Eric Pillai’s tryst with music began at the age of 12 triggered by a featured Solid State Logic (SSL) mixing console in The Police’s ‘Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic’ – a revelation which turned significant when introduced to his first musical instrument—the guitar; hence marking the beginning his journey.

Following his inclination, Eric made way to London to study guitar (3/5/6/8 grades) with Rock School Ltd, the guitar institute, consequently meeting John Mizzarolli and thereon pursuing a diploma in sound engineering from the City of Westminster College (Paddington) from 1993-1996. On arrival in Mumbai, he worked at ‘Galactica’ for eight months; till he joined ‘Spectral Harmony’ as a third assistant in March ’1997.