Jazz/World Music


3ANTRA (pronounced Mantra) is a global fusion band dedicated in crafting progressive pop with multi-cultural sounds. Formed in October 2015, the four full-time members all attended Los Angeles College of Music (LACM) in Pasadena CA, where they met as part of a class project.Amanda Chitarra, lead singer hails from Indonesia. Ryota Kuroda, guitarist, and drummer Takeshi Kato are both from Japan. U.S. native William Gardner plays the bass.Each member has different influences that they bring to the table to create a unique and experimental blend of music. After three of the members graduated in March 2016, the band decided to take on the U.S. music scene and they have been inseparable ever since.