Kaushik Das, who is more popularly known by his stage name, DJ ROOP, is a Disc Jockey & Music Producer by passion and a Computer Science Engineer by profession. He started his DJing career in 2014. Currently he is based at Kolkata, India. At present, he is working at a renowned IT service company as a Software Engineer and he is following his passion at par with his job. Kaushik always had a passion for music from his childhood days.
He had initially started his musical journey as an Indian Classical Singer at the age of 3. During his starting days, he used to sing the morning prayers every day at his school, representing his school choir group. Later on, his school teachers suggested his parents give him formal music training as he had a very sweet singing voice. Thereafter Kaushik was given regular private singing classes by one of his school teachers.
There he had learned to play a few Indian instruments like Harmonium, etc. He also holds a certificate till 1st year (Diploma) in Indian classical singing.
Later on, during his school days, his interest shifted towards electronic music, as he used to find them very energetic and interesting. He always wanted to make that kind of electronic banger music by himself. Hence after completing his primary schooling, he did the basic DJing course from a senior DJ who lived nearby his house.
During his remaining school life and his college life, DJ ROOP had participated in many DJ Wars and he had achieved a rank in few of them. He was also offered a 100% scholarship by India’s No. 1 DJ Academy, Party Map Academy as a prize for winning the competition. Later on, he had availed this free professional DJing course at their Kolkata center and he had got a lot of exposure after this.
He has also judged a few DJ Wars which were organized by few top college fests in India. Till now DJ ROOP has performed at more than 30 college festivals in India, which includes a few colleges like IIT Kharagpur, IIT Kanpur, IIT Guwahati, IIM Calcutta & few medical colleges as well. DJ ROOP had performed in a college festival which was powered by MTV Beats & Vh1 India.
DJ ROOP has also performed in Sunburn Campus, Sunburn Arena & Sunburn Goa, which is the biggest brand in India for hosting EDM nights. He was also interviewed in a few radio stations and a few television news
channels for motivating the upcoming youth of artists. He had also released a song, whose lyric video was released on YouTube via VEVO.
DJ ROOP has also performed in many corporate events organized by the top corporate brands in India. He has also performed in many celebrity weddings & destination weddings. DJ ROOP has also performed in many club gigs, all over India. He has already performed alongside (opening / closing act) with some of the musical legends like Martin Garrix, Salim-Sulaiman, Siddharth Mahadevan, Nucleya, Lost Stories, Justin Mylo, Dualist Inquiry, Gian Nobilee, Zephyrtone, Siana Catherine, Gurbax, Julia Bliss, Aerreo, Fakira (Band) and many more. Currently he is also working with the Tomorrowland
Foundation Music & Arts School, Kolkata, giving education about DJing & Live Performances, to the underprivileged girls.
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