Sidd Coutto is an indie rock musician who is currently associated with the Mumbai-based pop-rock-reggae band “Tough on Tobacco”. He is also a music director, songwriter, drummer and actor. Since the 1990s he has been a part of many bands including Helga’s Fun Castle, Zero, Sutasi, Avima, Airport, Ankur and the Ghalat family and Three Guys and a Girl. His solo debut album was released in October 2011 and was called “Sunny Side Up”.
In Bollywood, he sang the song “Right By Your Side” in the movie “Ra.One” (2011) under the music direction of Vishal-Shekhar. Vishal Dadlani’s Pentagram also happens to be one of his favourite bands and an early inspiration.
Earlier in 2009, he composed music for and acted in the movie “Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaye”. In the same year he sang two Ankur Tewari compositions “Don’t Play Love” and “Love in C Major” in the movie “Raat Gayi Baat Gayi?” (2009).