Swaraag is a Folk-rock & Sufi Fusion Band. In any case is alleged and completed, THIRD EAR BAND leave you feeling like you’ve heard something that you have by no means skilled earlier than and even properly into the 21st century, i nonetheless have never heard another artist that sounds even near the model that they displayed on their debut album ALCHEMY.
It is also quietly joyful and embracing right here, with the lightest of pristine electrical guitar wisps gently reminding of German band Agitation Free’s crossover of chilled electrical guitar jamming and world flavours on their first two albums from the early Seventies.
The fondly remembered U.K Delerium Records label from the early Nineties housed a diverse and exciting range of artists on its roster, together with every part from the Hawkwind-like Omnia Opera, charming Canterbury-styled band Moom, future fashionable Krautrockers Electrical Orange and even the earliest Porcupine Tree recordings from fashionable prog notable Steven Wilson.
All of this Western exposure finally led ANANDA to create the very first rock (nicely loosely talking) album by an Indian sitarist which was launched in 1970 when he hoped to capitalize on the increasing reputation of the raga rock pattern of the period.
Out of this came chutney music, spawned within the early 1900s and coming into its personal by the Forties, spreading to the Indian communities throughout Trinidad, Guyana and Suriname, amongst other Caribbean of the pioneers of this style was Lakhan Kariya, a singer from Felicity who was a well-liked artiste who took the music to Indo-Trinbagonian communities across the island.