Biryani Boys

The Biryani Boys are Mustafa Bhagat and David Freeman, a sitar and tabla music making duo, whose web series promises to delight anyone interested in the fascinating world of Indian Classical Music. Think Ravi Shankar meets Wayne’s World and there you have it. Visit The Biryani Boys’ YouTube Channel today. With over 3 million views, there’s something for everybody!


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The Biryani Boys celebrate Ravi Shankar / Record Store Day 2016

with special guest, Sameer Gupta of the Brooklyn Raga Massive!

The Biryani Boys celebrate Record Store Day 2016 with an exclusive release from Northern Spy Records. Ravi Shankar - Live in Hollywood, 1971 is a double LP that captures the music performed by acclaimed sitar player, Pandit Ravi Shankar at his home in Hollywood California. Accompanied by the great Ustad Alla Rakha, Shankar performs a complete concert including his original composition, Raga Parameshwari. Also in attendance is George Harrison (The Beatles) who along with Shankar generated the spark responsible for organizing the Relief Concert for Bangladesh later that year to raise money in support of UNICEF and the humanitarian crisis left in the wake of Cyclone Bhola.