Maximum Rhythm and Blues

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Ananda Shankar (1970)

...Umm, what's he looking at???...  THE COSMOS!  In the summer of love, Ravi Shankar's nephew, Ananda Shankar, was hanging out with Jimi Hendrix, messing around with moog synthesizers, and laying down sweet sitar covers of rock classics.  This Bengali pop star never truly found fame, but sure had a hell of a go at it...