”La terre, il se pourrait bien après tout que ce soit une espèce
de merveilleux petit appareil enregistreur, plaçé là par on ne sait qui,
pour capter tous les bruits qui circulent mystérieusement dans l’Univers.”
Pierre Reverdy - ”En vrac” - 1929

”J’entends tous les bruits de la terre grâce à mes oreilles et mes nerfs de cristal
dans lesquels circulent le feu du ciel et celui des volcans.”
Michel Leiris - ”Le point cardinal” - 1927

"Go, go, go! ... Go! go! ..."
John Lee Hooker

25/09/2012

Indian slide guitar



Debanish Bhattacharya is the pioneer of the indian slide guitar, playing raga with the same technical than the hawaiian style.
The first Indian artist to use a steel guitar within classical Indian music was Brij Bhushan Kabra, bringing the guitar into Indian classical music. 

Debashish was a child prodigy who started playing guitar at the age of three.
Initiated into Indian classical vocal, and studying under Brij Bhushan Kabra as well Ustad Ali Akbar Khan (sarod) , he was drawn to the guitar because of the way it could emulate the human voice with a slide.
His performances with his brother Subhasis on tabla are amazing.

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