The sad news about sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar's death has been going around for the past few days and we played a little the other day. It got us thinking about the vastness of Shankar's influence on rock music. During the 60's sitar became a more common instrument in rock music and can still be seen in music today.
For today's 9:30 Coffee Break let's focus on sitar and it's influence on rock music. What rock songs featuring the sitar would you like to hear today?
Stevie Wonder "Signed, Sealed, Delivered"
The Box Tops "Cry Like a Baby"
Ravi Shankar "Adarini"
Tom Petty "Don't Come Around Here No More"
Shocking Blue "Love Buzz"
Steely Dan "Do it Again"
The Beatles "Norwegian Wood"
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