De Nitish Pires Band [DNPB] is a Mumbai based IndoRock band. The front man, lead singer, composer, and writer Nitish Pires brought the band together.
Nitish Pires began his musical journey in 1999 after he picked up a guitar and formed his first professional IndoRock band “Nakshatra.” With all songs written, composed, and sung by Nitish Pires, Nakshatra released their first album “Gulfam” in 2003 with Universal Music.
In 2007, Nitish Pires went on his own making his first solo album “Sarhadein” with a popular music producer Kalyan Barua. “Sarhadein” was released in 2007 with Raga To Rock Records. “Sarhadein” the music video was also played on MTV!
In late 2008, Nitish with already established musicians in the circuit, formed his self-titled band “De Nitish Pires Band.” They went in the studio by the end of 2009 to record their album “Chauraha”, which is a musical based type album. “Chauraha” is about a man that takes the wrong road in life. It’s a beautiful story inspired from the Bible and the Geeta.
In July 2010, Nitish Pires went out driving 15,000 kms across 25 cities in India to promote his new upcoming album “Chauraha.” Chauraha was the only album that was marketed independently through a road tour and got nominated in at the prestigious G.I.M.A Awards as the best Indian Rock Album!
”Nitish Pires was the first person in India who went on a road tour like the one he did to promote his music and to connect to his audiences,” said the Times Of India.
Nitish Pires has even composed songs and scored for the feature film, Soch Lo, which is currently in the Oscars Library in Hollywood, California. The background score was greatly appreciated by the critics and the media. He has even composed music for numerous popular television commercials catering to some of the top brands in India such as; Vodafone, Nokia, Reliance, Fila just to name a few.
Nitish Pires made a another pan India (south to north, 4800 kms) journey on a bicycle from Kanyakumari to Kashmir. He wanted to spread his music once again and also inspire people to know they can achieve anything. On this journey is where he wrote his new new song “Parindey.”
Currently DNPB is performing in several College Festivals, Music Festivals and Corporate events across the country.
DNPB is right now working on their newest production soon to be released hit, “Parindey.”