Ankur Shahi is an Indian who grew up listening to a lot of Bollywood music. As a teenager, he was introduced to Rock/metal music, which also got him into playing the Guitar. Later in his musical journey, he developed an interest in Indian Classical and RocknRoll music. His musical style is heavily influenced by rock, heavy metal, Indian classical, ballad, blues, world music, and fusion, as well as by the great guitar legends like Paul Gilbert from MR.BIG, Racer X, John Petrucci from Dream Theatre, bands like Iron maiden, Metallica, Slash from Guns and Roses, Sitarist Anoushka Shankar, Prassana and Indian rock bands like Mother Jane, Agnee and Parikrama. Studying music at The True School of Music has helped him develop as a musician. He also has been a part of a few bands in college and participated in a college rock band competitions. He likes to write lyrics and writes all his own music. Apart from this, he has also contributed to writing songs for his band. Most recently, he completed an MA in Music Business from London College of Music which comes under the University of West London.