Peter Cat Recording Co.
Formed around 2010 by Suryakant Sawhney, Peter Cat Recording Co. is a band that is continually evolving musically with each album: from gypsy jazz to psychedelic cabaret; ballroom waltzes to epic space disco; bossa supernova to uneasy listening.
The band comprises five members: Suryakant Sawhney- vocals and guitar, Karan Singh- drums, Dhruv Bhola- bass and sample, Rohit Gupta- keys and trumpet and Kartik Sundareshan Pillai- keyboards, guitar, electronics and trumpet.
They released their debut album ‘Sinema’ in January 2011 and in 2015, they launched their album ‘Climax’ and was followed by self-produced videos for ‘I'm Home’ and ‘Copulations’ which they launched with a show at Social in Hauz Khas Village
They signed a contract with a Paris based label Panache in 2018 and released their first record ‘Portrait of a Time: 2010 - 2016’ which released a compilation on vinyl which included music from their previous releases.
In June 2019, they released their album ‘Bismillah’ which was followed by a series of shows around India and Europe, promoting the record and clocked in millions of streams on Spotify and put them on a pedestal for everyone to see.
The band is known for fusing freedom and artistic fluidity. It has unfolded across multiple continents and is highly popular amongst the crowd as they tour around countries introducing all their best-known classics, all the way through to their newer tunes. Peter Cat Recording Co. is the ideal event entertainment to get the party started, thanks to their mass appeal.The decade-old band tours often across the country, with thousands of listeners flocking to every gig.