Blackstratblues is a mainly instrumental project by Warren Mendonsa. Warren spent his first 25 years in Mumbai, India. Between 1998 and 2004 he played guitar with Zero. He also recorded a few instrumental tunes which found their way to www.soundclick.com/blackstratblues Warren moved to Auckland, New Zealand on his 25th birthday. He recorded and released the first Blackstratblues album Nights In Shining Karma (NSIK) in mid 2005, which is available for free download at www.blackstratblues.com.