Drift the Trio
Drift is a Bebop and contemporary jazz trio based out of New Delhi. The band plays an eclectic mix and fusion of classical jazz mixed with modern sensibilities.
The group performs the music of some of the greatest jazz/blues composers with fresh arrangements and a new sound.
They were adjudged the best band at the ‘Ultimate Santana Challenge08’ and the band’s first single 'Ordinary World' was featured in Rolling Stone Magazine's ‘Top 10 downloads’.
The band is led by drummer Reuben Narain, who is an alumni of the Berklee School of Music, Boston, on guitars, Pranai Gurung, director and founder of the ‘Blue Notes Academy’ and Saurabh Suman on electric bass.
Their first album, ‘Nico’, is made up of a collection of songs written over a course of a couple of years while playing as a band reflecting on their journey.
Through this band, they found a way to celebrate the music of some of their idols.
The band has performed over 500 gigs and have been featured at almost all major music festivals held in India, since its inception.
Owing to their wide popularity on digital platforms, Drift The Trio has also gained immense recognition in the live event circuit.