Basil Rai is a composer, producer, songwriter, and musician, and he represents [Indie/ Alternative] genre. Rai’s songs are best known for their blend of classical elements influenced by the style in the 90s guitar virtuosos. Rai’s love for music goes long back to his childhood, however, what has really got people talking about his music is his solo debut with the song “Tarah Maya Cha” from his debut album “Sansar Ma”.
Tarah Maya cha released on 25 April 2020 in all the music networking sites and now he is all set for his new song Sansar Ma. The song will soon release on major music streaming platforms too with a music video on Basil Rai’s YouTube channel and the promotion launch gig will take place in Sky Walk Geyzing, West Sikkim after the lockdown.
Basil Rai is also a present guitarist of the Alternative Rock Band Ace Of Spade Sikkim the band releases their first single Never Give Up produced by Ace Studio on 3rd May 2020 and he still performs with an ace of a spade on different occasions.
He is –
- Participants of North East Youth Festival, Arunachal Pradesh
- Participants of Red Ribbon, Sikkim
- 2nd runner up on Kanchenjunga Tourism Festival, Pelling
Basil Rai has performed many gigs in and around Sikkim and neighboring states. He has learned that practice makes perfect and persistence brings improvement. Though with varying pace, he hopes to practice more and definitely hope to stay persistent in creating more music in the coming future.
For all the aspiring musicians?
He wants to thank everyone for their support and he encourages them to continue staying active supporters in the Nepali music. It is an exciting period in the Nepali music and production industry that is slowly realizing the ever-present potential and talent in Hills. So he hopes people can be increasingly excited about live concerts and encourage even more growth for music in Sikkim, Darjeeling, Nepal, and around the world.