Acoustic Night with Kapil Chetri at Smoke House Deli

  • Date / Time: 01/24/2014 : 9:00 PM
  • Location: Smoke House Deli
  • Address: Smoke House Deli, 12, Hauz Khas Village,New Delhi,India
  • Entry: Free

Kapil Chetri is a blues musician. He is a singer, guitarist, and songwriter originally from Nagaland currently based in New Delhi. Unlike most of the youngsters from Nagaland, his love for Blues music goes back to his early school days when he grew up listening to Blues greats like John Lee Hooker, Robert Cray, Muddy Waters, B.B. King.

He is also a part of Delhi based rock-blues band Bing Bang Blues for which he has been playing since 2010. With the band, he has toured all the major cities in India, played all the major music festivals within India and has opened the second day of Mahindra Blues Festival . Kapil never took music seriously until he started listening to acoustic blues artists like Mississippi, Fred McDowell, Bukka White, Robert Johnson, and some contemporary artists like Keb Mo, Corey Harris, Kelly Joe Phelps which inspired him to pursue solo career as a solo blues artists.