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List of Famous Bands from Kolkata

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List of Kolkata bands, listed by their level of fame. This Kolkata musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous Kolkata bands are included, as well as many Kolkata musicians of underground status. This list of Kolkata musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Kolkata bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.

This list contains bands like Fossils and Pritam Chakraborty.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from Kolkata?" or "What is a list of Kolkata bands?" then this list will answer your questions. (14 items)
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Fossils is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Rock music, Grunge, Pop rock
Fossils is a Bengali rock band formed in Kolkata, West Bengal, India in 1998. The group is considered one of the pioneering rock acts in Kolkata's Bengali music scene. The band is currently ...more
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Pritam Chakraborty is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Pop music, Rock music, Hip Hop
Pritam Chakraborty (born 14 June 1971), also known mononymously as Pritam, is an Indian composer, record producer and music director for Bollywood films.
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Anjan Dutt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Anjan Dutt (born 19 January 1953) is an Indian film director, actor, and singer-songwriter- and a professional of the 1991s Bengali music scene defined by anyodharar gaan (alternative music), ...more
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Roshan Ara Begum is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Qawwali, Thumri, Khyal
Roshan Ara Begum (Urdu: رَوشن آرا بیگم‎) (1917 – 5 December 1982) was a Pakistani classical vocalist. As the daughter of Abdul Haqq Khan, Roshan Ara is linked through her cousin Abdul Karim Khan ...more
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Manny Elias is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
New Wave, Pop music, Rock music
Manny Elias (born 1953) is an Indian-born British drummer and record producer, notable for being the original drummer with Tears for Fears during the 1980s. Manny is Jewish. Originally a member ...more
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Gautam Choudhury is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Gautam Choudhury
Gautam Choudhury is an Indian musician and amateur archivist most known for his efforts to collect and record the work of Salil Chowdhury. He has recorded several instrumental albums on which he ...more
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Kabir Suman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Kabir Suman (born Suman Chattopadhyay on 16 March 1949) is an Indian music director, songwriter musician, singer, composer, poet, novelist, polyglot, journalist, political activist, TV ...more
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Debashish Bhattacharya is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Hindustani classical music
Debashish Bhattacharya (Bengali: দেবাশীষ ভট্টাচার্য, Hindi: देवाशीष भट्टाचार्य, Devāśiṣ Bhaṭṭācārya, born 12 January 1963) is an Indian classical musician, singer, composer, introducer of first ...more
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Wajahat Khan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Wajahat Khan (also known as Vajahat Khan; IAST: Wajāhat Khān, Hindi: वजाहत ख़ान, Bengali: ওয়াজাহাত খান, Urdu: خان وجاہت,) is an Indian sarod player and composer who has earned international ...more
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Euphoria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Euphoria Indian rock
Euphoria, is an Indian rock band from the city of Delhi, India. Euphoria was put together by Dr. Palash Sen and his friends in New Delhi in 1988. The Band is also considered the soul of the pop ...more
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Abraham Mazumdar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Abraham Mazumdar Classical music
Abraham Mazumder is an Indian conductor and violinist. He is a former member of the Bengali band Moheener Ghoraguli and has been active in Kolkata's western classical music world since the
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Cassini's Division is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Indian rock, Alternative rock
Cassini's Division are an Alternative Rock band from Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Formed in 2001, they are named after the Cassini Division, the largest gap in the Rings of Saturn.
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Sandhan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
New Age music, Rock music, Progressive rock
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Euphoria is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Bands from Kolkata
Dance-pop, House music, Dance music
Euphoria was a popular Australian Pop/Dance music trio from the early 1990s based in Sydney, NSW. The group was founded by producer Andrew Klippel and featured the vocals of Keren Minshull and ...more