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Mumbai’s finest fusion ethnotronic outfit, FILTER COFFEE have arrived for their tour of UK which runs throughout July, including the Sangita Sounds & Inspiral Lounge event on 20th July 2013.  Untill now, most producers of electroacoustic indofusion music were not classically trained, but in Filter Coffe we hear the true fusion of two schools or traditions, the ancient North Indian Classical and the modern Electronic Technological.  Exciting music for exciting times!

SANGITA SOUNDS & INSPIRAL LOUNGE PRESENT : FILTER COFFEE

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Put together some guitar riffs, the sound of a bamboo flute, a tabla and throw in a funky electronic groove, brew it with some earthly vocals and you get ‘FILTER COFFEE’.

Filter Coffee is an Indian Folk – Electronic collaborative project brought to life by tabla player/percussionist Swarupa Ananth & flautist Shriram Sampath both who also double up as music producers. Their live performances include a unique blend of Indian Classical/Folk, instruments and voices with electronic grooves.

About Swarupa: – One half of “Filter Coffee”- Swarupa, a powerhouse performer, is one of the finest female tabla players in India. A disciple of Late Ustad Allarakha & Ustad Zakir Husain, a multitalented artiste, she plays the tabla, drums, djembe, bagalbaccha and a variety of percussion instruments from around the world.

About Shriram: – The other half of “Filter Coffee”, Shriram is a disciple of the World-renowned Flute Maestro Pundit Ronu Majumdar; Shriram specializes in playing the Indian Bansuri. Apart from the Bansuri, he’s also well versed with playing woodwinds like the Chinese Dizi, Bamboo Saxophone, Metal Flutes, Penny whistle, Didgeridoo, Ney – Egyptian flutes.

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Sangita Sounds Summer Solstice Gathering 2013

Sangita Sounds Summer Solstice Gathering 2013

Join us for a celebration of the turning of the Solar Wheel and we enjoy the longest day with beautiful music from our dedicated team of global spiritual sound specialists concocting ethnodelic soundscapes for your mind and hipnotic hop & dub grooves for your body to elevate the Soul.  Through contemplative reflections and elucidations on the nature of existence we find ourselves fortunate enough to open up a portal of possibility at the sweetest of environs at INSPIRAL LOUNGE, the perfect atmosphere for you to bathe in the luscious sinewaves in geometric harmony.

Join us for a Summer Solstice Celebration

Lineup : DUBSAHARA : ORGANISMIC : NOODREEM : JAYA JAI & SANGITA SOUNDSYSTEM

Where : Inspiral Lounge, 250 Camden High Street, London.

When : 8pm – 2am , Friday June 21st 2013

Cost :Free 🙂

The Ethereal Magic of Sarangi

With Special guest from New Delhi, Suhail Yusuf Khan, a an 8th generation Sarangi Musician carring on the rich tradition of read more »