Krisna Patra is a Bali based multi-instrumentalist, solo performer and front man of The Mangrooves. A musician and an eco-activist who is also known from his FLOOP project and his unique sounding and techniques. He is combining different elements of music and expressing them through his music.
Besides being a a former lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and all-rounder of the band, now he embarked on his solo career. He is using rhythm loops on his guitar, a bass line and beat box, then play the flute over it. With the combination of this layers he creates a soulful mixture of funky grooves and uplifting rhythms all by himself – as a band-in-a-box.
His new project called ’FLOOP’ which stand for, Flute-Loops.
Krisna was bornt in Bali as a child of an Australian mother and a Balinese father. Coming from a mixed family and the influences of the western world definitely hears through his music.
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