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Louis J Pinto, widely recognised as the iconic drummer ‘Gumby’, is one of Pakistan’s most respected and appreciated musicians for his twenty year strong contribution to the country’smusic and entertainment industry. that has come to grace and enhance music in a variety of genresacross many bands. His work includes a rich selection of studio recordings, albums, music projects and live shows. His concerts and recordings in Pakistan and on the international front with musicians and bands such as Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Ali Azmat, Vital Signs, Junoon, Noori and his residency at Coke Studio since its inception are particularly noteworthy.
Louis J Pintocontinues to make contributionstowards the musical education of the youth of Pakistan. In 2002, he conducted workshops at the prestigious Lahore University of Management Sciences [LUMS]. Two years later, he held regular drumming and percussion classes at the education centre L’etude in Karachi. Louis J Pintohas also reunited withtheband Noori, working on a brand new album. Indeed Noori continues to define rock music for the youth in Pakistan. Louis J Pinto has also always worked with younger and less mainstream artists and to this end has helped to guide and launch the careers of musicians such as Zeb & Haniya, Raeth, Kaavish, Maryam Qizalbash and Saahil. His pioneering involvement with Ufone Uth Records thus comes as a natural association.

In 2009, Louis J Pinto established the eponymous LJP Studios which hasnow grown to encompass a brand new state-of-the-art recording studio in Karachi. Ufone Uth Records is entirely produced and shot atLJP Studios for whichLouis works as Producer, identifying talented young individuals around Pakistan and providing them with an opportunity to professionally explore their ability through theUfone Uth Records televised music platform. Speaking about Ufone Uth Records, Louis J Pinto has said “Ufone Uth Records is a platform designed for the betterment of the music industry. In order to get the best out of a talented musician, proper grooming, guidance and exposure is required.Through Ufone Uth Records 2.0 we look forward to bringing to audiences and the industry a brand new line up of young artists and a new fresh sound.”