guitarist with several bands and is frequent with the television scenario, especially with solo artists performing on the screen. Sunny has been extensively touring the country on various musical assignments and has also been a part of the prestigious Island Tourism Festival, Andaman Nicobar Islands,2015