Zakir Hussain
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John McLaughlin, Zakir Hussain: Remember Shakti: The Way of Beauty [DVD]
29 Apr 2008 // 5:59 PM

A dreamy, explosive collaborative effort steeped in a mystical past but forward-looking in its execution -- human music fueled by a touch of the sacred.


Zakir Hussain: 13.Mar.2010 - New York
12 Apr 2010 // 2:17 AM

Thanks to a teenage history of fighting for embarrassing '90s alt-rock bands on the car stereo, I don't know my way around North Indian classical music as well as I might. Another thing I didn't realize? You can't show up late.


Indian classical music duo combats ‘Ravi Shankar syndrome'
31 Mar 2009 // 1:30 AM

For well over three decades, Americans have viewed Zakir Hussain as one of the world's most prominent ambassadors of Indian classical music. When you have

Indian tabla master Zakir Hussain says he never stops learning
5 May 2008 // 11:21 PM

He has jammed with George Harrison, laid down tracks with Van Morrison and collaborated with everyone from jazz guitarist John McLaughlin and Grateful Dead drummer

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"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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