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Mantis Evar

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Co-Founder/EVP, Indaba Music

Indaba Music co-founder Mantis Evar is a music industry veteran with over 35 years of experience. As the EVP of Artists and Community at Indaba, he oversees the communitys health and is the on-site figurehead to over 1 million musicians. For over a decade, Mantis worked at Capitol Records and Blue Note Records and is a longstanding member of The Recording Academy. Mantis held a two-year audio engineering residency at New York jazz shrine Village Vanguard and currently owns and operates the Indaba Music Studio in NYC. As a bassist, he has performed with music greats Joey DeFrancesco, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Vernon Reid and many others.

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