Sailor Turned Musician
"Goyell Saab" a.k.a. Shubham is a Dehardun bred, Mumbai based music director/producer/singer-songwriter. As an Indie Artist he chooses to perform under the alias "Goyell Saab" as that separates his production work from his entity as a commercial musician.
While most of the world stopped due to the pandemic, it gave "Goyell Saab" a break from his commercial productions and he started putting his original music out for the world. One after the other, the singles kept coming out and the world started taking notice.
His single "Free" was the first one to break the barriers and received love from all corners.
The next single, "Fade Away" opened the gates further and his music started getting playlisted.
Coveted Spotify Playlists such as -
"The Mumbai outfit’s soaring guitar parts and vocals shine on the song"
"Goyell Saab’s latest song Fade Away speaks highly about his ambitions as an indie entity"
- Radio City
"This song is
relatable on multiple levels."
- MusiCulture (September 2020)
He has been featured multiple times on coveted music magazines and blogs such as "Rolling Stone", "Radio City" and "Musiculture".
CONNECTING THE DOTS
"Goyell Saab" a.k.a Shubham got the music bug from his father, who, despite being a businessman, is an amazing singer. Post school, Shubham joined BITS Pilani to study Nautical Technology and graduated to sail the high seas. Despite having a lucrative career at one of the most sought after companies, he decided to quit the seas at the age of 24. He knew that it was now or never.
Thereafter, he joined the True School of Music in Mumbai to study Music Production. It was at TSM that he got the opportunity to explore his potential as a performer on the big stage. His band, Absolution, formed at the True School of Music performed at big venues such as Blue Frog, Hard Rock Cafe and Mehboob studios.
After completing a year at the True School, Shubham discontinued his studies to assist and learn from Music Directors working in the Industry.
After working with various Music Producers and Production houses in various capacities, he landed a gig at the Music Factory. At the music factory, he scored music for the following shows -
Detective Dev (Colors)
Love on the run (MTV)
The Test Case (Alt Balaji)
Dev 2 (Colors)
Skulls and Roses (Amazon Prime)
Pyaar ke Papad (Star Bharat)
Ishq Aaj Kal (Zee5)
In addition to this, he currently runs an independent Music Production house -
In December, "Goyell Saab" signed as an exclusive artist with Believe Music and released his single "Kash do Kash" to wide acclaim.
He plans to make 2021 all about original music.