When: Sat., May 9, 8 p.m. 2015
Jai Uttal is an American musician and singer-songwriter born in New York City. Jai's music is influenced by his R&B roots of the 1960s and 70's and by traditional Indian music. At 19, Jai became a student of Ali Akbar Khan for voice training and to learn the sarod, a 25-stringed Indian instrument. Later, he studied yoga in India under Neem Karoli Baba. He was also deeply inspired by the Bauls, the wandering street musicians of Bengal. Elements of his music are also strongly influenced jazz, reggae and rock.
Price: $20 advance/$30 door