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Surfing with the Sitarman
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Sitar Mania
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Cowboys and Indians
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A Tabla for Two
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Cerebral

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Ashwan Batish has been a man with a mission, and his mission has been to make the sitar into a contemporary electric instrument as relevant as the electric guitar. Based in the U.S., he's made the albums to back up his thesis, showing that it can rock as hard as any stringed instrument on the planet. But it wasn't always that way. Born in India, he was raised in a house where Indian classical music was the norm. His father Pandit Shiv Dayal Batish played sitar; it wasn't until t... Read more

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