Tag Archives: Sitar

Marco Mattei ~ Out Of Control

This Italian guitarist starts off his album “Out Of Control” with a brilliant song titled “Would I Be Me”. This song has a great feeling from the first time you hear it. This could be the first single. Very nice … Continue reading

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Anoushka Shankar ~ Love Letters

  If you’re a fan of Ravi Shankar, you will probably like this even more. There is Sitar playing, of course, but, there is also singing. I remember listening to Ravi Shankar on the album “The Concert For Bangla Desh. … Continue reading

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Sultans Of String ~ Refuge

  This band makes classical instruments sound so excellent, half the time, you forget that it is all a bunch of string instruments. The players on this album really know their instruments. Out of the 13 songs, there is only … Continue reading

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Fernando Perdomo ~ Out To Sea

  Ok, guitar fans are really going to like this album. The first song “The Architect (Tribute To Peter Banks)” is a fast moving spectacular song which gets you into some great guitar playing as well as some keyboard drumming … Continue reading

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Mashkoor Ali Khan ~ Transcendence

  This world music album, musically reminds me of Ravi Shankar. however, this music, unlike Ravi, has vocals. The music does sound very similar, but, as I kept listening, the vocals kept throwing me off. The vocals were not bad, … Continue reading

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