Bio

Anuj Rastogi is a prolific composer, producer, writer and musician  who continually pushes the creative fold. To date, Anuj has produced two studio releases, features on a number of compilations, film and television music credits and several large, innovative live performance works. His studio releases and live performances have introduced an intelligent approach to melody and experimentation that has won critical, peer and audience acclaim.

 

"Ambient electronica 'takes chai' with rap, sitar, tabla, saxophone,

spoken word and Hindi-pop. This self-titled sonic journey from...

Anuj Rastogi ventures excitingly close to AR Rahman territory." 

(Inside Entertainment Magazine)

"Anuj is now poised to emerge on the world electronica stage
as force to be reckoned with and this record is his vehicle to do just that...." 
                                                  (Ethnotechno.com)


Anuj's musical journey has passed through world, classical, jazz, rock, folk, urban, and electronic music, bringing forward a musical sensitivity that is a unique product of his intuition and his environment.

Since establishing Omnesia Records in 2002, Anuj has ventured on to compose, produce and perform with several diverse artists. Anuj has worked with Tabla and Ghazal phenomena, Cassius Khan, India's national award-winning vocalist Sri Sumitra Guha, vocalists Falitaa Chhabra, Sandra Chibuluzo, and Nadia Syed, as well as classical violinist Sharat Chandra Srivastava, and classical artists Hasheel Lodhia and Kiran Morarji. Anuj's work spans solo and collaborative studio projects, multi-disciplinary live performance, visual arts, as well as scoring for film, television, advertising and multimedia.

Anuj recently completed background scores and title songs for feature films "Under The Same Sun", and "Surkhaab", each due to release in 2013. He is currently working on a number of new projects including a new solo studio album, collaborative studio releases, film scores, and remixes among others.