Keshav Dhar is an award-winning music producer, mix engineer, musician and songwriter from India. With a production career spanning over a decade, Keshav rose to acclaim with his breakout ambient metal project Skyharbor and has since produced several dozen records and singles for independent artists from all across the subcontinent, the UK and the USA, and is noted for his versatility with genres ranging from heavy metal to hip-hop, orchestral to ambient electronic, and everything in between.
Notable achievements and collaborations include:
|| Main project SKYHARBOR have been signed to global record labels such as Entertainment One and released 3 albums till date, selling over 40,000 copies in the US alone, and several dozen million internet streams globally.
|| SKYHARBOR have toured globally several times including India, USA, UK, Europe, Latin America, Russia and Australia, headlining tours and as support to bands like DEFTONES, BABYMETAL, TREMONTI, TESSERACT etc.
|| Side project WHITE MOTH BLACK BUTTERFLY has also been signed to UK label Kscope, releasing 2 albums and an EP so far which feature collaborations with artists such as legendary acoustic guitarist JON GOMM.
|| Co-wrote, arranged and performed guitar on ex-Megadeth guitarist MARTY FRIEDMAN‘s records ‘Tokyo Jukebox 2’ (2011) and ‘Inferno’ (2014)
|| Contributed to the soundtrack of arcade shooter game ‘Xeno Crisis’ (2019)
|| In Bollywood and mainstream Indian cinema, produced and arranged the song ‘Tum Na Aaye’ from the feature film BADLA (Amitabh Bachchan / Taapsee Pannu // 2019). Also mixed and mastered releases from the film SONCHIRIYA (Vishal Bhardwaj / Manoj Bajpai // 2019).
Badla (Produced/Arranged): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVjAEOFclGw
Sonchiriya: (Mixed/Mastered): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h02Yp_uudgI