Shanti Was Part of the Fertile Late-‘60s/ Early-‘70s Bay Area Psychedelic Rock Scene
Led by Tabla Master Zakir Hussain, Who Went On to Collaborate with the Grateful Dead’s Mickey Hart Among Many Others
Also in Shanti’s Line-Up Were Sarod Virtuoso Ashish Khan and Former Members of the Loading Zone, Cold Blood and the Travel Agency
Cult Classic “Raga Rock” Album Sampled by Everybody from Richard Ashcroft to Fatboy Slim
Liner Notes by Richie Unterberger
Worldwide CD Debut
AVAILABLE March, 10 2015 PRE-ORDER COMING SOON!
SHANTI: Shanti. CD
One of the earliest and greatest raga rock bands! Shanti’s most famous member was the legendary tabla player Zakir Hussain, who moved to Marin County in the late ‘60s and was eventually to hook up with the Grateful Dead’s Mickey Hart in the Diga Rhythm Band and Planet Drum.