How the Light Gets In - Wise-Magraw
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  1. Delphonic
  2. Simple Thread
  3. Entrainment
  4. Portals
  5. 'Til Dawn
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  1. Delphonic
  2. Simple Thread
  3. Entrainment
  4. Portals
  5. 'Til Dawn
  6. Jade
  7. Black Cherry
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Tabla player Marcus Wise and acoustic guitarist Dean Magraw are not the first to explore the intersection between American and Indian musical traditions in an acoustic, instrumental format -- the '60s recordings of people like Sandy Bull and Peter Walker were pioneering in that regard, but is seems likely that the Wise-Magraw duo draws at least some inspiration from them. That said, the tunes on How the Light Gets In -- which, incidentally, is a phrase from a '90s Leonard Cohen song, "Anthem" -- are much less overtly Indian ...

How the Light Gets In 2010, Red House Records

UPC: 033651023623

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