‘Abhaya and the Steam Injuns’ is the well-known band of Nepal. This band was formed in January 2, 2003. Initially, this band was playing live gigs in bars and hotels. This acoustic blues was then transformed into rock band by Abhaya Subba. She is the founder, lead vocalist as well as the manager of the band. Abhaya was born in Darjeeling, West Bengal, India. And the trains in Darjeeling with small steam engines lead the band to be named ‘Abhaya and the Steams Injuns’.
Abhaya says that her father is the source of her inspiration. Her father really did support him a lot. In the starting phase, Abhaya was involved in many rock bands but finally she formed her own band. Abhaya is also the former RJ in Hits FM as well as in Times FM. She had also been the judge of Sprite Band Challenge=Freedom to Rock. Till now, this rock band had attended many concerts and had also won many prizes. ‘Aayeko Chhu’, ‘Kina Runu’, ’Kasai Kasai Le’, ‘Timro Laagi’ and ‘Koseli’ are some of the popular songs of this band which has been able to rock the peoples.