This is some of the most innovative Dub, Trance, World, Roots Music on the planet.
Shabda featuring Johar Ali Khan from New Delhi on Violin, the late great John Snelson on Highland Bagpipes, Sticksman Walker on Drums, Kwasi Asate Repeater Drum, Tabla maestro's Kalu Zierea and Sandeep Popatkar. With Dr. Q on Hurdy Gurdy, Garbi Armi Didgeredoo, Country Rankin and Angel-Eye on Vocals, Dhrupad musicians Reba and Sumit Bhaduri, Wadada on Sitar, Bass, Guitar, Harmonica and Vocals. All Produced and Mixed in Manchester and Bradford, in 1994 by Wadada.
From the hypnotic opening drones of the Beatles 'Tomorrow Never Knows' to the amazing Dhrupad track 'Basant'. Suns OF Arqa once more provethey are in a class of their own.
Shabda is a spiritually uplifting album, presenting lyrics from Alice Bailey and channelling from Angel-Eye who urges you to 'step inside and see what we might find'.