Sitarist Anoushka Shankar recently shed light on first love and the lessons they teach in an Instagram post. Shankar, who recently separated with husband Joe Wright after seven years, also wrote about her life as a single parent.
The iconic 1928 film directed by German filmmaker Fraz Osten narrates the story behind the construction of the Taj Mahal. Anuoshka Shankar has composed the background score for the restored film and is on a four-city tour in India, where she is playing Live during the film's screening.
Sitarist Anoushka Shankar, backed by collaborators including the actress Vanessa Redgrave, the rapper M.I.A., has offered an interpretation of Europe's migrant crisis on her latest album, "Land of Gold."
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 20 (ANI): Sitarist Anoushka Shankar said her next album ‘Land of Gold’ has been influenced by the refugee crisis in the world and would probably be released by March this year. Shankar, five-time Grammy award nominee and daughter of legendary sitar virtuoso Pandit Ravi Shankar, said ‘Land of Gold’ focuses on borders and cultures. Shankar will perform at the opening of the annual ‘Nishagandhi’ festival, along with other artists, on Wednesday. The 34-year-old musician will also be performing her album ‘Home’, which was nominated in the 'Best World Music Album' category of the upcoming 58th Grammy awards.