New Age Music

News on March 18th, 2014
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While Shambhu generated a tranquil new age vibe on his debut album four years ago, this time the guitarist opts for a thicker fusion sound on his sophomore effort. This heavier jazz-rock approach is evidenced by the greater presence of electric guitar in addition to acoustic guitar, as well as more defined melodies and chord […]

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News on January 10th, 2014
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Continue reading about Shambhu and Friends” Tropical Afternoon” (live)

News on December 31st, 2013
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Shambhu and Friends perform “Devodance” at the Global Heart Concert, Palo Alto CA – December 7 2013.  

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News on September 22nd, 2013
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Shambhu belongs to the generation of artists influenced by Will Ackerman’s label Windham Hill and his work as a producer, a big part of which contributed to global popularity of the New Age music genre. These artists created their own unique sounding interpretations, which differed greatly from the mystical orientation and relaxation background relaxation backgrounds […]

Continue reading about Ascentor Review – Dreaming of Now – Shambhu

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Shambhu – DREAMING OF NOW: One of the reasons I enjoy Shambhu’s guitar work so much is that there’s always something different…. something interesting… & this CD takes that a couple of steps further than the last one I reviewed from him. As you listen to the high energy on “Starbucks Landing“, you’ll feel the groove […]

Continue reading about Improvijazznation Nation Review – Dreaming of Now (Shambhu)

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As I approached recording Dreaming of Now, I recalled the excitement I felt performing live at East-West Bookstore in Mountain View, CA and wanted to recreate the freshness of a live performance on my next CD. In July 2012 I booked a weekend at Fantasy Studios, Studio D, in Berkeley, CA with myself producing and […]

Continue reading about Shambhu’s “Dreaming of Now” – Production Process

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As you can imagine, producing a CD like “Dreaming of Now” takes a tremendous amount of time and effort by a team of people. Dreaming of Now features the finest musical artists on their instruments and an award winning production and engineering team.  I’ll talk more about these amazing folks in another post. I want […]

Continue reading about Shambhu’s “Dreaming of Now”: Thanks to my Friends

News on March 23rd, 2013
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At Imaginary Road Studios listening to the final mix of “Windows of Time”.  With Shambhu, Will Ackerman and Tom Eaton. This song features: Shambhu – guitars Charlie Bishart – violin George Brooks – saxophone Kai Eckhardt – bass Frank Martin – piano Jeff Haynes – percussion Celso Alberti – drums Copyright 2013 by Shambhu Published […]

Continue reading about Preview “Windows of Time” – Final Mix

News on November 20th, 2012
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Enjoy this video from a recent session at Imaginary Road Studios with cellist Eugene Friesen, producer Will Ackerman, and recording engineer Thomas Eaton. Band also features Shambhu on guitar, George Brooks on sax, Frank Martin on piano, Kai Eckhardt on bass, Celso Alberti on drum and Jeff Haynes on percussion (thanks recording engineer Corin Nelsen).

Continue reading about Shambhu CD Recording at Imaginary Road Studios

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You are cordially invited to attend a very special evening of music featuring myself performing with the gifted composer and pianist Geoffrey Menin, in a benefit performance for the Fortunate Blessings Foundation and the Save the Children: Japan Earthquake Tsunami Children in Emergency Fund. Geoffrey and I met in 1972, formed a fast friendship and […]

Continue reading about “Together Again For the First Time” (A Benefit for Japan) with Pianist Geoffrey Menin