Karun Kannampilly, is an experienced drummer and music educator and has been a prominent contributor to Mumbai’s indie music scene for over 12 years. As a performer, he is currently a part of The Koniac Net, plays with artists such as Raghav Meattle, Kamakshi Khanna, Bhrigu Sahni and freelances for multiple other projects. Previously he has played for bands like Modern Mafia, Rang and Last Remaining Light and has also played sessions for Lesle Lewis.
Karun began his teaching career at the Mumbai based True School of Music, where he held several positions across a 4-year tenure eventually stepping down as Pro Drum Faculty to set up his own teaching practice. In 2017 he founded Drum House, an educational enterprise that provides unique residential-format drum camps and drum classes. Their last camp, conducted at a Villa near Pawna lake was attended by 30 participating student drummers from all across India and taught by The Drum House team (Karun + Dhir Mody) along with acclaimed drummers Jai Row Kavi and Darshan Doshi.