Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

Rupa & The April Fishes

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Rupa Marya performs with The April Fishes
Rupa Marya performs with The April Fishes

Rupa Marya is a San Francisco doctor. But at night, she swaps her stethoscope for a guitar. She's the lead singer of Rupa & The April Fishes, a multicultural band that sings in English, French, Spanish and Hindi. Marya joins us to play a couple songs with her band, and to talk about her international influences and what shaped the band's latest album, "Build."

Host: Michael Krasny


  • Rupa Marya, lead singer and guitarist of Rupa & The April Fishes and a doctor on faculty at UCSF, in the Division of Hospital Medicine
  • Aaron Kierbel, player of percussion, contraptions
  • Mario Alberto Silva, trumpeter
  • Misha Khalikulov, cellist
  • Safa Shokrai, upright bassist

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