About Us

Founded in 2009 by four friends, Amarrass Records is a multifaceted independent record label, artist management company, event production and music promotions company. We are committed to the production of quality music in a sustainable way. Built on a shared vision, passion, and love for music, and guided by the principles of fair trade, Amarrass strives to create an environment that encourages and nourishes the creative spirit of musicians and music lovers. We also work with artisans to revive the traditional art of instrument making. With two major festivals (The Amarrass Desert Music Festival), and eight albums released, the label, and artists we represent, have featured prominently in international and national media including The New York Times, NPR, Rolling Stone India, BBC Radio.

ANKUR MALHOTRA, DIRECTOR

Ankur works out of Madison, Wisconsin and New Delhi, India and manages various aspects of the label business including artist management, bookings and tours, production, sales, technology and marketing. A mechanical engineering and MBA with over 15 years of experience in IT, education, media and new venture development. Ankur also runs Madison Music Review, and is a producer of music festivals in Madison such as Musique Electronique, Willy Street Beats and La Fete de Marquette. A 'vinyl-only' DJ (DJ Spincycle) and radio host at WORT 89.9FM (where he also serves on the Board of Directors), he is a music advisor to the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (MMoCA), Music Jury Member and invited speaker at WOMEX 13 and the Peabody Essex Museum. He previously served on the Board of the Madison Area Music Association. He is an ardent vinyl collector and loves the analog sound (read vacuum tubes), and is a photographer spending a fair amount of time behind the camera lens as well (see www.aneyeful.com)!

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ASHUTOSH SHARMA, DIRECTOR

Ashutosh is based out of New Delhi, India and manages domestic (India) artist tours, production, ASPA/instruments and events. He is the proprieter of Sadhana Travels, a venture he started in 1994 at age 19. Sadhana Travels is a boutique travel and tour operator that caters to the discerning traveller, provides custom tours, and travel bookings.

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RAVNEET KLER, DIRECTOR

Ravneet is based out of New Delhi, India and manages retail sales, sponsorships and event administration. He is also a partner at Sadhana Travels where he manages the tour division and brings over 20 years of hospitality industry experience. His specialization comes from in-the-trenches experience with hotels, notably the Taj Group where he served as Chief Concierge from 1994-1999. While at Taj, he was responsible for setting up concierge services for all properties in India. He is also a musician, stage actor and director, performing regularly at venues in Delhi primarily under his collective Macs Theatre Works.

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AVIROOK SEN, DIRECTOR

Avirook Sen is our Director "at large' and engaged in strategy, sponsorships and business development. He is a journalist and author whose first book, Looking for America, has received enthusiastic reviews. He freelances as a columnist and writer for various Indian and international publications. With over 25 years of journalism experience, Avirook has served as editor for leading Indian newspapers including Midday and Hindustan Times. Avirook is currently working on his second book - shall we call it a murder mystery?

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Contact

Amarrass Records India Pvt Ltd
301 Skipper Corner, 88 Nehru Place
New Delhi 110019 INDIA
+91-11-46661200
amarrassrecords@gmail.com

US Office: Amarrass Records
2124 E. Main St., Madison, WI, 53704
+1-608-334-0583

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