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
- API 512
- Vintech X73
- EL Distressor
- Slate plug-ins
Reviews of 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.
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.