``Boombaba`` a.k.a Tarun is the moniker of Mumbai based Dj/producer Tarun Shahani who started producing electronic music after being inspired by meeting Delhi based duo Midival Punditz. Seeing them use early sequencers like Cakewalk to produce electronic beats and Melodies made him realize how it was actually possible to be a band by yourself and create music solely on a computer. Up until then he was djing and working with MTV as a host for shows like ClubMtv.
He started producing music on early sequencers like acid and fruity loops and realized that he lacked the principles of audio production having never worked in a studio. Though he was happy with the sounds he was creating and the arrangements, he missed the polished mixing that he had heard In the music of his favourite artists. He did a stint at SAE Chennai where his real obsession with audio started.
Tarun is now a renowned DJ, Music Producer and Sound Designer, having played at some of the most popular pubs in Mumbai and Chennai, as well as at the Sunburn Goa
Jayants obsession with creating music, started at an early age. While his friends studied, and his parents worried, he immersed himself in sounds, creating his own unique brand of electronica. His curiosity and eagerness has not waned since. He began producing music in 2003 and has done numerous projects since working with artists such as Anoushka Shankar, Chebi Sabah, Karsh Kale, Midival Punditz, to name a few. He`s also produced music for a few film scores. Despite having no formal training in music theory, Jayant has created exceptional work with all of these artists and continues to work with many more.For more pictures and videos Click here: