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"...sitar-era George Harrison, who performs with Eric Clapton, Ravi Shankar, and Ringo Starr. Wonderwall played town during the past..."

Nov. 15, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Stranger
"...Directed by: Satyajit Ray. Starring: Utpal Dutt, Mamata Shankar, Deepankar De, Bikram Bhattacharya and Dhritiman Chatterjee. With Agantuk/The..."

Sept. 1, 1995 Movie Review by Alison Macor

Bollywood gangster film honors The Godfather.
"...the underworld plot to bring him down. His son Shankar (played by Bachchan's real-life son Abhishek Bachchan) is the..."

Aug. 5, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

American Chai
"...& roll dreams. Roll over Beethoven, and tell Ravi Shankar the news...."

May 31, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Ravi & Anoushka Shankar
Live shot
"...Ravi & Anoushka Shankar..."

Sept. 23, 2005 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

This Tamil comedy is a remake of the 2009 Bollywood blockbuster 3 Idiots.
"...Directed by: S. Shankar. Starring: Vijay, Jeeva, Srikanth, Ileana D'Cruz, Sathyan and Sathyaraj...."

Jan. 13, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Endhiran (Robot)
This extravagant Indian/Tamil production is an apocalyptic science fiction rom-com with elaborate dance set-pieces and music by A.R. Rahman.
"...Directed by: Shankar. Starring: Rajinikanth, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Danny Denzongpa, Karunas, Santhanam..."

Feb. 25, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Ravi Shankar
Gift guide
"...Ravi ShankarThe Concert for World Peace: Live at Royal Albert Hall..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Music Review by Austin Powell

Gabbar Singh
"...Directed by: Harish Shankar. Starring: Pawan Kalyan, Shruti K. Haasan, Abhimanyu Singh and..."

May 11, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

In Tamil and Telegu.
"...Directed by: S. Shankar. Starring: "Chiyaan" Vikram, Amy Jackson and Suresh Gopi. Not..."

Jan. 16, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Critics Poll
"...Whitney Houston, Ravi Shankar, Adam "MCA" Yauch (Johnston)..."

Jan. 4, 2013 Music Feature

Subramanyam for Sale
Telugu film
"...Directed by: Harish Shankar. Starring: Sai Dharam Tej and Regina Cassandra. Not reviewed..."

Sept. 25, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Words Without Music: A Memoir
Famed Austin composer appraises the autobiography of Philip Glass, father of the modern classical avant-garde
"...classical music's most famous educator, and charismatic bridge-builder Ravi Shankar, who introduces Glass to Eastern musical concepts. Later, on..."

May 29, 2015 Music Feature by Graham Reynolds

A Telegu science-fiction film.
"...Directed by: S. Shankar. Starring: Rajinikanth and Aishwarya Bachchan. Not reviewed at press..."

Oct. 1, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

George Harrison & Friends
Gift guide
"...Bangladesh was a test of faith for both Ravi Shankar and George Harrison. The sitar guru appealed to the..."

Dec. 16, 2005 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

The Carol You Don't Know
There's much more to Ms. Channing than Dolly and Lorelei
"...– she was the forerunner of Martha Graham; Uday Shankar from India; the Ballet Russes; the Abbey Theatre Players..."

July 22, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Don't forget to take your bilberry extract.
"...editor; $55, $24.95 paper)?... Secondly, Louis Mendoza and Subramanian Shankar, co-editors of Crossing Into America: The New Literature of..."

April 4, 2003 Books Column by Shawn Badgley

SXSW 2000 Film Festival and Conference
"...Harry Waxman; Music: George Harrison, featuring Eric Clapton, Ravi Shankar, Ringo Starr; Cast: Jane Birkin, Jack MacGowran, Iain Quarrier,..."

March 24, 2000 Screens Feature by Kate X Messer

"...Ben Kingsley's starring work is a real standout. Ravi Shankar contributed to the score...."

July 22, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Film Reviews
"...THE STRANGERD: Satyajit Ray; with Utpal Dutt, Mamata Shankar, Deepankar De, Bikram Bhattacharya, Dhritiman Chatterjee. With Agantuk/The Stranger..."

Sept. 1, 1995 News Feature

Outside Looking In by T.C. Boyle
With this novel about Timothy Leary and LSD in the early Sixties, T.C. Boyle has written a mighty book – and a gift
"...Mexico drinking pre-sacrament margaritas) and the Beatles and Ravi Shankar make their way to the turntables. Colors explode, shapes..."

April 12, 2019 Arts Review by David Gaines

In Memoriam: Gina Lalli
Pioneer of Indian classical dance in Austin dies at age 89
"...City, where she was able to see the Uday Shankar Company dance – an experience that changed the course..."

Feb. 19, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Five Movies to See in Austin This Week
Your weekly film guide for Feb. 23 through March 1
" Eric Clapton in 2002. Other performers include Ravi Shankar, Paul McCartney, Monty Python, Tom Petty, Ringo Starr, and..."

Feb. 23, 2018 Chron Events Post by Josh Kupecki

Playback: Straight Outta Calcutta
Sitar maestro Indrajit Banerjee, stoned synching Doom Side of the Moon and The Wizard of Oz, and a bigger Breakaway Records
"...including his grandfather Bankim Kumar Pal and uncle, Ravi Shankar pupil Kartick Kumar. After acheiving an A-grade certification, he..."

Aug. 4, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Levitation Picks
"...Sat., 3pm, Elevation Amphitheater Whether offered up by Ravi Shankar, George Harrison, or Brian Jones, the hypnotic strains of..."

May 8, 2015 Music Feature

Filmmaker Andrew Shapter's battle to make art and beat cancer
"...A song by Ravi Shankar lilts from Shap­ter's living room computer. The email has..."

Oct. 10, 2014 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

Michael Bloomfield
Blues Cruise
"...scene. Particularly inventive was 1966's "East-West," a 13-minute Ravi Shankar-meets-John Coltrane-meets-Muddy Waters experiment that remains out of this realm...."

July 4, 2014 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

SXSW Saturday Picks & Sleepers
Saturday blurbs rally!
" Elephant Stone. And it isn't the least bit Shankar-scary as you might associate with sitar. The follow-up to..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature

Norah Jones
Norah Jones in a Russ Meyer flick? Just kidding.
"...Dallas and the daughter of Indian sitar legend Ravi Shankar, has dropped three more LPs, an album of duets..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature by Dan Oko

A Night at the Opera
Opera for dummies: Name one male tenor
"...Erwin Center two years earlier – appetizer for Ravi Shankar hours later at the Paramount Theatre – wasn't half..."

May 27, 2011 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

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