Vinay Kaushal is a composer, guitar player and music educator based in India. He graduated from the Musician's Institute, Hollywood which is home to the prestigious Guitar Institute of Technology (GIT) in Los Angeles. A Fender artist, Vinay's playing boasts of a unique stylistic versatility with a repertoire that includes genres like the blues, funk, jazz, rock and fusion. Although, not necessarily in that order.
The VK Collective is listed by the Polka Cafe as "one of the top jazz bands in India".
Vinay Kaushal has performed in venues in the heart of Hollywood including the prestigious Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles.
Venues in India: Blue Frogs, Hard Rock Cafes, Shisha Jazz Café and the National Centre for Performing Arts (NCPA) in Mumbai
Festivals in India: NH7 Weekender, Sulafest
The VK Collective features some of the most in demand musicians in Mumbai/Pune. Andrew Kanga, Sonu Sangameswaran, Anurag Naidu, Shirish Malhotra, Among Jamir, Jayant Sankrityayana, Ryan Sadri, Gautam Kaushal are some of the musicians performing with the VK Collective.