More Images. The mainstream media lapped it up, and Billboard, with its headline , "British Asian Scene on Brink of Mainstream," tried to normalize the movement. Add Review treblebass77 May 15, Report.
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Several former Asian Underground artists such as M. Starting with the granddaddy and inspiration to all, Ananda Shankar , it takes off through the pioneers, like State of Bengal and Black Star Liner , with Fun-Da-Mental 's "Ja Sha Taan" an especially strong track with its strong qawwali influence. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. So we could do two hours of DJ'ing, half an hour of live music, and then get back to DJ'ing for an hour," says Singh describing a usual Monday night at the Blue Note.