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BEST WORLD MUSIC ALBUM
BY FALU & KARYSHMA
Falu & Karyshma have announced Someday (August 28), their interpretations of traditional Indian songs that span centuries and center on themes of oneness and universal human experience. One of the band members, Falu, is the first Indian female singer-songwriter to be nominated for a GRAMMY. Falu & Karyshma have performed for the Obamas at The White House, as well as at India's official Independence Day celebrations, The TIME 100 Gala, and Carnegie Hall. The New York Times has praised their sound as bridging "East and West, ancient and modern."
"It is East and West, ancient and modern."
"... melodies are catchy while staying true to the purity of the raga… to create something that has a universal appeal.”
“Ethereal and Transcendent."
"Thank you for doing this concert for your President. We’ll have to get you back again!"
- President Barack Obama