Queens, NY’s own Nikhil P. Yerawadekar began playing guitar in Antibalas in September of 2008, and has been playing bass with the band since 2010. Nikhil stays busy playing bass, guitar, keyboards and singing in a number of other NYC-based projects such as The Sway Machinery, Superhuman Happiness, Bright Moments and Akoya Afrobeat. He has had the privilege of making music with a lot of great artists, including Medeski, Martin & Wood, Khaira Arby, Cedric “Im” Brooks, Cults, Marco Benevento and Otis Clay.
Nikhil also has his own recording project and a band called Low Mentality, in which he gets to immerse himself in the kinds of melodies, beats and songs that continue to fascinate him. He is making crazy records all the time.
You can learn more about all that here: www.nikhilp.biz