Jishnu Dasgupta is a bass player and member of the Bangalore based folk fusion band, Swarathma. He joined the band in 2007. Before that he was with the college band, bodhiTree at XLRI where he studied. With that band he had enjoyed hits like “GMD”.
A qualified engineer from NIT-Allahabad with an MBA from XLRI, he gave up his corporate job as a brand manager and plunged head-on into music. Swarathma has since become an internationally acclaimed band and have released two albums, the latest being “Topiwalleh” in 2012. They have also toured the world promoting their music.
Along with playing in the band, Jishnu also handles Swarathma’s social media, PR, marketing and content.