Susmit Sen

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Susmit Sen
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Background information
Origin India
Genres Fusion
Occupations Guitarist, singer
Instruments Guitar
Associated acts Indian Ocean

Susmit Sen is a guitarist formerly part of Indian Ocean, an Indian fusion band.

He is a self-taught musician. Together, Susmit Sen and Asheem Chakravarty are the founding members of the band, Indian Ocean.

Susmit Sen released his solo debut album Depths of the Ocean in 2011 – an album which had been in the making for the last ten years.[1]

He has been touring with a new setup of artistes, called The Susmit Sen Chronicles.[2]

As a tribute, the Dehradun Guitar Company has created the SS Series of Guitars named after Susmit Sen.[3]

Early life and career[edit]

Susmit Sen's first guitar was one bought by his father for his elder brother in Mumbai. He had been influenced by his brother's ability to attract attention by playing the guitar.[4]

He did his schooling from St. Xavier's School, Delhi in 1981, and graduation from Hansraj College.


  • Depths of the Ocean (2011)
  • "Ocean to Ocean" (2014 )



  1. ^ "Indian Ocean’s Susmit Sen goes solo - Times Of India". 2011-12-09. Retrieved 2013-10-15. 
  2. ^ "Indian Ocean is also my own: Susmit Sen". Hindustan Times. 2012-08-09. Retrieved 2013-10-15. 
  3. ^ Dehradun Guitar Company, the Super Sustain guitar named after Susmit Sen
  4. ^ "Susmit Sen: From the Ruins". Retrieved 2013-10-15. 

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