Gowry Lekshi is an Indian singer and songwriter. She composes her tunes and performs at stage shows. She is an Indie-pop music lover and believes in creating her songs. Her dream is to collaborate with alternative music bands such as Coldplay, Mutemath, and Lianne La Havas. She loves RnB, Country, and contemporary music. She took birth in a quaint village named Cherthala, Alappuzha, in Kerala.

Her work is rare, and nowadays this quality is seldom seen in the industry. Music attracted her since she was young; at the age of three, she took her first training in Carnatic Sangeet. She trained under multiple gurus including the likes of Syamala Venkataramani, Vaikom Vasudevan Namboothiri, S.K. Suma, etc. At 11, she started taking Hindustani music classes from Vijay Sursen and Fayaz Khan.

At a tender age, Gowry had already explored two genres of pure Indian music. In 2012, she composed a song called Sakhiya, it got appreciation from filmmaker Roshan Andrews, and he featured it in the Mohan Lal starrer movie Casanova. At just fifteen years of age Gowry’s work had been a part of a Malayalam film. She became the youngest lyricist and composer to become a part of the South Indian cinema. It made her famous among music lovers, and she got a lot of media attention.

At 17, she trained in Western Classical under the guidance of Augustine Paul. Later, she enrolled in the RLV College of Fine Arts and Music to get a Bachelor in Arts (Music) degree. In 2013, she declared her official debut in Lal Jose’s directorial Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal. The music direction done by Prashant Pillai featured Gowry as a playback singer for the song Orkaathe Mayaathe.

She shared the vocal with Charan Raj and Karthik. In 2015, she got another opportunity Anil Radhakrishnan Menon directorial Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi. The tracks composed by Rex Vijayan had Gowry and Maqbool Mohammed’s vocals in a song.

The duo recorded a melody named Aayiram Kaalamai. The young singer’s USP is her ability to pen down lyrics, compose them, and make it into a song. She got attention at a young age, and therefore she started performing at gigs and events. Her music depicts the essence of nature and her stories. In an interview she stated that she does not fix a genre before writing lyrics of a song, it comes to her mind naturally.

Job Kurian K Malayalam Actor

Job Kurian K

Job Kurian K is an Indian singer and music composer. He began his career in 2007 with the singing reality show Super Star. The singer turned composer has worked predominantly in the South Indian industry. Job Kurian is a lover of bands such as the Sting, Coldplay, Eagles, Avial, The Beatles, etc. He also draws his inspiration from the Indie-pop bands and singers like Euphoria, Agnee, KK, Saan, Shankar Mahadevan, and others. The young artist delivered several Tamil songs and composed some tracks in films such as Kali, 22 Female Kottayam, Urmi, Thaskaraha, etc. It has been a while since he stepped into the industry, and he is doing a good job. He owns a Studio in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. He is also a lead singer of a rock band. Since his childhood days, he had interest in music and singing. He learned Carnatic music from Surendran and got musical training from Perumbavoor G Raveendranath. He did his schooling from Bharatiya Vidya Mandir and regularly participated in cultural events. Kurian is a B.tech graduate with specialization in Electronics and Instrumentation. After graduating, he declined a job offer to pursue a career in music. He took the inspiration of Rex Vijayan, who is the guitarist of Malayali band Avial. Kurian formed the group and started performing at small gigs. Kurian believed that singing reality shows could boost one’s confidence and give recognition. So, in 2007 he auditioned for the 4th season Super Star and got selected. The show aired on Amrita TV, and Kurian performed a variety of music and entertained the audience. He drifted from peppy songs to classical music and gazal melodies. The versatile singer found a place in the heart of the judges and the people. He did not win the show but surely made his mark. After the show, he recorded his debut track with KS Chitra for the movie Blackcat. He also joined hands with Rose bowl and Kappa TV to give individual performances and render his soulful music. Later, Kurian tried hands at composing music and released an album named Thalam with his band members, Yakzan and Charan. It became a hit. He also rendered tunes for a few songs in the 2015 Malayalam movie Rasam. He does not believe in music and prefers to deliver at the moment. His latest album is Hope which has five songs in it.

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Ashwin Gopakumar

Ashwin Goapkumar is an Indian singer. He is also the frontman of the famous South Indian band named When Chai Met Toast. He has contributed to movies such as Jacobite Swargarajyam, Aanandam, Solo, and others. The vocalist is a sensation in Kerala’s music circuit, and his band is one of the promising groups in the country. Till now they have released an album named The Joy of Little Things. Ashwin Gopakumar took birth in Trivandrum, Kerala. As a child, he used to sing, but he never considered it seriously. He also used to be part of the school choir. Later he went to the SCT Engineering Institute and during his college days got more into music, he formed a metal band under the name Purple Blood. In 2011 after Ashwin graduated, he did a diploma in jazz vocals from the Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music. Then he did a music business diploma from the Musicians Institute. After this, he got into the field of negotiations and did an internship at the American Artists as n Assistant booking agent. He was also a marketing and events executive at Counter Culture in Bangalore. In 2013, he moved to a company named Springr; it managed gigs and stage shows. In four to five years, Ashwin explored many event management firms and gained experience. He was also the marketing head at EnteCity and Un-Mute Academy. In 2015, he coordinated Empty Vessel Productions, a media house to promote and work on DIY (Do it yourself) gigs in Kerala. He also enrolled in the McNally Smith Music College. It was in 2015 that Ashwin made his next big move and formed the band 'When Chai Met Toast.' The name got its Inspiration from a café menu. It depicts the blend of Indian and Western music. The group has four members namely Achyuth Jaigoapal, Pai Sailesh, Palle Francis, and Ashwin himself. Ashiwn and Achyuth do the songwriting while Sailesh and Francis accompany them on drum set and keyboard. In 2017, When Chai Met Toast released their first rock band album named The Joy of Little Things. It had three songs name Firefly, Beautiful World, and the title track. The music got its inspiration from bands such as The Alabama Shakes, The Lumineers, and Coldplay. They also performed Beautiful World on Music Mojo. Their 2nd album named Believe-EP came out in September this year; it has four songs in it.

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Ashwin Gopakumar Malayalam Actor