Producer // Composer // Mixing Engineer // Session & touring guitarist.
A musician, composer, producer and songwriter residing in Los Angeles. Relocating to the USA from Western Australia soon after receiving 'Best Instrumental' at the 2013 Australian Independent Music Awards, Oumi has joined 2xplatinum American industrial rock band Filter as lead guitarist. Filter's new record 'Crazy Eyes' will be released on April 8th 2016, which will kick off an extensive international tour including USA, Canada, Europe and UK.
As a guitarist, producer, mixer and composer, Oumi's clients have included Red Bull, Sony, Wind Up Records, Jeff Blue Music, Disney, BMG/Chrysalis, Starz Media, Outdoor Channel, and more.
"He's fantastic" - Slash
"The new Trent" - Richard Patrick (Filter, Nine Inch Nails)
"A tremendous player....very unique tone and voice" - Richard Fortus (Guns n' Roses)
"One hell of a player" - Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi)
"His playin's so hot, he burnt down Big Bear!" - Billy Ray Cyrus
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Reviews (2)Endorse Oumi Kapila
Oumi was great to work with. He has a great work ethic and takes pride in his work. He is very imaginative and has genuine enthusiasm.
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It was great working with Oumi, a beautiful musician with a beautiful vision AND the technical prowess to fulfill it. Oumi was also easy to communicate with and made his needs known very clearly and kindly. Highly recommend.
Interview with Oumi Kapila
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: The latest Filter record - Crazy Eyes. It was an honor to work with this great artist that has influenced the direction of alternative rock/industrial music so heavily. My role was co-producer, engineer, programming, synths, guitars and bass.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Songwriting/production for a variety of artists and genres, custom cues for film trailer promotion