MamaKitty Resume


Music producer/Performer (2013-now)
Since graduating from music school in 2013, Gowri has developed different acts that regularly perform original music across the country. Run Pussy Run is an award-winning “freak funk” project based in Pune and Bombay. Pulpy Shilpy is her electronic/producer avatar, and she is currently developing left-leaning experimental DJ sets. She also produces and sings commercially for the monies.
* Music mentor at Powwow Korea 2017
* Released music video for single “Roaches” - voted in top music videos of 2017
* Released single “Kaadal Mannan” - Editor's Pick
* Participated in Goethe Institute's first South Asian Music Residency (August 2016)
* Won $10,000 with Project Aloftstar amplified by MTV Asia's annual award (2015)
* Worked and assisted producer Dhruv Ghanekar at Wah Wah Studios in Mumbai (2013)
* Released debut album Sad Little Shoebox (August 2012)

Web Editor, Conde Nast Traveller, Mumbai
Script writer for travel documentary “A Day in Bandra with Poorna…”
Edit, write and commission content for the website
Digital strategy, social media, and SEO monitoring

Business correspondent, Reuters News, Bengaluru (2012)
* Analyses, dealtalks on clean tech, transportation, organic food, oil & gas, and metals & mining
* Source-based stories, exclusives and interviews with company CEOs, fund managers and investors

Music Writer, Marie Claire (2008)
* Features on mainstream and underground music trends in urban India
* Artist and album reviews

Sub editor/correspondent, Times of India, Mumbai (2007-08)
* Editing, proof-reading; writing features and regular stories on Mumbai's suburbs
* Started and managed a weekly arts and music page with a column 

Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music, Tamil Nadu (2012-13)
* Diploma in Music performance (bass and guitar)

Xavier Institute of Communications, Mumbai (2006)
* PG Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communications
Nowrosjee Wadia College, Pune (2003-06)
* Bachelor of Arts (English literature)

Updated:  March 23, 2018

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