Born and brought up in Mumbai India, Gino has been fooling around with the drums since he was 8 years old and took it up seriously at the age of 15. He is the son of Louiz Banks, India ‘s legendary jazz pianist and composer. He toured Australia and China with his fathers’ indo-jazz fusion band SANGAM playing percussion when he was just 9 years old.
Gino is a versatile musician, this trait leads him to perform all over the world as well as doing studio work with artists and bands of all types of genres from Bollywood to Jazz to Rock/Metal to Funk/Fusion to Latin and more!
An in-demand Musician, he is also a producer, arranger and runs his own studio production – Double Shift Productions – Specialising in recording drums.
A big advocate of music education – Gino along runs Algorhythm Drums as well as being an Advisor and Senior Adjunct Faculty at the NMIMS School Of Performing Arts and a Faculty Head at Artium.